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Gender and AttachmentRepresentations in thePreschool YearsComparisons Between Five Countries

Bibliographic reference Pierrehumbert, Blaise ; Santecelis, Maria Pia ; Ibanez, Margarita ; Alberdi, Maika ; Ongari, Barbara ; et. al. Gender and AttachmentRepresentations in thePreschool YearsComparisons Between Five Countries. In: Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, Vol. 40, p. 543-566 (2009)
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