ERIC Number: EJ676960
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
Children's Adjustment Following Divorce: Risk and Resilience Perspectives.
Kelly, Joan B.; Emery, Robert E.
Family Relations, v52 n4 p352-62 Oct 2003
Reviews the empirical literature on the longer-term adjustment of children of divorce from the perspective of (a) the stressors and elevated risks that divorce presents for children and (b) protective factors associated with better adjustment. The resiliency demonstrated by the majority of children is discussed, as are controversies regarding the adjustment of adult children of divorce. (Contains 122 references.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Protective Factors; Risk Factors
Note: Special Topic: Controversies, Clarifications, and Consequences of Divorce's Legacy." For related articles, see CG 561 018-026.