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The Differentiated Impact of Bridging and Bonding Social Capital on Economic Well-Being: An Individual Level Perspective
Social capital refers to trust, norms, and social networks. One of the most important features of social capital is its claimed capacity of promoting economic well-being. Theorists have assumed thatExpand
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Low-income single mothers' community violence exposure and aggressive parenting practices
This study examined the association between maternal community violence exposure and parenting practices, with a sample of low-income single mothers from the Fragile Families and Child Well-BeingExpand
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Effectiveness and limitations of the Earned Income Tax Credit for reducing child poverty in the United States
Based on international comparisons, the United States has a high child poverty rate. The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), which provides a tax benefit to low-income working households and wasExpand
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Neighborhood Disorder and Paternal Involvement of Nonresident and Resident Fathers
Using data of 775 nonresident father families and 1,407 resident father families from the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study, this study examined whether neighborhood disorder was associatedExpand
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Cannabis Withdrawal, Posttreatment Abstinence, and Days to First Cannabis Use Among Emerging Adults in Substance Use Treatment
Very little prospective research investigates how cannabis withdrawal is associated with treatment outcomes, and this work has not used the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (5thExpand
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Human trafficking of children in Illinois: Prevalence and characteristics
Not much is known about the prevalence or characteristics of children who come to the attention of child protection systems for human trafficking. This study used administrative data from theExpand
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Didn't we just see you? Time to recurrence among frequently encountered families in CPS
In child protection services, multiple maltreatment recurrences, or chronic maltreatment, has been a concern drawing increased attention because of its persistent harm to the children and the need toExpand
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The Impact of Family Engagement and Child Welfare Services on Maltreatment Re-reports and Substantiated Re-reports
Despite decades of debate about the most effective ways to intervene with families reported to child protective services (CPS), little evidence exists regarding the types of services or approach thatExpand
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Stress is a critical precipitant of depression and other symptoms of mental disorder, and it is especially a concern for single mothers, given their vulnerability to various stressors. Although thereExpand
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