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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