Family and peers : linking two social worlds / edited by Kathryn A. Kerns, Josefina M. Contreras, and Angela M. Neal-Barnett.

Why is it that relationships with family members predict the quality of children's relationships outside the family? This volume discusses, from a variety of critical perspectives, several mechanisms that may account for continuities across family and peer relationships.

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Kerns, Kathryn A., 1961-, Grau, Josefina M., 1960-, Neal-Barnett, Angela M., 1960-
Format: Book
Published: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2000.
Series:Praeger series in applied psychology.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Emotion regulation processes : explaining links between parent-child attachment and peer relationships / Josefina M. Contreras and Kathryn A. Kerns
  • The ecology of premature autonomy in adolescence : biological and social influences / Thomas J. Dishion, Francois Poulin, and Nani Medici Skaggs
  • Russian parenting styles and family processes : linkages with subtypes of victimization and aggression / Craig H. Hart [and others]
  • Links between adult and peer relations across four developmental periods / Carollee Howes and Holli Tonyan
  • Living in a hostile world : toward an integrated model of family, peer, and physiological processes in aggressive preschoolers / Lynn Fainsilber Katz
  • Explaining the link between parenting behavior and children's peer competence : a critical examination of the "mediating-process" hypothesis / Jacquelyn Mize, Gregory S. Pettit, and Darrell Meece
  • Parental management of adolescent peer relationships : what are its effects on friend selection? / Nina S. Mounts
  • Family-peer relationships : the role of emotion regulation, cognitive understanding, and attentional processes as mediating processes / Robin O'Neil and Ross D. Parke
  • Intimacy in preadolescence and adolescence : issues in linking parents and peers, theory, culture, and findings / Ruth Sharabany
  • Family and peer relationships and the real-world practitioner : a commentary / Angela M. Neal-Barnett.