ERIC Number: EJ615426
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Measuring the Home Environments of Children in Early Adolescence.
Bradley, Robert H.; Corwyn, Robert F.; Caldwell, Betty M.; Whiteside-Mansell, Leanne; Mink, Iris T.
Journal of Research on Adolescence, v10 n3 p247-88 2000
Describes the development of the Early Adolescent version of the Home Observation for Measurement of the Environment (EA-HOME) Inventory. Presents information on its usefulness with African Americans, Chinese Americans, European Americans, Mexican Americans, and Dominican Americans. Notes findings indicating high interobserver agreement, with scores related to measures of family context and child development for each sociocultural group. (Author/KB)
Descriptors: Black Youth, Child Development, Chinese Americans, Cultural Differences, Dominicans, Early Adolescents, Family Environment, Hispanic American Students, Interrater Reliability, Measurement Techniques, Measures (Individuals), Psychometrics, Test Construction, Test Reliability, Test Validity, White Students
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
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