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Poverty and Developmental Potential

  • Patrice Engle
Part of the Palgrave Studies on Children and Development book series (PSCD)

Abstract

Longitudinal studies permit us to understand factors influencing an individual’s development by observing the impact of changes over time. This chapter outlines key theoretical perspectives from developmental psychology that can be used to understand and interpret longitudinal data from different cultural and economic contexts.

Keywords

Maternal Depression National Scientific Council Stereotype Threat Child Poverty Developmental System Theory 
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