Children in Poverty : Child Development and Public Policy

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Children in Poverty : Child Development and Public Policy

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  • 言語 ENG,ENG
  • 商品コード 9780521391627
  • DDC分類 362.7086942

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The number of children living in poverty in the United States increased dramatically during the 1980s and remains high. Why are so many children growing up in poor families? What are the effects of poverty on children's physical, cognitive, social, and emotional development? What role can public policy and policy research play in preventing or alleviating the damaging effects of poverty on children? Children in Poverty examines these questions, focusing on the child rather than on parents' income or self-sufficiency.

Table of Contents

Preface
1. Children in poverty: developmental and
policy issues
2. The economic environment of childhood
3. The role of mother-only families in
reproducing poverty
4. The association between adolescent parenting
and childhood poverty
5. The strain of living poor: parenting, social
support, and child mental health
6. The health of poor children: problems and
programs
7. With a little help: children in poverty and
child care
8. Poverty, early childhood education, and
academic competence: the Abecedarian experiment
9. Educational acceleration for at-risk students
10. Cost-benefit and cost-effectiveness
analyses of interventions for children in
poverty
11. Effective progras for children growing up
in concentrated poverty
12. Antecedents, consequences, and possible
solutions for poverty among children
Author index
Subject index.