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Self Perceptions

Title

Self Perceptions

Description

The Self Perceptions instrument obtained preliminary information about the subjects' views of their abilities in math and reading, as well as overall self worth, social competence, and safety in their neighborhoods.

WAVE 3: The Self Perceptions instrument (PDF 2.3MG) was administered to subjects in Cohorts 3 and 6.

Citations

Eccles, Wigfield, Harold, & Blumenfeld (1993). Age and gender differences in childrens self- and task perception during elementary school. Child Development, 64, 830-847.

Panel Study of Income Dynamics - Child Development Supplement (1996)

Selner-O'Hagan (2000) member of PHDCN scientific group

Related Internet Resources

Eccles, et. al. cited article at JSTOR

Panel Study of Income Dynamics - Child Development Supplement information

PHDCN Administration

Shaded boxes indicate that the measure is not available for a given wave/cohort.

Wave Cohort
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