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ERIC Number: EJ398658
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Marital Status and Career Stage Influences on Social Networks of Young Adults.
Fischer, Judith L.; And Others
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v51 n2 p521-34 May 1989
Examined most common transitions during young adulthood--marriage and career--among 422 university graduates and undergraduates with respect to descriptors of social networks. Marital status, career stage, and gender interacted in various ways as influences on network characteristics. Role changes from career entry and marriage seemed related to partial withdrawal from friends, increased kin contact among both genders. (TE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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