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Title: Chaos, danger, and maternal parenting in families: Links with adolescent adjustment in low- and middle-income countries
Authors: Kirby Deater-Deckard
Jennifer Godwin
Jennifer E. Lansford
Liliana Maria Uribe Tirado
Saengduean Yotanyamaneewong
Liane Peña Alampay
Suha M. Al-Hassan
Dario Bacchini
Marc H. Bornstein
Lei Chang
Laura Di Giunta
Kenneth A. Dodge
Paul Oburu
Concetta Pastorelli
Ann T. Skinner
Emma Sorbring
Laurence Steinberg
Sombat Tapanya
Keywords: Neuroscience
Psychology
Issue Date: 1-Jan-2019
Abstract: © 2019 John Wiley & Sons Ltd The current longitudinal study is the first comparative investigation across low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) to test the hypothesis that harsher and less affectionate maternal parenting (child age 14 years, on average) statistically mediates the prediction from prior household chaos and neighborhood danger (at 13 years) to subsequent adolescent maladjustment (externalizing, internalizing, and school performance problems at 15 years). The sample included 511 urban families in six LMICs: China, Colombia, Jordan, Kenya, the Philippines, and Thailand. Multigroup structural equation modeling showed consistent associations between chaos, danger, affectionate and harsh parenting, and adolescent adjustment problems. There was some support for the hypothesis, with nearly all countries showing a modest indirect effect of maternal hostility (but not affection) for adolescent externalizing, internalizing, and scholastic problems. Results provide further evidence that chaotic home and dangerous neighborhood environments increase risk for adolescent maladjustment in LMIC contexts, via harsher maternal parenting.
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http://cmuir.cmu.ac.th/jspui/handle/6653943832/65845
ISSN: 14677687
1363755X
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