ERIC Number: EJ404887
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Facing Challenges and Making Compromises: How Single Mothers Endure.
Quinn, Peggy; Allen, Katherine R.
Family Relations, v38 n4 p390-95 Oct 1989
Qualitative study of 30 employed single mothers replicated previous findings of challenges in managing shortages of time, money, and energy. Revealed serious concerns about failure to meet perceived family and societal expectations for living in "normal" family with 2 parents. Behavior subjects perceived to be expected of single parents contradicted behavior they should exhibit if they expect to remarry. (Author/TE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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