ERIC Number: EJ470125
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Problems and Strengths of Single-Parent Families: Implications for Practice and Policy.
Richards, Leslie N.; Schmiege, Cynthia J.
Family Relations, v42 n3 p277-85 Jul 1993
Used qualitative interview data from study of 60 single-parent mothers and 11 single-parent fathers to examine family problems and strengths identified by these parents. With exception of family finances and ex-spouses, mothers and fathers seemed to have very similar experiences. About two-thirds of single parents reported that single parenting become easier over time. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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