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Demography (2002) 39 (2): 353–368.
Published: 01 May 2002
... the Peabody Individual Achievement Tests of Mathematics and Reading Recognition as our outcome variables, we also evaluated the dynamic nature of biological and social risk factors from ages 6 to 14. We found the following: (1) birth weight is significantly related to developmental outcomes, net of important...
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Demography (2017) 54 (2): 801–807.
Published: 06 March 2017
...Gary N. Marks 27 1 2017 6 3 2017 © Population Association of America 2017 2017 Family Income Permanent Income Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test Peabody Individual Achievement Test Peabody Individual Achievement A recent Demography article by Khanam and Nghiem ( 2016...
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 59–82.
Published: 27 December 2017
... to peers with college educated parents and students’ college enrollment . Social Science Quarterly , 8 , 846 – 866 . 10.1111/j.1540-6237.2008.00587.x . Dunn , L. M. , & Markwardt , F. C. ( 1970 ). Peabody Individual Achievement Test manual . Circle Pines, MN : American Guidance...
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Demography (1998) 35 (2): 159–173.
Published: 01 May 1998
... ). Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test: Revised Manual . Circle Pines, MN : American Guidance Service, Inc. . Dunn , L.M. , & Markwardt , F.C. ( 1970 ). Peabody Individual Achievement Test Manual . Circle Pines, MN : American Guidance Service . Elder , G.H. ( 1974 ). Children...
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Demography (2000) 37 (4): 431–447.
Published: 01 November 2000
...- tion Assessment of the Peabody Individual Achievement Test (PIATR) measures word recognition and pronunciation. Chil- dren are asked to read a word silently and then to say it aloud. This and the two PIAT tests described next are given to all children age 5 or older. (2) The Reading Comprehension...
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Demography (2013) 50 (6): 2187–2208.
Published: 20 June 2013
... is consistent with the finding that around 10 % of the population is mainly left-handed. 3 A measure of overall cognitive ability is generated by averaging scores on the Peabody Individual Achievement Tests (PIAT) of mathematics and reading comprehension at each age. The PIAT of mathematics assesses...
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Demography (2000) 37 (1): 83–94.
Published: 01 February 2000
..., and 1992 a battery of child assessments was administered to all children born to female respondents by those dates. From these assessments we have chosen three measures of cogni- tive development and one measure of social development. The cognitive assessments are (raw) scores on the Peabody Individual...
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Demography (2010) 47 (Suppl 1): S65–S85.
Published: 01 March 2010
... presents evidence on the association between height and cognitive ability in childhood. The ¿ rst panel presents results on the Peabody Individual Achievement Test (PIAT) math and word recognition scores for children at ages 5 and 6. The second panel presents results for children at ages 10 and 11...
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Demography (2004) 41 (4): 671–696.
Published: 01 November 2004
... attendance, and college graduation. We used the NLSY-Child data to examine the effect of family structure on children s cognitive outcomes: three Peabody Individual Achievement Tests (PIAT) reading recognition, reading comprehension, and math.5 The NLSY began in 1979 with a nationally representative sample...
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Demography (2002) 39 (2): 369–392.
Published: 01 May 2002
... in the first three years had a positive effect on scores on the Peabody Individual Achievement Test for Math (PIAT-Math) but a negative effect on PPVT scores. Parcel and Menaghan (1994a) studied children who were aged 4 to 6 in 1986 and whose mothers were currently em- ployed (786 with PPVT-R scores and 526...
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Demography (2019) 56 (1): 367–390.
Published: 28 November 2018
... in parenting behavior that ultimately account for a large portion of the achievement gap. Financial resources are one distal factor, and they matter for children not just in terms of the child investment in goods and services (such as good neighborhoods) that parents are able to purchase (the child investment...
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Demography (2024) 61 (3): 933–966.
Published: 01 June 2024
..., the physical health returns to educational attainment are not as large for minoritized racial and ethnic groups compared with individuals racialized as White. Yet, our current understanding of ethnoracial differences in educational health disparities is limited by an almost exclusive focus on the quantity...
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Demography (2016) 53 (1): 85–116.
Published: 11 January 2016
.... The data provide measures of several key skills and dispositions when female respondents were ages 11 to 14, prior to the vast majority (95.9 %) of first pregnancies. Intellectual skills is a scale (MR = .90) based on children’s scores on Peabody Individual Achievement Tests in reading recognition, reading...
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Demography (2022) 59 (4): 1275–1298.
Published: 01 August 2022
... of contextual influences on individual outcomes likely varies across developmental periods. In this study, we contend that differences in exposure to environmental health hazards are a central pathway through which neighborhood poverty may harm cognitive development during the first years of life. The most...
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Demography (2022) 59 (6): 2215–2246.
Published: 01 December 2022
... therefore contain person-years only between ages 14 and 24. The analysis focuses on three youth outcomes: academic performance, educational attainment, and psychological distress. For academic performance, we created a composite measure based on respondents' Peabody Individual Achievement Test (PIAT...
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Demography (2018) 55 (6): 2229–2255.
Published: 01 November 2018
...  Mother ever fight (%) 17.64 17.86 18.07  Mother ever steal (%) 23.16 25.50 23.22  Mother U.S.-born (%) 92.14 94.01 91.90  Firstborn (%) 32.41 32.83 25.06 We use math and reading scores between ages 10 and 13 from the Peabody Individual Achievement Tests (PIAT...
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Demography (2015) 52 (4): 1167–1194.
Published: 01 July 2015
... deviation of 15. The BPI was administered for children ages 4 to 16. Child cognitive development was assessed with the Peabody Individual Achievement Tests (PIAT) in math and reading comprehension. These assessments were administered to children ages 5 to 16. PIAT scores were normed by age in the late...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1845–1871.
Published: 23 August 2017
... variable in the analysis. For our panel analysis, we convert our study sample to person-year data, which yields 6,525 person-years. 4 Children’s cognitive achievement is measured by the Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test-Revised (PPVT-R), assessed at ages 3, 5, and 9. The PPVT-R is designed...
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Demography (2006) 43 (3): 511–536.
Published: 01 August 2006
... of Family Issues , 25 , 61 – 85 . 10.1177/0192513X03256805 Ainsworth , J.W. ( 2002 ). Why Does It Take a Village? The Mediation of Neighborhood Effects on Educational Achievement . Social Forces , 81 , 117 – 52 . 10.1353/sof.2002.0038 Alba , R. , & Nee , V. ( 2003...
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Demography (2005) 42 (3): 447–468.
Published: 01 August 2005
... components of the Peabody Individual Achievement Test (PlAT), the PlAT-math and the PIAT-reading-and one measure of socioemotional development-the Behavior Problems Index (BPI). We examined how scores on these assessments change as a child's mother experiences a divorce or mar- riage. In our investigation...