ERIC Number: EJ348851
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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The Relation of Parental Marital Status and Perceived Family Conflict to Adjustment in White Adolescents.
Enos, Diane M.; Handal, Paul J.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v54 n6 p820-24 Dec 1986
Examined two contrasting views of divorce and long-term adjustment of children. Failed to support physical-wholeness position; parental marital status was not significantly related to psychological adjustment or social life satisfaction. Results provided strong support for psychological-wholeness position: adolescents' psychological adjustment and social life satisfaction were significantly related to level of perceived family conflict. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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