ERIC Number: EJ449023
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
The Adjustment of Children in Nondivorced, Divorced Single-Mother, and Remarried Families.
Lindner, Marjorie S.; And Others
Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, v57 n2-3 p35-72 1992
Adolescents whose parents had not divorced exhibited more social and scholastic competence and fewer adjustment problems than did adolescents from families with remarried or single mothers. Children from divorced, single-mother families demonstrated adjustment difficulties up to six years after their mother's divorce. (BC)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Adjustment (to Environment), Adolescent Development, Adolescents, Age Differences, Behavior Problems, Divorce, Family (Sociological Unit), Family Life, Family Problems, Longitudinal Studies, One Parent Family, Preadolescents, Prosocial Behavior, Remarriage, Sex Differences, Stepfamily
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Serial No. 227.