About Merrill-Palmer Quarterly
This internationally acclaimed periodical features empirical and theoretical papers on child development and family-child relationships. A high-quality resource for researchers, writers, teachers, and practitioners, the journal contains up-to-date information on advances in developmental theories; research on infants, children, adolescents, and families; summaries and integrations of research; commentaries by experts; and reviews of important new books in development.
Current Issue: Volume 61, Issue 2 (2015)
Children’s Moral Self-Concept: The Role of Aggression and Parent–Child Relationships
Sonia Sengsavang and Tobias Krettenauer
Correlates of Prosocial Behaviors of Students in Ethnically and Racially Diverse Middle Schools
Asha Leah Spivak, Samantha Simmons White, Jaana Juvonen, and Sandra Graham
Do Hours Spent Viewing Television at Ages 3 and 4 Predict Vocabulary and Executive Functioning at Age 5?
A. Nayena Blankson, Marion O’Brien, Esther M. Leerkes, Susan D. Calkins, and Stuart Marcovitch
Development of Afterlife Beliefs in Childhood: Relationship to Parent Beliefs and Testimony
Plousia Misailidi and Ekaterina N. Kornilaki