Prophecies of childhood: how children's social environments and biological propensities affect the health of populations.

@article{Bauer2004PropheciesOC,
  title={Prophecies of childhood: how children's social environments and biological propensities affect the health of populations.},
  author={Amy M Bauer and William Thomas Boyce},
  journal={International journal of behavioral medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={164-75}
}
During the past decade, important steps have been taken globally to improve the status of children. Concurrently, significant advances have been made toward understanding how child development is shaped by transactions between biological and environmental influences. Despite such advances, ongoing adversities in the lives of children worldwide undermine the development of individuals and thus the health of nations. The primary tenets of this paper are that: children continue to suffer a… CONTINUE READING

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