Socioeconomic status and child development.

@article{Bradley2002SocioeconomicSA,
  title={Socioeconomic status and child development.},
  author={R. Bradley and R. Corwyn},
  journal={Annual review of psychology},
  year={2002},
  volume={53},
  pages={
          371-99
        }
}
  • R. Bradley, R. Corwyn
  • Published 2002
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Annual review of psychology
  • Socioeconomic status (SES) is one of the most widely studied constructs in the social sciences. Several ways of measuring SES have been proposed, but most include some quantification of family income, parental education, and occupational status. Research shows that SES is associated with a wide array of health, cognitive, and socioemotional outcomes in children, with effects beginning prior to birth and continuing into adulthood. A variety of mechanisms linking SES to child well-being have been… CONTINUE READING

    Topics from this paper.

    An interactionist perspective on the socioeconomic context of human development.
    • 962
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF
    Socioeconomic Status, Family Processes, and Individual Development.
    • 897
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF
    Human development in societal context.
    • 158
    • PDF
    Socioeconomic status and executive function: developmental trajectories and mediation.
    • 253
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF
    Socioeconomic status and the developing brain
    • 952
    • PDF

    References

    Publications referenced by this paper.
    SHOWING 1-10 OF 167 REFERENCES
    Socioeconomic disadvantage and child development.
    • 3,380
    • Highly Influential
    Socioeconomic status and health. The challenge of the gradient.
    • 2,591
    • PDF
    Economic deprivation and early childhood development.
    • 2,067
    • PDF
    The neighborhoods they live in: the effects of neighborhood residence on child and adolescent outcomes.
    • 2,886
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF
    The effects of poverty on children.
    • 2,581
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF
    Socialization mediators of the relation between socioeconomic status and child conduct problems.
    • 1,046
    • PDF
    Socioeconomic Status and Health: What We Know and What We Don't
    • 1,310
    • PDF
    Measuring socioeconomic status in studies of child development.
    • 354