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- DescriptionA monograph that investigates personal storytelling as a medium of socialization in two disparate cultural worlds. It combines ethnography, longitudinal home observations, and micro-level analysis of everyday talk to study this problem in Taiwanese families in Taipei and European-American families in Longwood, Chicago.
- Author BiographyPeggy J Miller is Professor of Communication and Professor of Psychology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She has published extensively on socialization through everyday talk in diverse communities, with a focus on cultural and social class comparisons. Her research is interdisciplinary, drawing upon developmental psychology, cultural psychology, communication studies and anthropology. Heidi Fung is a Research Fellow at the Institute of Ethnology, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan. She received her doctoral training in the Committee on Human Development at the University of Chicago. Her research involves the socialization of emotion, daily disciplinary and moral training practices, and childrearing beliefs across cultures. Shumin Lin is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Anthropology at the University fo South Florida. She received her PhD in 2009 from the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She is committed to understanding the role language plays in the processes of socialization across the lifespan and in the construction of social inequality. Eva Chian-Hui Chen is Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at the Benedictine College in Kansas. She received her PhD in developmental psychology in 2011 from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her research focuses on children's socialiation and women's lives in the context of transnational marriage families. Benjamin R Boldt earned his BS degree from the University ofIllinois at Urbana-Champaign with a double major in Psychology and Molecular and Cellular Biology.
- Author(s)Benjamin Boldt,Eva Chian-Hui Chen,Heidi Fung,Peggy J. Miller,Shumin Lin
- PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons Inc
- Date of Publication08/03/2012
- GenreSociology & Anthropology: Professional
- Series TitleMonographs of the Society for Research in Child Development
- Place of PublicationNew York
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintJohn Wiley & Sons Inc
- Content Noteblack & white tables
- Weight210 g
- Width152 mm
- Height226 mm
- Spine8 mm
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