Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Child well-being, child poverty and child policy in modern nations (Revised 2nd Edition)What do we know?$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Koen Vleminckx and Timothy M. Smeeding

Print publication date: 2001

Print ISBN-13: 9781861342539

Published to University Press Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781861342539.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of
date: 18 August 2017

Values, policies and the well-being of young children in Canada, Norway and the United States

Values, policies and the well-being of young children in Canada, Norway and the United States

Chapter:
(p.79) Three Values, policies and the well-being of young children in Canada, Norway and the United States
Source:
Child well-being, child poverty and child policy in modern nations (Revised 2nd Edition)
Author(s):

Shelley Phipps

Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781861342539.003.0004

This chapter examines the connections that exist among values, policies, and outcomes for young children in Norway, the United States, and Canada. Three different collections of microdata are used, which come from the early to mid-1990s. The chapter looks at the differences in values across the three countries, and studies the differences in policies. It also includes a section on child outcomes.

Keywords:   microdata collections, differences in values, policies, child outcomes

University Press Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .