ERIC Number: EJ611822
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Early Child Care Experiences and Children's Social Competence between 1.5 and 15 Years of Age.
Campbell, Jessica J.; Lamb, Michael E.; Hwang, C. Phillip
Applied Developmental Science, v4 n3 p166-75 2000
Examined the effects of early child care experiences on children's social development between 1.5 and 15 years of age. Found that out-of-home care experiences appeared to influence social competence by fostering individual differences that remained stable through childhood and early adolescence. (Author/HTH)
Descriptors: Children, Day Care Effects, Early Adolescents, Early Experience, Individual Development, Interpersonal Competence, Longitudinal Studies, Peer Relationship
Published by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 10 Industrial Avenue, Mahway, NJ 07430.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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