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ERIC Number: EJ580264
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0012-1649
Family Instability and the Problem Behaviors of Children From Economically Disadvantaged Families.
Ackerman, Brian P.; Kogos, Jen; Youngstrom, Eric; Schoff, Kristen; Izard, Carroll
Developmental Psychology, v35 n1 p258-68 Jan 1999
Assessed relationship between family instability and problem behaviors at ages 5 and 7 years. Found direct, concurrent relations between family instability and preschool children's externalizing behavior in the context of other family process variables, relations between subsequent family instability and first-grade children's internalizing behavior, and an effect for persistent instability across grade. Found moderator effects for child variables. (JPB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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