Sibling Helping Relationships

  • Victor G. Cicirelli

Abstract

Over the life span and in most cultures, siblings carry out a great variety of helping and supportive acts for one another. Such acts range from caregiving and teaching in childhood to exchange of goods and services in adulthood to social support and caregiving in old age (Weisner, 1989b).

Keywords

Adult Child Aggressive Relation Young Sibling Sibling Relationship Family Obligation 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Victor G. Cicirelli
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  1. 1.Purdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA

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