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ERIC Number: EJ438213
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0012-1649
Effects of Maternal Employment and Child-Care Arrangements on Preschoolers' Cognitive and Behavioral Outcomes: Evidence from the Children of the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth.
Baydar, Nazli; Brooks-Gunn, Jeanne
Developmental Psychology, v27 n6 p932-45 Nov 1991
Secondary analyses indicated that maternal employment in children's first year had detrimental effects on cognitive and behavioral development. Grandmother care was beneficial for the cognitive development of children in poverty. For behavioral development, mother care was beneficial for boys and babysitter care for girls. (BC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: National Longitudinal Survey of Youth