SAGE Journal Articles

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Article 1: Ylänne, V. (2016). Too old to parent? Discursive representations of late parenting in the British press. Discourse & Communication, 10(2), 176–197. doi: 10.1177/1750481315611242

Summary: Focusing on a corpus of 90 UK newspaper articles (2008–2013) on late parenting (40+), this study examines the framing via different dimensions of age in the press coverage of such parents and parenting.


Article 2: Chen-Bouck, L., & Patterson, M. M. (2017). Perceptions of parental control in China: Effects of cultural values, cultural normativeness, and perceived parental acceptance. Journal of Family Issues, 38(9), 1288–1312. doi: 10.1177/0192513X15590687

Summary: The purpose of this study was to examine Chinese young adults’ judgments, of parental control across a range of domains (e.g., clothing and friendship), whether judgments would be influenced by experimentally manipulated information regarding cultural values and cultural normativeness, and whether perceptions of parental acceptance/rejection influenced parental control judgments.


Article 3: Kim, J., Lee, S. J., Taylor, C. A., & Guterman, N. (2014). Dyadic profiles of parental disciplinary behavior and links with parenting context. Child Maltreatment, 19(2), 79–91. doi: 10.1177/1077559514532009

Summary: Using data from couples (N = 1,195) who participated in a large community-based study of families, we used maternal reports of parental discipline to examine mothers’ and fathers’ use of and patterns related to aggressive and nonviolent discipline of their 3-year-old child.