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Families in an Era of Increasing Inequality

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 Diverging Destinies Revisited
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    Chapter 2 Divergent Responses to Family Inequality
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    Chapter 3 Diverging Destinies in Rural America
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    Chapter 4 Diverging Destinies Revisited: The Threat to Child Development and Social Mobility
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    Chapter 5 Inequality Begins at Home: The Role of Parenting in the Diverging Destinies of Rich and Poor Children
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    Chapter 6 Subjective Rationality, Parenting Styles, and Investments in Children
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    Chapter 7 Inequality Begins Outside the Home: Putting Parental Educational Investments into Context
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    Chapter 8 Stressful Life Experiences and Contexts: The Effects on Parents and Parenting
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    Chapter 9 Diverse Pathways: Rethinking the Transition to Adulthood
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    Chapter 10 The Transition to Adulthood Matters
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    Chapter 11 The Family Foundation: What Do Class and Family Structure Have to Do with the Transition to Adulthood?
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    Chapter 12 Different Social Class Dimensions Play Different Roles in the Transition to Adulthood
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    Chapter 13 No Way Out: Dealing with the Consequences of Changes in Family Composition
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    Chapter 14 Struggling to Stay Afloat: Dynamic Models of Poverty-related Adversity and Child Outcomes
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    Chapter 15 The Diverging Destinies of Fathers and What it Means for Children’s Lives
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    Chapter 16 Reflecting on the Diverging Destinies of American Families: Policy Approaches as We Move Forward
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Chapter title
Inequality Begins at Home: The Role of Parenting in the Diverging Destinies of Rich and Poor Children
Chapter number 5
Book title
Families in an Era of Increasing Inequality
Published by
Springer International Publishing, September 2015
DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-08308-7_5
Book ISBNs
978-3-31-908307-0, 978-3-31-908308-7

Ariel Kalil, Kalil, Ariel

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The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 66 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 1 2%
Unknown 65 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 17 26%
Researcher 9 14%
Student > Master 7 11%
Student > Doctoral Student 6 9%
Professor > Associate Professor 5 8%
Other 9 14%
Unknown 13 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 21 32%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 14 21%
Psychology 10 15%
Engineering 2 3%
Nursing and Health Professions 1 2%
Other 5 8%
Unknown 13 20%