The antecedents of child training: a cross-cultural test of some hypotheses

Mothers of six cultures: antecedents of child rearing John Wiley and Sons New York Published In Pages: 164-175, 343-346
By Minturn, Leigh, Lambert, William


". . . mothers who contribute to the family income, and who therefore have extensive duties other than child care, are less permissive about insubordination from their children than are mothers who are less burdened with chores that are unrelated to their children" (172)


No significant relationships found. There is a general trend for lower permissiveness with higher contribution to subsistence.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Comparison of percentagesPartially supportedUNKNOWNUNKNOWNUNKNOWN