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    • Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals: Evidence from the Longitudinal Parenting Across Cultures Project 

      Jennifer E Lansford, W Andrew Rothenberg, Sombat Tapanya, Liliana Maria Uribe Tirado, Saengduean Yotanyamaneewong, Liane Peña Alampay, Suha M Al-Hassan, Dario Bacchini, Marc H Bornstein, Lei Chang, Kirby Deater-Deckard, Laura Di Giunta, Kenneth A Dodge, Sevtap Gurdal, Qin Liu, Qian Long, Patrick S Malone, Paul Oburu, Concetta Pastorelli, Ann T Skinner, Emma Sorbring, Laurence Steinber (Policy Press, 2021)
      empirical findings from PAC are summarized to illustrate implications for six specific SDGs related to child and adolescent development in relation to education, poverty, gender, mental health, and well-being. Then the ...
    • Achieving the sustainable development goals: Evidence from the longitudinal Parenting Across Cultures Project 

      Jennifer E Lansford, W Andrew Rothenberg, Sombat Tapanya, Liliana Maria Uribe Tirado, Saengduean Yotanyamaneewong, Liane Peña Alampay, Suha M Al-Hassan, Dario Bacchini, Marc H Bornstein, Lei Chang, Kirby Deater-Deckard, Laura Di Giunta, Kenneth A Dodge, Sevtap Gurdal, Qin Liu, Qian Long, Patrick S Malone, Paul Oburu, Concetta Pastorelli, Ann T Skinner, Emma Sorbring, Laurence Steinberg (Bristol University Press, 2021-02-24)
      This chapter uses evidence from the Parenting across Cultures (PAC) project to illustrate ways in which longitudinal data can help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs; https://sustainabledevelopment. un. org/). ...
    • Adolescent Positivity and Future Orientation, Parental Psychological Control, and Young Adult Internalising Behaviours during COVID-19 in Nine Countries 

      Ann T Skinner, Leyla Çiftçi, Sierra Jones, Eva Klotz, Tamara Ondrušková, Jennifer E Lansford, Liane Peña Alampay, Suha M Al-Hassan, Dario Bacchini, Marc H Bornstein, Lei Chang, Kirby Deater-Deckard, Laura Di Giunta, Kenneth A Dodge, Sevtap Gurdal, Qin Liu, Qian Long, Paul Oburu, Concetta Pastorelli, Emma Sorbring, Sombat Tapanya, Laurence Steinberg, Liliana Maria Uribe Tirado, Saengduean Yotanyamaneewong (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, 2022)
      The COVID-19 pandemic disrupted many young adults’ lives educationally, economically, and personally. This study investigated associations between COVID-19-related disruption and perception of increases in internalising ...
    • Adolescent Positivity and Future Orientation, Parental Psychological Control, and Young Adult Internalising Behaviours during COVID-19 in Nine Countries 

      Ann T Skinner, Leyla Çiftçi, Sierra Jones, Eva Klotz, Tamara Ondrušková, Jennifer E Lansford, Liane Peña Alampay, Suha M Al-Hassan, Dario Bacchini, Marc H Bornstein, Lei Chang, Kirby Deater-Deckard, Laura Di Giunta, Kenneth A Dodge, Sevtap Gurdal, Qin Liu, Qian Long, Paul Oburu, Concetta Pastorelli, Emma Sorbring, Sombat Tapanya, Laurence Steinberg, Liliana Maria Uribe Tirado, Saengduean Yotanyamaneewong (MDPI, 2022-02-14)
      The COVID-19 pandemic disrupted many young adults’ lives educationally, economically, and personally. This study investigated associations between COVID-19-related disruption and perception of increases in internalising ...
    • ADOLESCENTS SELF ESTEEM AND ITS EFFECT ON CAREER DEVELOPMENT 

      Mbagaya, Catherine; Othuon, Lucas; Migunde, Quinter (2016-05)
      The purpose of this study was to establish the self esteem of adolescents in Kisumu Municipality, Kenya and to determine the relationship between self esteem and career variables. A sample of 369 secondary school students ...
    • Adolescents’ cognitive capacity reaches adult levels prior to their psychosocial maturity: Evidence for a “maturity gap” in a multinational, cross-sectional sample. 

      Grace Icenogle, Laurence Steinberg, Natasha Duell, Jason Chein, Lei Chang, Nandita Chaudhary, Laura Di Giunta, Kenneth A Dodge, Kostas A Fanti, Jennifer E Lansford, Paul Oburu, Concetta Pastorelli, Ann T Skinner, Emma Sorbring, Sombat Tapanya, Liliana M Uribe Tirado, Liane P Alampay, Suha M Al-Hassan, Hanan Takash, Dario Bacchini (Educational Publishing Foundation, 2019-02)
      All countries distinguish between minors and adults for various legal purposes. Recent U.S. Supreme Court cases concerning the legal status of juveniles have consulted psychological science to decide where to draw these ...
    • African Indigenous Care-Giving Practices: Stimulating Early Childhood Development and Education 

      Pamela Wadende, Paul O Oburu, Abel Morara (African Online Scientific Information Systems, 2016)
      The indigenous communities in Africa, specifically Kenya, which is the focus of this article, had their own well-developed motivational systems that positively enhanced teaching and learning programmes in the community. ...
    • African indigenous care-giving practices: Stimulating early childhood development and education in Kenya 

      Pamela Wadende, Paul O Oburu, Abel Morara (AOSIS Publishing, 2016)
      The indigenous communities in Africa, specifically Kenya, which is the focus of this article, had their own well-developed motivational systems that positively enhanced teaching and learning programmes in the community. ...
    • "Age patterns in risk taking across the world": Correction. 

      Duell, Natasha Steinberg, Laurence Icenogle, Grace Chein, Jason Chaudhary, Nandita Di Giunta, Laura Dodge, Kenneth A. Fanti, Kostas A. Lansford, Jennifer E. Oburu, Paul Pastorelli, Concetta Skinner, Ann T. Sorbring, Emma Tapanya, Sombat Uribe Tirado, Liliana Maria Alampay, Liane Peña Al-Hassan, Suha M. Takash, Hanan M. S. Bacchini, Dario Chang, Lei (Springer, 2020)
      Reports an error in "Age patterns in risk taking across the world" by Natasha Duell, Laurence Steinberg, Grace Icenogle, Jason Chein, Nandita Chaudhary, Laura Di Giunta, Kenneth A. Dodge, Kostas A. Fanti, Jennifer E. ...
    • Agreement in mother and father acceptance-rejection, warmth, and hostility/rejection/neglect of children across nine countries 

      Diane L Putnick, Marc H Bornstein, Jennifer E Lansford, Lei Chang, Kirby Deater-Deckard, Laura Di Giunta, Sevtap Gurdal, Kenneth A Dodge, Patrick S Malone, Paul O Oburu, Concetta Pastorelli, Ann T Skinner, Emma Sorbring, Sombat Tapanya, Liliana Maria Uribe Tirado, Arnaldo Zelli, Liane Peña Alampay, Suha M Al-Hassan, Dario Bacchini, Anna Silvia Bombi (Sage Publications, 2018-08)
      The authors assessed whether mothers’ and fathers’ self-reports of acceptance-rejection, warmth, and hostility/rejection/neglect (HRN) of their preadolescent children differ cross-nationally and relative to the gender of ...
    • Alternative corrective measures used in managing student behavior problems in secondary schools in bondo sub county, kenya 

      Pamela Awuor Onyango, Pamela A Raburu, Peter JO Aloka (Mediterranean Center of Social and Educational Research, 2016)
      The purpose of the study was to identify alternative corrective measures used by teachers to manage students’ behavior problems in secondary schools. The study was informed by Assertive Discipline Model and Thorndike’s ...
    • Around the world, adolescence is a time of heightened sensation seeking and immature self‐regulation 

      Steinberg, Laurence; Icenogle, Grace; Shulman, Elizabeth P; Breiner, Kaitlyn; Chein, Jason; Bacchini, Dario; Bacchini, Dario; Chaudhary, Nandita; Giunta, Laura; Kenneth, Kenneth A; Fant, Kostas A; Lansford, Jennifer E; Malone, Patrick S; Oburu, Paul; Pastorelli, Concetta; Pastorelli, Concetta; Sorbring, Emma; Sorbring, Emma; Uribe Tirado, Liliana Maria; Alampay, Liane Peña; Al‐Hassan, Suha M; Takash, Hanan (2017-01-01)
      The dual systems model of adolescent risk-taking portrays the period as one characterized by a combination of heightened sensation seeking and still-maturing self- regulation, but most tests of this model have been ...
    • The association between parental warmth and control in thirteen cultural groups. 

      Kirby Deater-Deckard, Jennifer E Lansford, Patrick S Malone, Liane Peña Alampay, Emma Sorbring, Dario Bacchini, Anna Silvia Bombi, Marc H Bornstein, Lei Chang, Laura Di Giunta, Kenneth A Dodge, Paul Oburu, Concetta Pastorelli, Ann T Skinner, Sombat Tapanya, Liliana Maria Uribe Tirado, Arnaldo Zelli, Suha M Al-Hassan (American Psychological Association, 2011-10)
      The goal of the current study was to investigate potential cross-cultural differences in the covariation between two of the major dimensions of parenting behavior: control and warmth. Participants included 1421 (51% female) ...
    • Associations Between Perceived Material Deprivation, Parents’ Discipline Practices, and Children's Behavior Problems: An International Perspective 

      Anika Schenck‐Fontaine, Jennifer E Lansford, Ann T Skinner, Kirby Deater‐Deckard, Laura Di Giunta, Kenneth A Dodge, Paul Oburu, Concetta Pastorelli, Emma Sorbring, Laurence Steinberg, Patrick S Malone, Sombat Tapanya, Liliana M Uribe Tirado, Liane P Alampay, Suha M Al‐Hassan, Dario Bacchini, Marc H Bornstein, Lei Chang (Society for Research in Child Development, 2020-01)
      This study investigated the association between perceived material deprivation, children's behavior problems, and parents’ disciplinary practices. The sample included 1,418 8‐ to 12‐year‐old children and their parents in ...
    • Associations Between Perceived Material Deprivation, Parents’ Discipline Practices, and Children’s Behavior Problems: An International Perspective 

      Anika Schenck‐Fontaine, Jennifer E Lansford, Ann T Skinner, Kirby Deater‐Deckard, Laura Di Giunta, Kenneth A Dodge, Paul Oburu, Concetta Pastorelli, Emma Sorbring, Laurence Steinberg, Patrick S Malone, Sombat Tapanya, Liliana M Uribe Tirado, Liane P Alampay, Suha M Al‐Hassan, Dario Bacchini, Marc H Bornstein, Lei Chang (Wiley, 2020)
      This study investigated the association between perceived material deprivation, children’s behavior problems, and parents’ disciplinary practices. The sample included 1,418 8- to 12-year-old children and their parents in ...
    • Attributions and attitudes of mothers and fathers in Kenya 

      Paul Odhiambo Oburu (Taylor & Francis Group, 2011-04-01)
      The present study examined differences and similarities between Kenyan mothers and fathers in attributions regarding successes and failures in caregiving situations and progressive versus authoritarian attitudes.
    • Bidirectional relations between parenting and behavior problems from age 8 to 13 in nine countries 

      Jennifer E Lansford, W Andrew Rothenberg, Todd M Jensen, Melissa A Lippold, Dario Bacchini, Marc H Bornstein, Lei Chang, Kirby Deater‐Deckard, Laura Di Giunta, Kenneth A Dodge, Patrick S Malone, Paul Oburu, Concetta Pastorelli, Ann T Skinner, Emma Sorbring, Laurence Steinberg, Sombat Tapanya, Liliana Maria Uribe Tirado, Liane Peña Alampay, Suha M Al‐Hassan (Society for Research on Adolescence, 2018-09)
      This study used data from 12 cultural groups in nine countries (China, Colombia, Italy, Jordan, Kenya, Philippines, Sweden, Thailand, and the United States; N = 1,298) to understand the cross‐cultural generalizability of ...
    • The big five personality as a predictor of involvement in violence among students in secondary schools in Nyando Sub-County, Kenya 

      Abraham Omanyo, Peter Omae, Margaret Disiye (Healthcare Review, 2021)
      Involvement in violence among students is a common menace not only in Nyando Sub-county, Kenya but also in the whole world. Predicting involvement in violence based on the big five personalities could be useful in ...
    • BIRTH ORDER AND CONDUCT DISORDER OF SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS IN NAKURU MUNICIPALITY, NAKURU COUNTY-KENYA 

      Zachary O Amenya, Bantu Edward, Peter Omae Onderi (2016)
      The aim of the study was to establish the relationship of birth order and conduct disorders among secondary school students in Nakuru county, Nakuru municipality, Kenya. This study was conducted for both male and female ...