Bronfenbrenner's Bioecological Model

Urie Bronfenbrenner developed a model to represent how a child's development was complexly influenced by the different structures within a child's environment directly or indirectly. He identified and described five system structures of a typical child's environment: microsystem, mesosystem, exosystem, macrosystem, and chronosystem. An illustration of this theory is presented below.

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