Latino Children and Families in the United States: Current Research and Future Directions


The Latino population in the United States continues to grow and now represents 12% of the population. Yet, remarkably little attention has been paid to understanding parenting and child development processes among Latino families. This volume addresses this need and advances the field both by presenting state-of-the-art research on Latino parenting and also by proposing conceptual and methodological frameworks that can provide the field with further integration and direction.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Ana Mari Couce
  • Melanie Domenech-Rodríguez
  • Nancy A.Gonzoles
  • George P.Knight
  • Antonio A.Morgan-Lopez
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 2002


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