Socialization values and parental control techniques: A cross-cultural analysis of child-rearing

Journal of Comparative Family Studies Vol/Iss. 23 (1) Department of Sociology, University of Calgary Published In Pages: 39-54
By Ellis, Godfrey J., Petersen, Larry R.


Valuing of conformity relative to self-reliance will be associated with use of lecturing (44).


Two hypotheses were tested which made opposite predictions. The hypothesis suggesting a positive relationship was argued to be supported.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Linear regressionSupportedUNKNOWNr-squared = 0.208 (female), 0.179 (male)UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Conformity, Emphasis OnIndependentSocialization
LecturingDependentTechniques Of Socialization