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Publication details [#11797]

Eisenmann, Barbara. 1997. Gender Differences in Early Mother-Child Interactions: Talking about an Imminent Event. Discourse Processes 24 (2/3) : 309–335. 26 pp.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
English
Place, Publisher
Ablex Publishing Company
ISBN
0163-853X

Annotation

Maternal styles of speech in relation to child gender are examined. Results reaffirm two different speech modes that can be statistically related to child gender: a more elaborative style with daughters as opposed to a non-elaborative style with sons.