Effects of extended family members on children’s educational attainment

A focus on the diverse effects of grandparents, uncles, and aunts
(Kyushu University)
A Quantitative Picture of Contemporary Japanese Families: Tradition and Modernity in the 21st Century (Tohoku University Press) (2013-03-28)
Title: Effects of extended family members on children’s educational attainment: A focus on the diverse effects of grandparents, uncles, and aunts
Author: ARAMAKI Sohei (荒牧 草平)
Page: 299–319
Short URL: http://tsigeto.info/qfam/book/12


Chapter 12.

1. Introduction

2. Data and variables

3. Results

4. Discussion





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The data for this secondary analysis, National Family Research of Japan 2008 {NFRJ08} by the NFRJ Committee, Japan Society of Family Sociology, was provided by the Social Science Japan Data Archive, Center for Social Research and Data Archives, Institute of Social Science, The University of Tokyo.

Earlier versions of this chapter were published as Japanese papers in the NFRJ08 Second Report (稲葉昭英・保田時男編, 2011, 『階層・ネットワーク』日本家族社会学会全国家族調査委員会, 45–60 {nfrj:nfrj08_201104_3}), and in the Japanese Journal of Family Sociology, 24(1):84–94 (2012) {DOI:10.4234/jjoffamilysociology.24.84}.

This work was supported by JSPS KAKENHI {kaken:24531069}.


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