ERIC Number: EJ628838
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
The Family Dynamics of Intellectual Development.
Zajonc, R. B.
American Psychologist, v56 n6-7 p490-96 Jun-Jul 2001
Birth order effects on intellectual performance show both positive and negative results. Considers the intellectual aspects of siblings' changing environments, explaining that birth order and family size effects depend crucially on the age at which children are tested. Within-family data conceal patterns of aggregate effects that are revealed by cross-sectional data. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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