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Documents the allocation of resources to child development made by parents, government, and others during this critical period of development.
Dec 31, 2001
Anticipatory Guidance: What Information Do Parents Receive? What Information Do They Want?
Dec 31, 2000
This volume focuses on indicators for care of children and adolescents.
Jan 1, 2000
An Analysis of the Child and Adult Care Food Program in Child Care Centers
Jan 1, 1999
Development of a quality of care measurement system for children and adolescents : methodological considerations and comparisons with a system for adult women
Dec 31, 1998
This report examines the implementation and outcomes of the Military Child Care Act of 1989 (MCCA).
Dec 31, 1997
Service costs and utilization patterns of children in carved-out behavioral health care plans were examined and compared with those of adults.
Examines the influence of importance ratings of intrinsic and extrinsic characteristics of child care on parents' choice of care, using data from the National Longitudinal Survey-72.
Dec 31, 1996
Military child care : toward an integrated delivery system
Dec 31, 1995
Seventy percent of Latino children and 53% of African-American children were fully immunized or up-to-date (UTD) at 3 months of age.
The author finds that working mothers care more about convenience aspects of care that affect their daily lives than the features of care that might promote their child's development.
Dec 31, 1991
Child development researchers and practitioners have explored in detail the characteristics of child care that provide the best environment for children.
Dec 31, 1990