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Low-income families' selection of child care for their young children

Resource Type: Reports & Papers
Author(s): Tang, Sandra; Coley, Rebekah Levine; Votruba-Drzal, Elizabeth;
Date Issued: October, 2012
Description: An assessment of the relationship between child care type experienced by low income urban preschoolers and child characteristics, mother characteristics, city of residence, mother's psychological resources, and child care preferences, based on data from 802 children drawn from the first and second waves of the Three-City Study, a longitudinal, multi-method analysis of the well-being of low income children and families in Boston, San Antonio, and Chicago following welfare reform
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Funder(s): National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (U.S.) ; University of Pittsburgh. Central Research Development Fund
Journal Title: Children and Youth Services Review
Volume Number: 34
Issue Number: 10
Page Range: 2002-2011
Topics: Children & Child Development

Parents & Families

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Country: United States
States: ILLINOIS, MASSACHUSETTS, TEXAS
ISSN: 0190-7409 Paper
1873-7765 Online
Peer Reviewed: yes
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Welfare, Children, and Families: A Three-City Study


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