ERIC Number: EJ215733
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Jan
The Social Consequences of Single Parenthood: A Longitudinal Perspective.
Smith, Michael J.
Family Relations, v29 n1 p75-80 Jan 1980
Loneliness and lack of social support have been described as the more serious social consequences of the single-parent status. Revealed shifts in the household composition of one-parent families over time, a lower level of community participation, and a feeling of powerlessness among single-parent, family heads. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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