Show simple item record Vielhaber, Donna Marie en_US 2007-06-01T19:20:09Z 2007-06-01T19:20:09Z 1999-12-01T00:00:00Z en_US
dc.description.abstract This qualitative study explored the interaction within a mother-father dyad regardi g child discipline of their preschool child in terms of: (a) their perceived discipline roles, (b) the socialization of parenting discipline style, (c) communication patterns regarding discipline, and (d) discipline problem solving and decision processes. A focused-ethnographic design was used to guide the research process. A purposive sample of 8 mother-father dyads, recruited from daycare, nursery school, and parent support group settings, participated in the study. The conceptual framework guiding this study is family interaction theory within the context of family developmental theory. Data analysis included content analysis of the interview transcripts and field notes to identify categories and themes. Data analysis revealed three themes: Learning About Discipline Takes a Life Time; Discipline: So What About It? and parents: The Discipline Team. (Abstract shortened by UMI.) en_US
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dc.title Disciplining preschool children, parent interaction en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/masterThesis
dc.type master thesis en_US Nursing en_US Master of Nursing (M.N.) en_US

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