Alaska Native Parents in Anchorage: Perspectives on Childrearing

Alaska Native Parents in Anchorage: Perspectives on Childrearing

By: Julie E. Sprott (author)Hardback

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Working as a health care provider and teacher at the University of Alaska, Anchorage, Julie E. Sprott designed a project intended to update childrearing information available to Alaska Native and Eskimo parents. Her book combines a scientific approach with the author's sensitivity to Native customs and acculturation processes; she advances socialization and child development theories while isolating urban Anchorage for her study. Contents: Overview of the Study; Participants' Experiences Growing Up; Parenting Beliefs and Practices; Contexts Beyond the Core Family Unit; Summary and Discussion.

About Author

Julie E. Sprott holds an M.A. in Nursing of Children, a Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology and is a certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. She lives in Anchorage.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780819188571
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 96
  • ID: 9780819188571
  • weight: 299
  • ISBN10: 0819188573

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