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Laura Wray-Lake
University of California, Los Angeles
58Publications
15H-index
913Citations
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#1Laura Wray-Lake (UCLA: University of California, Los Angeles)H-Index: 15
#2Erin H. Arruda (UCLA: University of California, Los Angeles)H-Index: 2
Last.David A. Hopkins (BC: Boston College)H-Index: 4
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This article examines effects of political party affiliation on U.S. young adults’ political participation across age and historical time. Using national U.S. longitudinal Monitoring the Future dat...
#1Benjamin Oosterhoff (MSU: Montana State University)H-Index: 7
#2Laura Wray-Lake (UCLA: University of California, Los Angeles)H-Index: 15
#1Jennifer Shubert (UR: University of Rochester)H-Index: 3
#2Laura Wray-Lake (UCLA: University of California, Los Angeles)H-Index: 15
Last.Aaron Metzger (WVU: West Virginia University)H-Index: 12
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Character strengths are an integral component of positive youth development that can promote flourishing. Developmental principles posit constructs become increasingly complex with age, yet this process has not been examined with character. Using a socioeconomically and ethnically diverse sample of 2,467 youth ages 9-19, bifactor models were estimated across elementary, middle, and high school-age groups to examine age differences in character structure and function. With successive age, a great...
#1Jennifer L. Maggs (PSU: Pennsylvania State University)H-Index: 39
#2Jeremy Staff (PSU: Pennsylvania State University)H-Index: 29
Last.Laura Wray-Lake (UCLA: University of California, Los Angeles)H-Index: 15
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Abstract While it is not normative to initiate alcohol use prior to adolescence, substantial numbers of children do so. However, relatively little is known about the prevalence or predictors of alcohol initiation in childhood, compared to extensive research on adolescent initiation and alcohol use. The present study examines patterns and predictors of very early drinking initiation in childhood, focusing on child behavioral undercontrol and parent alcohol and drug use as time-varying risk factor...
#1Aaron Metzger (WVU: West Virginia University)H-Index: 12
#2Lauren M. Alvis (WVU: West Virginia University)H-Index: 2
Last.Laura Wray-Lake (UCLA: University of California, Los Angeles)H-Index: 15
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Civic developmental theory anticipates connections between normative developmental competencies and civic engagement, but little previous research has directly studied such links. The current study sought to contribute to civic development theory by examining associations between emotional and sociocognitive competencies (empathy, emotion regulation, prosocial moral reasoning, future-orientation) and civic engagement (volunteering, informal helping, political behaviors and beliefs, environmental...
#1Y. Irina Li (UR: University of Rochester)H-Index: 4
#2Lisa R. Starr (UR: University of Rochester)H-Index: 17
Last.Laura Wray-Lake (UCLA: University of California, Los Angeles)H-Index: 15
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#1Laura Wray-Lake (UCLA: University of California, Los Angeles)H-Index: 15
#2Rachel Wells (UCLA: University of California, Los Angeles)H-Index: 1
Last.Aaron Metzger (WVU: West Virginia University)H-Index: 12
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Abstract The 2016 presidential election of Donald Trump has ushered in a turbulent time in U.S. history. Given the Trump administration's emphasis on anti-immigrant policies and rhetoric, scholars and practitioners need to better understand how Latinx youth are responding to and affected by the political climate. Using written, open-ended responses from 562 Latinx adolescents from Southern California, the current study documented reactions to Trump's immigration politics. Forty percent of youth ...
#1Laura Wray-Lake (UCLA: University of California, Los Angeles)H-Index: 15
#2John E. Schulenberg (UM: University of Michigan)H-Index: 75
Last.Jennifer Shubert (UR: University of Rochester)H-Index: 3
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