ERIC Number: EJ357821
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
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Family Processes in One-Parent, Stepparent, and Intact Families: The Child's Point of View.
Amato, Paul R.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v49 n2 p327-37 May 1987
Examined effects of divorce and remarriage on adjustment and development of children. Elementary school children (N=172) and adolescents (N=170) reported on processes in mother-custody one-parent, mother-custody stepparent, and intact two-parent families. Children reported similar levels of support and punishment from mothers, regardless of family type. Discusses varying levels of father and stepfather involvement. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Australia