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Kessenich Anne T., 2006
Reports & Papers
A study using data from the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study: Kindergarten Class of 1998-1999 to examine the effects of parenting practices (levels of warmth, spanking) and kindergarten curricula on third grade children's social competence and…
Lynch Jacqueline, Anderson Jim, Anderson Ann, Shapiro Jon, 2006
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
An examination of the range of parents' self-reported literacy beliefs and the relationship between these beliefs and how they help their preschool-aged children learn emergent literacy skills
Hand Kelly, Wise Sarah, 2006
Reports & Papers
A study in Australia of the efforts of child care center workers and family child care providers to understand parental childrearing practices, based on data from a study of ethnically diverse child care workers
Hand Kelly, Wise Sarah, 2006
Executive Summary
A summary of a study in Australia of the efforts of child care center workers and family child care providers to understand parental childrearing practices, based on data from a study of ethnically diverse child care workers
Shears Jeffrey, Robinson JoAnn, 2005
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
An investigation into the influence of fathers' parenting beliefs and level of modernity on their children's development, based on a sample of 525 biological fathers and stepfathers participating in the Early Head Start Research and Demonstration…
Mulvaney Matthew K., 2005
Reports & Papers
A two-part study examining the influence of corporal punishment across infancy and early childhood using longitudinal analyses performed on data from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Study of Early Childhood Care and…
Galtry Judith, Callister Paul, 2005
Literature Review
Peer Reviewed
A review of literature on concerns associated with parental leave, encompassing mothers' labor market outcomes, childbirth and maternal recovery, parent-infant bonding, children?s cognitive development, breastfeeding, and gender equity objectives
Dallaire Danielle H., Weinraub Marsha, 2005
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A study of the relative and absolute stability of parenting behaviors over the first 6 years of children?s lives, based on observed interaction tasks between parents and children in a sample of 1,364 participants enrolled in the Study of Early Child…
Magnuson Katherine A., Waldfogel Jane, 2005
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A study of the association between child care use and parents' use of physical discipline, based on data from the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study, Kindergarten Class of 1998-99 (ECLS-K)
Ispa Jean M., Halgunseth Linda C., 2004
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
An investigation into the attitudes of African-American mothers on corporal punishment, using qualitative data from interviews with nine low-income African-American mothers
Beckert Troy E., Strom Paris S., Strom Robert D., Yang Cheng-Ta, Huang Nei-Yuh, Lin Yu-Wei, 2004
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A study investigating the child-rearing patterns and attitudes of 223 mothers and 200 fathers of children three to six years of age in Taiwan
NICHD Early Child Care Research Network, 2004
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A study on the association between the parenting behaviors and beliefs of fathers and mothers and their children?s social transition into school, based on a sample of 648 children and their married parents from the National Institute of Child Health…
Caughy Margaret O'Brien, Nautiyal Charu, Miller Therese L., Genevro Janice L., Huang Keng-Yen, 2003
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
An examination of the effects of Healthy Steps (HS), a national demonstration project to provide support for parents of young children through the pediatrician?s office, in changing discipline strategies used by participants when the child was…
Minkovitz Cynthia Schaffer, Hughart Nancy, Strobino Donna M., Scharfstein Daniel, Grason Holly, Hou William, Miller Tess, Bishai David, Augustyn Marilyn, McLearn Kathryn Taaffe, Guyer Bernard, 2003
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
An evaluation of The Healthy Steps for Young Children program?s effectiveness in increasing quality of care related to developmental and behavioral services for children in the first three years of life and in affecting parenting practices regarding…
McCabe Lisa A., Brooks-Gunn Jeanne, 2003
Other
An evaluation of three home visitation programs that focus on pre- and perinatal care: the Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP), the Healthy Families America (HFA) program, and the Healthy Steps (HS) for Young Children program