DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2016.09.004
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Benjamin D. Smith, Jacquelyn D. Wiersma-Mosley, Lindsay S. Ham, Zola K. Moon

Abstract: The present study explored the implications of neighborhood effects and parent-child relationships upon young adulthood attainment among Hispanic adolescents. Examining the social contexts in which Hispanic adolescents develop, such as neighborhoods, allows researchers a greater depth of understanding the processes and potential risks that influence young adulthood attainment. Utilizing The National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health (Add Health), the current study examined neighborhood effects…

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