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Authors: Sarah O. Meadows, Sara S. Mclanahan, Jean T. Knab
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: families, children, traditional, non, trajectories, economic
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Using data from the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study this paper examines associations between family structure and economic trajectories during the first five years after a child’s birth, paying special attention to non-traditional families. Among families with stable structures, married-parent families have the highest economic wellbeing, followed by cohabiting-parent families and......
ISBN: 083301134X,
Authors: M. Audrey Burnam, Lisa S. Meredith, Cathy D. Sherbourne, R. Burciaga Valdez, Georges Vernez
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: readiness, soldier, families, army
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During the 1980s, Army families became more diverse and complex, paralleling trends in the civilian world. As these changes have developed, Army families have called for improved family and quality-of-life programs. The Army leadership has expressed concern that family needs, if unmet, could reduce soldiers’ readiness, retention, and overall well-being. To determine how extensive such needs ......
Author: Lindsay Daugherty
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: families, care, using, center, aren, hispanic, choices, child
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Hispanic children are likely to make up a large portion of those who are targeted by new public initiatives in early childhood education because they are the fastest-growing segment of the child population in the United States. They are a particularly large segment of the population in California, where they account for 59 percent of the population of children under age 5 in Los Angeles County. Ye......
Author: Robert F. Schoeni
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: familial, assistance, displace, children, families, dependent, aid
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Proponents of reducing welfare assistance argue that the family would respond to the increased need of single mothers by providing more assistance if the state lowered welfare benefits. The objective of this study is to estimate whether income received from AFDC displaces private familial assistance in the form of cash and time help. It is found that displacement is precisely estimated among black......
Authors: M. Rebecca Kilburn, Shannon Maloney
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: priorities, application, unique, framework, identifying, parishes, bossier, investments, children, families, caddo
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In Louisiana, the Community Foundation of Shreveport-Bossier pools funds from sources in Caddo and Bossier Parishes, manages the funds, and allocates the funding within the two-parish region. (The City of Shreveport is in Caddo Parish; the city of Bossier City is in Bossier Parish.) In 2008, the foundation selected education, health, and poverty as priority areas for its investments in children an......
ISBN: 082138208X, 9780821382080
Author: Unknown
Source: publications.worldbank.org
Keywords: impact, women, poverty, families, improving, peru, sensitive, approaches, extractive, industry, gender
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Directions in Development : DID - Energy and MiningEnglish; Paperback; 212 pages; 6x9Published November 11, 2010 by World BankISBN: 978-0-8213-8208-0; SKU: 18208 Large amounts of ‘development assistance’ in the form ofinfrastructure and social programs are annually made available tocommunities across Peru due the presence of extractive industrycompanies. These investments however do ......
ISBN: 0309052300, 9780309052306
Authors: sarah S. Brown, Leon Eisenberg, Editors; Committee On Unintended Pregnancy, Institute Of Medicine
Source: www.nap.edu
Keywords: families, children, pregnancy, unintended, intentions
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Experts estimate that nearly 60 percent of all U.S. pregnancies--and 81 percent of pregnancies among adolescents--are unintended. Yet the topic of preventing these unintended pregnancies has long been treated gingerly because of personal sensitivities and public controversies, especially the angry debate over abortion. Additionally, child welfare advocates long have overlooked the connection betwe......
ISBN: 0309053404, 9780309053402
Authors: committee To Study The Feasibility Of,, Need For, Epidemiologic Studies Of Adverse Reproductive Outcomes In The Families Of Atomic Veterans, Institute Of Medicine
Source: www.nap.edu
Keywords: feasibility, epidemiologic, studies, veterans, atomic, reproductive, outcomes, families, adverse
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Over the past several decades, public concern over exposure to ionizing radiation has increased. This concern has manifested itself in different ways depending on the perception of risk to different individuals and different groups and the circumstances of their exposure. One such group are those U.S. servicemen (the "Atomic Veterans" who participated in the atmospheric testing of nuclear weapons ......
ISBN: 1429018585, 9781429018586
Author: William Meade
Source: www.ebookdb.org
Keywords: virginia, families, ministers, churches, old
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Publisher: Applewood BooksPublished Time: Applewood BooksPages: 518"With our American Philosophy and Religion series, Applewood reissues many primary sources published throughout American history. Through these books, scholars, interpreters, students, and non-academics alike can see the thoughts and beliefs of Americans who came before us."......
ISBN: 1406517461, 9781406517460
Authors: Francis Galton, By (author) Edgar Schuster
Source: www.bookdepository.com
Keywords: galton, edgar, schuster, francis, science, families, modern, noteworthy
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Title Noteworthy Families (Modern Science)Authors and contributors By (author) Francis Galton, By (author) Edgar SchusterPhysical properties Format: PaperbackNumber of pages: 112Width: 152 mmHeight: 229 mmThickness: 6 mmWeight: 177 gAudience General/tradeISBN ISBN 13: 9781406517460ISBN 10: 1406517461Classifications Nielsen BookScan Product Class: S3.0BICMainSubject: JBKPublisher ......
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