Child Development Journals
PsycINFO (Psychology): Search the database
1. Topic: "effects on childhood development of things such as divorce, single-parent families, gay and lesbian parenting"
Sample Search - limit with AND - childhood development AND divorce
2. Topic: "impact of various parenting behaviors on child development "
Sample Search with truncation: parent* behavior AND child* development
Narrow to specific behavior such as "spanking".
3. Topic: "comparison of child-rearing practices in different cultures"
Sample Search using subject terms: child rearing practices AND cross-cultural differences
4. Topic: "findings from twin studies of the relative importance of biology in personality development"
Sample Search: twin studies AND personality development
ERIC (Education): Search the database
Sample Search: achievement gap
Limit with AND: achievement gap AND ...
Health Reference Center: Search the database
Sample Search with OR and AND : (disease* OR health) AND child development
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