TITLE

Working mother facts

PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Working Mother;Oct99, p144
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites a study from Ohio State University on the fears of young children. Boys' fear of snakes, monsters and scary theme-park rides; Girls' fear of thunderstorms and the dark.
ACCESSION #
2276081

 

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