Dissertation defense Joyce EndendijkJoyce

On Tuesday April 21, Joyce Endendijk will defend her thesis Heroes and Housewives; The Role of Gender and Gender Stereotypes in Parenting and Child Development. The thesis reports on the longitudinal Boys will be boys? project , focusing on fathers’ and mothers’ interactions with two children within one family as well as interactions between the siblings.

See also two publications from Joyce's thesis:

Endendijk, J.J., Groeneveld, M.G., Mesman, J., Van der Pol, L.D., Van Berkel, S.R., Hallers-Haalboom, E.T., & Bakermans-Kranenburg, M.J. (2014). Boys don’t play with dolls: Mothers’ and fathers’ gender talk during picture book reading. Parenting: Science and Practice, 14, 141-161.

Endendijk, J.J., Groeneveld, M., Van Berkel, S.R., Hallers-Haalboom, E.T., Mesman, J., & Bakermans-Kranenburg, M.J. (2013). Gender stereotypes in the family context: Mothers, fathers, and siblings. Sex Roles, 68, 577-590.