W1C428 R1 Do you have a stepmother living with you when you are with your father?
W1C429 R2 How far do you think your stepmother would like you to go in school?
1 Less than high school graduate
2 High school graduate
3 Vocational or technical school
4 Junior college degree
5 4-year college degree (B.A., B.S.)
6 Master's degree
7 Ph.D. or professional degree (medicine, dentistry, law, etc.)-9 Missing
W1C430 R3 Does the issue of household work ever come up between you and her?
1 No, we do not discuss this
2 Yes, we sometimes discuss household work (go to N3A)
W1C431 R3A Does she want you to do more household work, less household work, or is she satisfied with the amount you do?
1 More household work
2 Less household work
3 She is satisfied
W1C432 R3B When she wants you to do some household work, what does she usually do?
1 She just insists that I do it
2 She asks or suggests that I do it
3 She leaves it up to me
W1C433 R3C When she wants you to do some household work, how free do you feel to openly disagree with her?
1 Very free
2 Somewhat free
3 Not very free
4 Not at all free
W1C434 R4 Have you been to your stepmother's place of work?
1 Does not apply, because she is not employed
3 Yes (go to N4A)
W1C435 R4A How often have you gone there?
1 More than once a week
2 About once a week
3 About once a month
4 Not every month but several times a year
5 Once or twice a year
6 Less than once a year
W1C436 R5 How often does she talk to you about her work?
W1C437 R6 Does she spend enough time with you, or do you wish she spent more time with you?
1 Spends enough time
2 Wish she spent a little more time with me
3 Wish she spent a lot more time with me
W1C438 R7 How much do you want to be like the kind of person she is when you're an adult?
1 A lot
2 Quite a bit
3 Just a little
4 Not at all
W1C439 R8 How close do you feel to her?
1 Extremely close
2 Quite close
3 Fairly close
4 Not close at all
W1C440 R9 How often do you do things with her that you enjoy?
W1C441 R10 When you are faced with personal concerns and decisions, do you talk them over with her?
W1C442 R11 How often does she talk over important decisions that she has to make with you?
W1C443 R12 How often does she listen to your side of an argument?
Q. My Natural Father (W1, 1988)
S. My Natural Mother (W1, 1988)