Chaos and its influence on children's development : an ecological perspective / edited by Gary W. Evans and Theodore D. Wachs ; contributors, Brian P. Ackerman [and twenty-four others].

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Book
Language
English
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First edition.
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  • Washington, District of Columbia : American Psychological Association, 2010.
  • ©2010
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1 online resource (277 p.)

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Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index.
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Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Contributors""; ""Foreword""; ""Preface""; ""Part I Foundations""; ""Chapter 1 Chaos in Context""; ""Chapter 2 Chaos and the Diverging Fortunes of American Children: A Historical Perspective""; ""Part II Chaos at the Microsystem Level""; ""Chapter 3 Physical and Psychosocial Turmoil in the Home and Cognitive Development""; ""Chapter 4 The Dynamics of Family Chaos and Its Relation to Children's Socioemotional Well-Being""; ""Chapter 5 Child-Care Chaos and Child Development""; ""Chapter 6 Chaos Outside the Home: The School Environment""
  • ""Chapter 7 Viewing Microsystem Chaos Through a Bronfenbrenner Bioecological Lens""""Chapter 8 The Role of Temporal and Spatial Instability in Child Development""; ""Part III Chaos at the Mesosystem Level""; ""Chapter 9 From Home to Day Care: Chaos in the Family/Child-Care Mesosystem""; ""Chapter 10 Disorder, Turbulence, and Resources in Children's Homes and Neighborhoods""; ""Part IV Chaos at the Exosystem Level""; ""Chapter 11 Neighborhood Chaos and Children's Development: Questions and Contradictions""; ""Chapter 12 Parent Employment and Chaos in the Family""
  • ""Part V Chaos at the Macrosystem Level""""Chapter 13 Well-Being, Chaos, and Culture: Sustaining a Meaningful Daily Routine""; ""Chapter 14 Chaos and the Macrosetting: The Role of Poverty and Socioeconomic Status""; ""Chapter 15 An Ecological Framework for the Refugee Experience: What Is the Impact on Child Development?""; ""Part VI Conclusions""; ""Chapter 16 Dynamic Developmental Systems: Chaos and Order""; ""Index""; ""About the Editors""
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1-4338-0833-1
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