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By Raymond Montemayor, Gerald R. Adams, Thomas P. Gullotta
This booklet summarizes and integrates idea and examine on young people from a variety of ethnic, financial, and geographic contexts. The publication goals to give a extra balanced photograph of those understudied and misunderstood children by means of targeting confident, fit improvement.
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Jencks a n d M a y e r n o t e d that v e r y little d a t a exist o n s u c h i m p o r t a n t q u e s t i o n s as w h a t difference a m o v e from a l o w - i n c o m e n e i g h b o r h o o d to a h i g h e r - i n c o m e n e i g h b o r h o o d m a k e s in t h e lives of children. H o w e v e r , d a t a from a s t u d y of a h o u s i n g v o u c h e r p r o g r a m in C h i c a g o s h o w quite a large effect o n children of m o v i n g from inner-city p o v e r t y n e i g h b o r h o o d s t o s u b u r b a n n e i g h b o r h o o d s .
The latter m e c h a n i s m , w h i c h is similar to the c u m u l a t i v e process in its finding of the "piling u p " of single direct effects o n c o m p e t e n c e , h a s b e e n s t u d i e d rarely (for a n exception, see the p r e v i o u s d i s c u s sion of L u t h a r ' s s t u d i e s of school-based c o m p e t e n c e , locus of control, a n d e g o d e v e l o p m e n t ) . E v i d e n c e of statistical mediation can h i n t at h o w direct effects o n c o m p e t e n c e m a y occur b y s u g g e s t i n g that the effect of a given p r e dictor o n a c o m p e t e n c e d i m e n s i o n can b e explained b y its effect o n a m e d i a t i n g factor (Baron & K e n n y , 1986).
Adolescent Diversity in Ethnic, Economic, and Cultural Contexts by Raymond Montemayor, Gerald R. Adams, Thomas P. Gullotta