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Review of A Critical Link: Interventions for Physical Growth and Psychological Development
Psychology and Child Development
  • Gretel Pelto, Cornell University
  • Katherine Dickin, Cornell University
  • Patrice L. Engle, California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo
Publication Date
1-1-1999
Abstract

An extensive scientific review showing that psychological interventions to support psychological development and nutrition interventions to support physical growth are effective and that combined interventions to improve both growth and psychological development have synergistic effects.

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Citation Information
Gretel Pelto, Katherine Dickin and Patrice L. Engle. "Review of A Critical Link: Interventions for Physical Growth and Psychological Development" (1999) p. 1 - 79
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/pengle/6/