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Children of Immigrants:: Health, Adjustment, and Public Assistance

Committee on the Health and Adjustment of Immigrant Children and Families, National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education - Social Science - 1999 - 660 pages
Immigrant children and youth are the fastest-growing segment of the U.S. population, and so their prospects bear heavily on the well-being of the country. Children of ...
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Time-Use Measurement and Research:: Report of a Workshop

National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Committee on National Statistics - Business & Economics - 2000 - 113 pages
One of the most substantial policy changes in the past decade was the elimination of the main social welfare program for poor families, Aid to Families with Dependent Children ...
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Who Cares for America's Children?

National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Panel on Child Care Policy - Social Science - 1990 - 339 pages
Few issues have aroused more heated public debate than that of day care for children of working parents. Who should be responsible for providing child care--government ...
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Youth Development and Neighborhood Influences:: Challenges and Opportunities

Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Board on Children, Youth, and Families, National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education - Social Science - 1996 - 30 pages
On January 25, 1996, the Committee on Youth Development of the Board on Children, Youth, and Families convened a workshop to examine the implications of research on social ...
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Reforming Juvenile Justice: A Developmental Approach

Committee on Assessing Juvenile Justice Reform, Committee on Law and Justice, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council - Law - 2013 - 429 pages
Adolescence is a distinct, yet transient, period of development between childhood and adulthood characterized by increased experimentation and risk-taking, a tendency to ...
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Early Childhood Assessment:: Why, What, and How

Board on Children, Youth and Families, Board on Testing and Assessment, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council, National Academies - Social Science - 2008 - 12 pages
The assessment of young children's development and learning has recently taken on new importance. Private and government organizations are developing programs to enhance the ...
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The Future of Air Traffic Control:: Human Operators and Automation

Panel on Human Factors in Air Traffic Control Automation, National Research Council, Board on Human-Systems Integration, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education - Science - 1998 - 327 pages
Automation in air traffic control may increase efficiency, but it also raises questions about adequate human control over automated systems. Following on the panel's first ...
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Governance and Opportunity in Metropolitan America

Committee on Improving the Future of U.S. Cities Through Improved Metropolitan Area Governance, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council - Social Science - 1999 - 336 pages
America's cities have symbolized the nation's prosperity, dynamism, and innovation. Even with the trend toward suburbanization, many central cities attract substantial new ...
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