The Resource Families and Child Health

Families and Child Health

Label
Families and Child Health
Title
Families and Child Health
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In recent years, there has been an explosion of research on the early origins of adult health. A growing body of evidence documents that maternal health before conception, prenatal and perinatal exposures, and conditions in childhood play critical roles in health over the life course. Scientific understanding of the multiple and interacting influences on child health and their role in later health continues to evolve rapidly, but greater attention to how families shape the conditions of early life that underlie childhood health is needed. This volume aims to advance understanding of this top
Member of
Action
EBL dda
Cataloging source
MEAUC
Dewey number
362.7/0973/090511
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ102
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
National Symposium on Family Issues
Series volume
v. 3
Label
Families and Child Health
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Families and Child Health; Copyright; Preface; Part I: Bio-social Influences on Early Childhood Health; Part II: Role of Family Dynamics in Children's Health; Part III: Link to the Social Environment through Families; Part IV: Impact of Social Policies and Programs on Children's Health; Part V: Conclusion; Acknowledgments; Contents; Contributors; Part I: Bio-Social Influences on Early Childhood Health; Chapter 1: The Developmental Origins of Chronic Disease; Programming; Compensatory Growth; Fetal Nutrition; Maternal Nutrition; The Placenta; Conclusion; References
  • Chapter 2: How Can We Overcome the Biological Inertia of Past Deprivation? Anthropological Perspectives on the Developmental Originsof Adult HealthIntroduction; Anthropology and Human Adaptability; Are Some Fetal Adjustments Made in Anticipation of Postnatal Conditions?; Speculations on Why Some Nutritional Interventions Fail; References; Chapter 3: Developmental Origins of Disease and Health Disparities: Limitations and Future Directions; Greater Specificity of the Exposure; Better Understanding of Critical Periods; Better Integration with the Life Course
  • Better Synthesis of Intergenerational ProcessesSummary; References; Chapter 4: The Effects of Early Severe Psychosocial Deprivation on Children's Cognitive and Social Development: Lessons from the Bucharest EarlyIntervention Project; Institutionalization of Children; Context of the Study; The Bucharest Early Intervention Project; Cognitive Development (IQ); Attachment; Summary; References; Part II: Role of Family Dynamics in Children's Health; Chapter 5: Family Discord and Child Health: An Emotional Security Formulation; The Nature and Composition of the Emotional Security Systems
  • Family Precursors of InsecurityFamily Precursors of Interparental Insecurity; Family Precursors of Individual Differences in Parent-Child Attachment Security; Common Family Precursors of Types of Security; Mental and Physical Health Sequela of Children's Emotional Security; Defensive Analogues; Stress Response System; Behavioral or Ethological Systems of Approach; Sources of Heterogeneity in Pathways of Security; Family System Dynamics; Child Attributes; Future Directions and Implications; Form and Function in Defense; Adaptation, Competencies, and Resources; Developmental Processes
  • ConclusionReferences; Chapter 6: Family Influences on Children's Mental and Physical Health: Some Contributions of and Challenges to the Emotional Security Theory; Unique Contributions of the Theory; Extending and Elaborating the Model: Some Challenges to Address; Compensatory Parent In{uFB02}uences; Accounting for Differential Susceptibility; Social-Emotional Development; Bidirectional Parent-Child In{uFB02}uences; Extrafamilial In{uFB02}uences; Conclusion; References; Chapter 7: Emotional Insecurity and Child Health: Implications and Future Directions; Introduction
Control code
ocn857909350
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (237 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461461944
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1007/978-1-4614-6194-4
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
464891
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37594072
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)857909350
  • springer 857909350

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