The Resource The well-being of children and families : research and data needs, Arland Thornton, editor

The well-being of children and families : research and data needs, Arland Thornton, editor

Label
The well-being of children and families : research and data needs
Title
The well-being of children and families
Title remainder
research and data needs
Statement of responsibility
Arland Thornton, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ767.9
LC item number
.W455 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2001 H-488
  • WA 310
NLM item number
W447 2001
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thornton, Arland
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Child welfare
  • Families
  • Child Welfare
  • Family Relations
  • Research
  • Enfants
  • Enfants
  • Famille
  • Child welfare
  • Children
  • Families
  • Enfants
  • Parents et enfants
  • Familiensoziologie
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Familie
  • Sozialhilfe
  • Kind
  • Unterhalt
  • Kosten
  • USA
Label
The well-being of children and families : research and data needs, Arland Thornton, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overview and historical perspectives. Introduction and overview -- A few cautionary tales from the history of longitudinal research in America. Conceptualizing and measuring family and child well-being. What are good child outcomes? -- Monitoring child health and well-being in large population surveys -- Compelling family processes -- Rethinking family structure and single parenthood: implications for future studies of African-American families and children. Population renewal and genetic and physiological foundations. Behavioral genetic research designs and social policy studies -- Stress physiology, health, and behavioral development. Culture, values, and preferences. Values and beliefs in the lives of children and families -- Cultural influences on children's and families' well-being -- Economic perspectives on altruism and the family. Family structure and decision making. Marriage, divorce, and intergenerational relationships -- Bargaining and distribution in families. Schools, neighborhoods, and public policy. Schools, teachers, and parents -- Getting context right in quantitative studies of child development -- Public policy and family and child well-being -- Using community data to improve analysis of how child well-being is produced. Recommendations. Recommendations
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 465 pages
Isbn
9780472097586
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
00011173
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45002068
  • (OCoLC)ocm45002068
Label
The well-being of children and families : research and data needs, Arland Thornton, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overview and historical perspectives. Introduction and overview -- A few cautionary tales from the history of longitudinal research in America. Conceptualizing and measuring family and child well-being. What are good child outcomes? -- Monitoring child health and well-being in large population surveys -- Compelling family processes -- Rethinking family structure and single parenthood: implications for future studies of African-American families and children. Population renewal and genetic and physiological foundations. Behavioral genetic research designs and social policy studies -- Stress physiology, health, and behavioral development. Culture, values, and preferences. Values and beliefs in the lives of children and families -- Cultural influences on children's and families' well-being -- Economic perspectives on altruism and the family. Family structure and decision making. Marriage, divorce, and intergenerational relationships -- Bargaining and distribution in families. Schools, neighborhoods, and public policy. Schools, teachers, and parents -- Getting context right in quantitative studies of child development -- Public policy and family and child well-being -- Using community data to improve analysis of how child well-being is produced. Recommendations. Recommendations
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 465 pages
Isbn
9780472097586
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
00011173
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45002068
  • (OCoLC)ocm45002068

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