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Determinants of out-of-school childcare arrangements among children in single-mother and two-parent families

Resource Type: Reports & Papers
Author(s): Brandon, Peter D.; Hofferth, Sandra L.;
Date Issued: 2003
Publisher(s): Elsevier Science (Firm)
Description: An examination of the influence of income, maternal employment hours, parental preference, and perceived risk to children on the out of school hours care choices of both single mothers and parents in two-working-parent families, based on data collected from a multistage-stratified sample of households from across the United States
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Funder(s): National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (U.S.)
Journal Title: Social Science Research
Volume Number: 32
Issue Number: 1
Page Range: 129-147
Topics: Parents & Families > Selection Of Child Care & Early Education Arrangements

Parents & Families > Parent/Family Practices and Structure
Country: United States
ISSN: 1096-0317 Online
0049-089X Paper
Peer Reviewed: yes
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