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Parenting in Australian families : a comparative study of Anglo, Torres Strait Islander, and Vietnamese communities

Author: Violet Kolar; Grace Soriano; Australian Institute of Family Studies.
Publisher: Melbourne : Australian Institute of Family Studies, c[2000]
Series: Research report (Australian Institute of Family Studies), no. 5.
Edition/Format:   Print book : 3.5 in. disc : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Based on data collected as part of the Parenting-21 project conducted by the Institute from 1996 to 1998, this report describes how Australian parents are raising their children, by focusing on parents' beliefs and child rearing practices. It explores the influence of cultural background on those beliefs and practices by comparing parents from various cultural groups.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Violet Kolar; Grace Soriano; Australian Institute of Family Studies.
ISBN: 0642394849 9780642394842
OCLC Number: 223046330
Description: x, 67 pages ; 30 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Parenting and the socio-cultural context --
Ecological framework --
Similarities and differences in parenting --
Contemporary parenting --
Perceptions of children and childhood --
Cross-cultural research in Australia --
3. The Parenting-21 study --
Australia's cultural context --
Brief profile of three cultural communities --
Method --
Sample selection --
Demographic profile --
Research instruments --
Analysis and interpretation --
Limitations of methodology --
4. The wider social context --
What it means to be a parent --
Learning about parenting --
Responsibility for parenting and household tasks --
How parents judge themselves --
Satisfaction with parenting approach --
Influence of wider social context --
Parental support networks --
The role of the extended family --
5. Parenting in practice --
Parental values desired for children --
How parental values were taught --
Importance of household chores and rules --
Discipline --
Parents' long-term goals and aspirations --
6. Conclusions.<À.
Series Title: Research report (Australian Institute of Family Studies), no. 5.
Responsibility: Violet Kolar and Grace Soriano.

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"Based on data collected as part of the Parenting-21 project conducted by the Institute from 1996 to 1998, this report describes how Australian parents are raising their children, by focusing on parents' beliefs and child rearing practices. It explores the influence of cultural background on those beliefs and practices by comparing parents from various cultural groups.

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