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Title: A conceptual critique of parenting research in Hong Kong
Authors: Fok, HK
Shek, DTL 
Keywords: Chinese
Conceptual review
Hong Kong
Indigenous parenting
Issue Date: Jun-2011
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
Source: International journal of adolescent medicine and health, June 2011, v. 23, no. 2, p. 101-107 How to cite?
Journal: International journal of adolescent medicine and health 
Abstract: Parenting processes have been investigated for over 30 years in Hong Kong. Three conceptual limitations are identified, based on 90 studies selected from the PsycINFO database: lack of investigation of indigenous parenting concepts; lack of investigation of causes, concomitants and consequences of the parenting process; and lack of alternative explanations for results. Suggestions for improvement are also made in each area. Limitations of the present study are discussed.
ISSN: 0334-0139 (print)
2191-0278 (online)
DOI: 10.1515/IJAMH.2011.018
Rights: ©2011 by Walter de Gruyter. The journal web site is located at
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