Gender roles in immigrant families: Parenting views, practices, and child development

Susan S. Chuang, Catherine Tamis-Lemonda

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Abstract

Ecological and acculturation frameworks are especially central to understanding the experiences of immigrant populations and to date, current research has yielded new conceptual and methodological tools for documenting the cultural and developmental processes of children and their families. This special issue of 12 articles focuses on immigrant families and the importance of gender along various dimensions: parental roles, parent-child relationships, child outcomes. The collection of articles also represents various innovative methodologies used, including quantitative and qualitative approaches.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)451-455
Number of pages5
JournalSex Roles
Volume60
Issue number7-8 SPEC. ISS.
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 2009

Keywords

  • Acculturation
  • Culture
  • Fathering
  • Immigration
  • Parent-child relationships
  • Parenting

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gender Studies
  • Social Psychology
  • Developmental and Educational Psychology

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