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Title Growing up Hispanic : health and development of children of immigrants / edited by Nancy S. Landale, Susan McHale, and Alan Booth

Publ Info Washington, DC : Urban Institute Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  E184.S75 G76 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  E184.S75 G76 2010    DUE 09-02-14
Descript xvi, 388 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
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Note " ... based on papers presented at the 16th Annual Penn State Symposium on Family Issues in October 2008"--Pref
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The Social Contexts of Children and Youth in Hispanic Immigrant Families -- Nowhere near the same: the neighborhoods of Latino children / Richard Alba ... [et al.] -- Economic integration of Latino immigrants in new and traditional rural destinations in the United States / Randy Capps, Heather Koball, and William Kandel -- On the intergenerational mobility of U.S. Hispanics / Stephen J. Trejo -- Psychological implications of demographic trends in Latino children's neighborhoods / Stephen M. Quintana -- Structure and Process in Hispanic Immigrant Families and Their Implications for the Development of Children and Youth -- Structure and process in Mexican-origin families and their implications for youth development / Kimberly A. Updegraff and Adriana J. Umana-Taylor -- Structure and acculturation: explaining outcomes for children in Mexican American families / Jennifer Van Hook -- Moving beyond the mother-child dyad in prevention planning for Latino families: dads and siblings matter, too! / Rosalie Corona -- Mexican-origin children in the United States: language, family circumstances, and public policy / Donald J. Hernandez ... [et al.] -- Schooling and the Development of Children and Youth in Hispanic Immigrant Families -- Facing the challenges of educating Latino immigrant-origin students / Carola Suarez-Orozco, Francisco X. Gaytan, and Ha Yeon Kim -- The challenges of educating Latino students: engaging parents as partners / Katharine M. Donato and Melissa Marschall -- Latino academic achievement and dropping out of school / Suet-ling Pong -- The academic desire of students from Latin American backgrounds / Andrew J. Fuligni -- Access to Health Care and Well-Being of Children and Youth from Hispanic Immigrant Families -- A sociocultural framework for understanding the mechanisms behind behavioral health and educational service disparities in immigrant Hispanic children / Margarita Alegria ... [et al.] -- Where policy intervenes: an application of Alegria's sociocultural framework for understanding health and service disparities of immigrant Hispanic children / Deborah Roempke Graefe -- Observations on the mental health of Mexican American youth / Robert E. Roberts and Catherine R. Roberts -- Reducing the unequal burden of mental health for Hispanic children in immigrant families / Cheryl Anne Boyce -- The bumpy road ahead for Hispanic families / Matthew Hall and Anna R. Soli
LC subject Latin Americans -- United States -- Social conditions -- Congresses
Children of immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions -- Congresses
Hispanic American children -- Social conditions -- Congresses
Mesh Subject Delivery of Health Care -- United States
Hispanic Americans -- United States
Adolescent -- United States
Child -- United States
Residence Characteristics -- United States
Socioeconomic Factors -- United States
Add Author Landale, Nancy
McHale, Susan
Booth, Alan, 1935-
National Symposium on Family Issues (16th : 2008 : Pennsylvania State University)
ISBN 9780877667636 (alk. paper)
0877667632 (alk. paper)