This paper is published in Volume-6, Issue-5, 2020
Area
Psychology
Author
Monalisha Majumder
Co-authors
Dr Bidita Das
Org/Univ
Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, Assam, India
Pub. Date
30 September, 2020
Paper ID
V6I5-1272
Publisher
Keywords
Emotional Maturity, Birth Order, First Born, Last Born, Mann Whitney U-Test

Citationsacebook

IEEE
Monalisha Majumder, Dr Bidita Das. A study on emotional maturity and birth order, International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology, www.IJARIIT.com.

APA
Monalisha Majumder, Dr Bidita Das (2020). A study on emotional maturity and birth order. International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology, 6(5) www.IJARIIT.com.

MLA
Monalisha Majumder, Dr Bidita Das. "A study on emotional maturity and birth order." International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology 6.5 (2020). www.IJARIIT.com.

Abstract

In this paper, an attempt has been made to study the effect of Birth Order i.e. the order in which a person is born into their family on the emotional maturity of the person. It plays a significant role on the development of the child due to relationship with siblings and elders, expectations from parents etc. So in this paper, we will discuss about What is Birth Order? What is Emotional Maturity? How birth order affects the individual’s emotional maturity? Why the study was conducted? Whether there is any difference between the emotional maturity of the First born and the Second/ Last born or not. The Emotional maturity scale by Y Singh and M Bhargava has been used for data collection and the statistical technique MANN WHITNEY U-TEST has also been used and the results are discussed.
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