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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 7, Issue:9, September, 2018

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2018.7(9): 2490-2594

The Influence of Gender on the Mother- Child Interaction
Reetu Devi1*, Shanti Balda2, Vijay Kumar3 and Pinki Rani4
1I.C.College of Home Science CCS, HAU Hisar, Haryana, India 2Department of Human Development and Family Studies, CCS, HAU, Hisar, Haryana, India 3Department of Economic and Statistical Analysis, Haryana, India 4FGM College, Mundi Adampur, Haryana, India
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Temperament is an individual's innate style of responding to the environment in both behavioural and emotional ways. Hisar district of Haryana state was selected for the present study. From Hisar district village Dobhi was selected purposively. 50 boys and 50 girls in the age group of 6 to 8 years were selected randomly from village Dobhi. Mothers of these children also participated in the study. Hence, the total sample for the study was 200 (50 boys and 50 girls and 100 mothers). There were two types of variables in the study i.e. independent and dependent variable. A dependent variable is a variable presumed to be affected by one or more independent variables. Mother-child Interaction was taken as dependent variable. Inventory was prepared and used. Result revealed that significant association between affection (χ2 = 5.79*), responsiveness (χ2 = 10.07*) and teaching (χ2 = 11.57*) domains of mother-child interaction with sex of the child.

Keywords: Temperament, Sex, Emotions, Responsiveness, Encouragement and mother-child interaction

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Reetu Devi, Shanti Balda, Vijay Kumar and Pinki Rani. 2018. The Influence of Gender on the Mother- Child Interaction.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 7(9): 2490-2594. doi:
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