Family Size

Known as: Family Sizes 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2007
Highly Cited
2007
CONTEXT An autosomal dominant pattern of hereditary breast cancer may be masked by small family size or transmission through… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
There is an extensive theoretical literature that postulates a trade off between child quantity and quality within a family… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Since 1858, an increase of mean stature has been observed in the Netherlands, reflecting the improving nutritional, hygienic, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
hood infections which show conflicting relationships with atopic disease, in that Background – This study addresses the measles… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND This study investigated whether family-environment risk factors are associated with attention-deficit hyperactivity… (More)
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1994
1994
Several studies have demonstrated important effects of parents' childbearing behavior on their children's childbearing… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Intelligence scores of children in a longitudinal study were assessed at 4 and 13 years and related to social and family risk… (More)
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1991
1991
The influence of birth order and childhood family size on future achievement is discussed. Two major empirical findings are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
"The inward and outward directed behaviour of a patriarchal family is analyzed by assuming self-interested behaviour of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
If couples decide to have fewer children in order to achieve higher "quality" offspring, are they correct in assuming that the… (More)
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