K Paige Harden

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Adolescent sexual activity and the development of delinquent behavior: the role of relationship context
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, Population Research Center, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 40:825-38. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on testosterone in adolescents: Evidence for sex differences
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas, Austin, TX
    Dev Psychobiol 56:1278-89. 2014
  3. doi request reprint True love waits? A sibling-comparison study of age at first sexual intercourse and romantic relationships in young adulthood
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
    Psychol Sci 23:1324-36. 2012
  4. pmc The Texas Twin Project
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 16:385-90. 2013
  5. pmc Gene-environment interplay in the association between pubertal timing and delinquency in adolescent girls
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 121:73-87. 2012
  6. pmc Genetically influenced change in sensation seeking drives the rise of delinquent behavior during adolescence
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station A8000, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    Dev Sci 15:150-63. 2012
  7. pmc Why don't smart teens have sex? A behavioral genetic approach
    KATHRYN P HARDEN
    University of Texas at Austin, USA
    Child Dev 82:1327-44. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Does religious involvement protect against early drinking? A behavior genetic approach
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station A8000, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:763-71. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Individual differences in the development of sensation seeking and impulsivity during adolescence: further evidence for a dual systems model
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology and Population Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station A8000, Austin, TX 78703, USA
    Dev Psychol 47:739-46. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Environmental and genetic pathways between early pubertal timing and dieting in adolescence: distinguishing between objective and subjective timing
    K P Harden
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Psychol Med 42:183-93. 2012

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Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Adolescent sexual activity and the development of delinquent behavior: the role of relationship context
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, Population Research Center, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 40:825-38. 2011
    ..These results are consistent with emerging research that suggests that the psychological correlates of adolescent sexual activity may be moderated by the social context in which this activity occurs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on testosterone in adolescents: Evidence for sex differences
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas, Austin, TX
    Dev Psychobiol 56:1278-89. 2014
    ..This study adds to a small but growing body of research that investigates genetic influences on individual differences in behaviorally relevant hormones. © 2014 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. Dev Psychobiol 56: 1278-1289, 2014. ..
  3. doi request reprint True love waits? A sibling-comparison study of age at first sexual intercourse and romantic relationships in young adulthood
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
    Psychol Sci 23:1324-36. 2012
    ..These results underscore the contribution of a life-span approach to our understanding of romantic relationships...
  4. pmc The Texas Twin Project
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 16:385-90. 2013
    ..Future directions include geographic expansion of the sample to the entire state of Texas (with a population of over 25 million) and genotyping of participating twins...
  5. pmc Gene-environment interplay in the association between pubertal timing and delinquency in adolescent girls
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 121:73-87. 2012
    ..This interaction effect is particularly evident for nonviolent delinquency. Overall, results suggest early maturing girls are vulnerable to an interaction between genetic and environmental risks for delinquent behavior...
  6. pmc Genetically influenced change in sensation seeking drives the rise of delinquent behavior during adolescence
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station A8000, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    Dev Sci 15:150-63. 2012
    ..These results suggest that developmental changes in delinquent behaviors during adolescence are driven by a genetically governed process of personality change...
  7. pmc Why don't smart teens have sex? A behavioral genetic approach
    KATHRYN P HARDEN
    University of Texas at Austin, USA
    Child Dev 82:1327-44. 2011
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  8. doi request reprint Does religious involvement protect against early drinking? A behavior genetic approach
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station A8000, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:763-71. 2010
    ..This study tests whether, after controlling for shared environmental and genetic confounds using a behavior genetic design, the association between individual levels of religiosity and earlier age at first drink is still evident...
  9. doi request reprint Individual differences in the development of sensation seeking and impulsivity during adolescence: further evidence for a dual systems model
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology and Population Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station A8000, Austin, TX 78703, USA
    Dev Psychol 47:739-46. 2011
    ..Together, these results constitute the first support for the dual systems model of adolescent development to derive from longitudinal behavioral data...
  10. doi request reprint Environmental and genetic pathways between early pubertal timing and dieting in adolescence: distinguishing between objective and subjective timing
    K P Harden
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Psychol Med 42:183-93. 2012
    ..Moreover, these mechanisms may differ between objective measures of pubertal development and girls' subjective perceptions of their own maturation...
  11. pmc Behind the wheel and on the map: Genetic and environmental associations between drunk driving and other externalizing behaviors
    Patrick D Quinn
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin
    J Abnorm Psychol 122:1166-78. 2013
    ..In contrast, nonshared environmental associations with drunk driving were weaker and more diffuse. Drunk driving may be a manifestation of genetic vulnerabilities toward a broad externalizing spectrum...
  12. pmc Emergence of a Gene x socioeconomic status interaction on infant mental ability between 10 months and 2 years
    Elliot M Tucker-Drob
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas, Austin, TX, USA
    Psychol Sci 22:125-33. 2011
    ..At age 2 years, genes accounted for nearly 50% of the variation in mental ability of children raised in high-SES homes, but genes continued to account for negligible variation in mental ability of children raised in low-SES homes...
  13. pmc Gene-environment correlation and interaction in peer effects on adolescent alcohol and tobacco use
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, PO Box 400400, Charlottesville, VA 22904 4400, USA
    Behav Genet 38:339-47. 2008
    ..Moreover, adolescents who were genetically liable to substance use were more vulnerable to the adverse influences of their best friends--a gene-environment interaction...
  14. pmc Combining nonlinear biometric and psychometric models of cognitive abilities
    Elliot M Tucker-Drob
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, P O Box 400400, Charlottesville, VA, 22904 4400, USA
    Behav Genet 39:461-71. 2009
    ..We then reanalyze data from the National Collaborative Perinatal Project, previously used by Turkheimer et al. (2003; Psychol Science), with a two-step method to model both phenomena...
  15. pmc The effect of assumptions about parental assortative mating and genotype-income correlation on estimates of genotype-environment interaction in the National Merit Twin Study
    John C Loehlin
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712 0187, USA
    Behav Genet 39:165-9. 2009
    ..Another possible explanation, a greater freedom of members of DZ pairs at higher income levels to follow independent interests, remained plausible...
  16. pmc A behavior genetic investigation of adolescent motherhood and offspring mental health problems
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesvile, VA 29904 4400, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:667-83. 2007
    ..The generalizability of these results to the United States, which has a higher adolescent birth rate, is discussed...
  17. pmc Alcohol use in adolescent twins and affiliation with substance using peers
    Jennifer Hill
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, P O Box 400400, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:81-94. 2008
    ..The association between alcohol use and peer behavior may be a spurious association attributable to a shared genetic liability to drink alcohol and associate with peers who drink alcohol...
  18. pmc Differential changes in impulsivity and sensation seeking and the escalation of substance use from adolescence to early adulthood
    Patrick D Quinn
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, A8000, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 25:223-39. 2013
    ..Although risk for substance use across the population may peak during adolescence and early adulthood, this risk may be highest among those who decline more gradually in impulsivity...
  19. pmc Population density and youth antisocial behavior
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 50:999-1008. 2009
    ..Rather, the association between population density and delinquency appears to be due to unmeasured selection variables that differ between families who live in more or less densely populated counties...
  20. pmc Development's tortoise and hare: pubertal timing, pubertal tempo, and depressive symptoms in boys and girls
    Jane Mendle
    Department of Psychology, 12227 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Dev Psychol 46:1341-53. 2010
    ..These findings highlight the need to consider multiple sources of individual variability in pubertal development and suggest different pubertal challenges for boys and girls...
  21. pmc Gene-by-preschool interaction on the development of early externalizing problems
    Elliot M Tucker-Drob
    Department of Psychology and Population Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712 0187, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 54:77-85. 2013
    ..Preschool involves an array of new social experiences that may impact the development of early externalizing behavior problems over the transition to grade school...
  22. pmc Intellectual interest mediates gene × socioeconomic status interaction on adolescent academic achievement
    Elliot M Tucker-Drob
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station A8000, Austin, TX 78712 0187, USA
    Child Dev 83:743-57. 2012
    ..These findings are consistent with the hypothesis that higher SES affords greater opportunity for children to seek out and benefit from learning experiences that are congruent with their genetically influenced intellectual interests...
  23. pmc Early childhood cognitive development and parental cognitive stimulation: evidence for reciprocal gene-environment transactions
    Elliot M Tucker-Drob
    Department of Psychology and Population Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, USA
    Dev Sci 15:250-9. 2012
    ..These results suggest that genetic influences on cognitive development occur through a transactional process, in which genetic predispositions lead children to evoke cognitively stimulating experiences from their environments...
  24. pmc Marital conflict and conduct problems in Children of Twins
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA
    Child Dev 78:1-18. 2007
    ..Furthermore, genetic influences mediated the association between marital conflict frequency and conduct problems. These results highlight the need for quasiexperimental designs in investigations of intergenerational associations...
  25. pmc Genotype by environment interaction in adolescents' cognitive aptitude
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, P O Box 400400, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    Behav Genet 37:273-83. 2007
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  26. ncbi request reprint Early adverse environments and genetic influences on age at first sex: evidence for gene × environment interaction
    Marie D Carlson
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin
    Dev Psychol 50:1532-42. 2014
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