Chapter 20. Poverty During Early Childhood

  1. Kathleen McCartney and
  2. Deborah Phillips
  1. Eric Dearing,
  2. Daniel Berry and
  3. Martha Zaslow

Published Online: 11 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757703.ch20

Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development

Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development

How to Cite

Dearing, E., Berry, D. and Zaslow, M. (2006) Poverty During Early Childhood, in Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development (eds K. McCartney and D. Phillips), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757703.ch20

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405120739

Online ISBN: 9780470757703

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Keywords:

  • poverty;
  • demography;
  • sequelae;
  • asthma;
  • postnatal

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Incidence of Poverty During Early Childhood

  • The Developmental Context of Poverty

  • Developmental Sequelae of Poverty During Early Childhood

  • Causal Inference and Practical Significance Dilemmas: Endogeneity, Effect Size, and Measurement Concerns

  • Measuring Family Economic Resources

  • Contextualizing During Early Childhood

  • Conclusion