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ERIC Number: EJ474039
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2445
Whose Nest? A Two-Generational View of Leaving Home during the 1980s.
Goldscheider, Frances; Goldscheider, Calvin
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v55 n4 p851-62 Nov 1993
Compared influence of expectations of young adults and their parents on leaving home. Used data from High School and Beyond surveys to model odds of leaving home to establish new home while unmarried or in context of marriage. Both generations' expectations strongly influenced later residential behavior, with parental expectations having more impact than those of young adults themselves. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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