GREGORY PETTIT

Summary

Affiliation: College of Veterinary Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Developmental trajectories of childhood disruptive behaviors and adolescent delinquency: a six-site, cross-national study
    Lisa M Broidy
    Department of Sociology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:222-45. 2003
  2. pmc Antecedents and behavior-problem outcomes of parental monitoring and psychological control in early adolescence
    G S Pettit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    Child Dev 72:583-98. 2001
  3. doi request reprint Commentary on special section on "bidirectional parent-child relationships": the continuing evolution of dynamic, transactional models of parenting and youth behavior problems
    Gregory S Pettit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:711-8. 2008
  4. pmc Predicting the developmental course of mother-reported monitoring across childhood and adolescence from early proactive parenting, child temperament, and parents' worries
    Gregory S Pettit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:206-17. 2007
  5. pmc Domain specificity in relationship history, social-information processing, and violent behavior in early adulthood
    Gregory S Pettit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 98:190-200. 2010
  6. pmc Violent children: bridging development, intervention, and public policy
    Gregory S Pettit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, College of Human Sciences, Auburn University, Alabama 36849, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:187-8. 2003
  7. pmc Behavioral predictors of mental health service utilization in childhood through adolescence
    Stephen A Erath
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 30:481-8. 2009
  8. pmc Family adversity, positive peer relationships, and children's externalizing behavior: a longitudinal perspective on risk and resilience
    Michael M Criss
    Auburn University, AL, USA
    Child Dev 73:1220-37. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Contextual determinants of mothers' interventions in young children's peer interactions
    Malinda J Colwell
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Texas Tech University, Lubbock 79409 1162, USA
    Dev Psychol 38:492-502. 2002
  10. pmc "Just three more bites": an observational analysis of parents' socialization of children's eating at mealtime
    Joan K Orrell-Valente
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, P O Box 0503, LH245, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Appetite 48:37-45. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Development of antisocial behavior in early adulthood
    GREGORY PETTIT; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. HOW CHRONIC CONDUCT PROBLEMS DEVELOP
    GREGORY PETTIT; Fiscal Year: 2002

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. pmc Developmental trajectories of childhood disruptive behaviors and adolescent delinquency: a six-site, cross-national study
    Lisa M Broidy
    Department of Sociology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:222-45. 2003
    ....
  2. pmc Antecedents and behavior-problem outcomes of parental monitoring and psychological control in early adolescence
    G S Pettit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    Child Dev 72:583-98. 2001
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Commentary on special section on "bidirectional parent-child relationships": the continuing evolution of dynamic, transactional models of parenting and youth behavior problems
    Gregory S Pettit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:711-8. 2008
    ..We describe some of the challenges in research on bidirectional processes and offer some recommendations for future research in this area...
  4. pmc Predicting the developmental course of mother-reported monitoring across childhood and adolescence from early proactive parenting, child temperament, and parents' worries
    Gregory S Pettit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:206-17. 2007
    ..These findings shed light on factors contributing to continuity and change across development in a key domain of parenting...
  5. pmc Domain specificity in relationship history, social-information processing, and violent behavior in early adulthood
    Gregory S Pettit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 98:190-200. 2010
    ..These findings provide support for domain specificity in the peer domain but for cross-domain generality in the romantic relationship domain in the development of violent behavior in early adulthood...
  6. pmc Violent children: bridging development, intervention, and public policy
    Gregory S Pettit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, College of Human Sciences, Auburn University, Alabama 36849, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:187-8. 2003
    ..The goal of this special issue on violent children is to begin to bridge the gaps among basic developmental science, prevention science, and public policy...
  7. pmc Behavioral predictors of mental health service utilization in childhood through adolescence
    Stephen A Erath
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 30:481-8. 2009
    ..This study investigated predictors of mental health service utilization from age 5 through age 16...
  8. pmc Family adversity, positive peer relationships, and children's externalizing behavior: a longitudinal perspective on risk and resilience
    Michael M Criss
    Auburn University, AL, USA
    Child Dev 73:1220-37. 2002
    ..The need for process-oriented studies of risk and protective factors is stressed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Contextual determinants of mothers' interventions in young children's peer interactions
    Malinda J Colwell
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Texas Tech University, Lubbock 79409 1162, USA
    Dev Psychol 38:492-502. 2002
    ....
  10. pmc "Just three more bites": an observational analysis of parents' socialization of children's eating at mealtime
    Joan K Orrell-Valente
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, P O Box 0503, LH245, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Appetite 48:37-45. 2007
    ..These data reinforce current recommendations that parents should provide nutritious foods and children, not parents, should decide what and how much of these foods they eat...
  11. pmc Ethnic differences in the link between physical discipline and later adolescent externalizing behaviors
    Jennifer E Lansford
    Center for Child and Family Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:801-12. 2004
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  12. pmc A 12-year prospective study of the long-term effects of early child physical maltreatment on psychological, behavioral, and academic problems in adolescence
    Jennifer E Lansford
    Center for Child and Family Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 0545, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:824-30. 2002
    ..To determine whether child physical maltreatment early in life has long-term effects on psychological, behavioral, and academic problems independent of other characteristics associated with maltreatment...
  13. pmc Differential risks of covarying and pure components in mother and teacher reports of externalizing and internalizing behavior across ages 5 to 14
    Margaret K Keiley
    Department of Child Development and Family Studies, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 31:267-83. 2003
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  14. pmc Neighborhood structure, parenting processes, and the development of youths' externalizing behaviors: a multilevel analysis
    Jennifer M Beyers
    Indiana University, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 31:35-53. 2003
    ..Furthermore, the decrease in externalizing levels associated with more parental monitoring was significantly more pronounced when youths lived in neighborhoods with more residential instability...
  15. pmc Temperamental resistance to control increases the association between sleep problems and externalizing behavior development
    Jackson A Goodnight
    Department of Brain and Psychological Sciences, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:39-48. 2007
    ..Implications for prevention and treatment of conduct problems are considered...
  16. doi request reprint Placement shift, sibling relationship quality, and child outcomes in foster care: a controlled study
    L Oriana Linares
    Child Study Center, New York University New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:736-43. 2007
    ..These findings highlight the importance of considering relationships between siblings and the risk that one poses to another before early placement decisions are made...
  17. pmc Parents' monitoring knowledge attenuates the link between antisocial friends and adolescent delinquent behavior
    Robert D Laird
    Department of Psychology, University of New Orleans, 2001 Geology and Psychology Building, New Orleans, LA 70148, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:299-310. 2008
    ..Transactional associations consistent with social influence and social selection processes also were suppressed in the increasing knowledge sub-group as compared to the decreasing knowledge sub-group...
  18. pmc Friendships with peers who are low or high in aggression as moderators of the link between peer victimization and declines in academic functioning
    David Schwartz
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:719-30. 2008
    ..These results highlight the importance of aggression levels among friends for the academic adjustment of victimized children...
  19. pmc Adolescent aggression and social cognition in the context of personality: impulsivity as a moderator of predictions from social information processing
    Jennifer E Fite
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana 47403, USA
    Aggress Behav 34:511-20. 2008
    ..This study provides evidence of personality variables as potential moderators of the link between SIP and behavior...
  20. pmc Social information processing and cardiac predictors of adolescent antisocial behavior
    Joseph C Crozier
    Department of Psychology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 0085, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:253-67. 2008
    ..In addition, deviant SIP mediated the effects of elevated HRR reactivity and elevated RHR on antisocial behavior (for male and female participants)...
  21. pmc Social information processing mediates the intergenerational transmission of aggressiveness in romantic relationships
    Jennifer E Fite
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    J Fam Psychol 22:367-76. 2008
    ..Results suggest that the ability of offspring to generate varied social responses and effectively evaluate the potential outcome of their responses at least partially mediates the intergenerational transmission of relationship conflict...
  22. pmc Early physical abuse and later violent delinquency: a prospective longitudinal study
    Jennifer E Lansford
    Center for Child and Family Policy, Duke University, USA
    Child Maltreat 12:233-45. 2007
    ..These effects were more pronounced for African American than for European American youth and somewhat more pronounced for females than for males...
  23. pmc A 12-year prospective study of patterns of social information processing problems and externalizing behaviors
    Jennifer E Lansford
    Center for Child and Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 34:715-24. 2006
    ..In some cases, youth characterized by the co-occurrence of problems in early and later SIP steps had higher externalizing scores than did youth characterized by problems in just one or the other...
  24. pmc A formal cognitive model of the go/no-go discrimination task: evaluation and implications
    Eldad Yechiam
    Behavioral Science Area, Faculty of Industrial Engineering and Management, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Psychol Assess 18:239-49. 2006
    ..The present model can thus potentially improve the sensitivity of the task to differences between clinical populations...
  25. pmc Peer relationship antecedents of delinquent behavior in late adolescence: is there evidence of demographic group differences in developmental processes?
    Robert D Laird
    School of Human Ecology, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 17:127-44. 2005
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  26. pmc Parent academic involvement as related to school behavior, achievement, and aspirations: demographic variations across adolescence
    Nancy E Hill
    Department of Psychology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 0085, USA
    Child Dev 75:1491-509. 2004
    ..Parent academic involvement may be interpreted differently and serve different purposes across sociodemographic backgrounds...
  27. pmc The development of attitudes about physical punishment: an 8-year longitudinal study
    Kirby Deater-Deckard
    Department of Psychology, 1227 University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403 1227, USA
    J Fam Psychol 17:351-60. 2003
    ..However, there was no correlation among adolescents for whom physical maltreatment in early or middle childhood was suspected...
  28. pmc Parents' monitoring-relevant knowledge and adolescents' delinquent behavior: evidence of correlated developmental changes and reciprocal influences
    Robert D Laird
    School of Human Ecology and Agricultural Center, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge 70803, USA
    Child Dev 74:752-68. 2003
    ..Discussion considers both youth-driven and parent-driven processes that may account for the correlated developmental changes and reciprocal associations...
  29. pmc Peer rejection and social information-processing factors in the development of aggressive behavior problems in children
    Kenneth A Dodge
    Center for Child and Family Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 90264, USA
    Child Dev 74:374-93. 2003
    ..In Study 4, processing patterns measured in Study 2 replicated the mediation effect. Findings are integrated into a recursive model of antisocial development...
  30. pmc A biopsychosocial model of the development of chronic conduct problems in adolescence
    Kenneth A Dodge
    Center for Child and Family Policy, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708 0264, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:349-71. 2003
    ..Implications for prevention research and public policy are noted...
  31. pmc Trajectories of internalizing, externalizing, and grades for children who have and have not experienced their parents' divorce or separation
    Jennifer E Lansford
    Center for Child and Family Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:292-301. 2006
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Research Grants10

  1. Development of antisocial behavior in early adulthood
    GREGORY PETTIT; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This research will contribute both to basic theories of antisocial development and to prevention science and public policy. ..
  2. HOW CHRONIC CONDUCT PROBLEMS DEVELOP
    GREGORY PETTIT; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....