Parents' monitoring-relevant knowledge and adolescents' delinquent behavior: evidence of correlated developmental changes and reciprocal influences.

@article{Laird2003ParentsMK,
  title={Parents' monitoring-relevant knowledge and adolescents' delinquent behavior: evidence of correlated developmental changes and reciprocal influences.},
  author={Robert D. Laird and Gregory S. Pettit and J Edward Bates and Kenneth A. Dodge},
  journal={Child development},
  year={2003},
  volume={74 3},
  pages={752-68}
}
Links between parental knowledge and adolescent delinquent behavior were tested for correlated rates of developmental change and reciprocal associations. For 4 years beginning at age 14, adolescents (N = 396) reported on their delinquent behavior and on their parents' knowledge of their whereabouts and activities. Parents completed measures of their adolescents' delinquent behavior. Knowledge was negatively correlated with delinquent behaviors at baseline, and increases over time in knowledge… CONTINUE READING

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