ERIC Number: EJ606178
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Stress and Adaptation among Male and Female Single Parents.
Heath, D. Terri; Orthner, Dennis K.
Journal of Family Issues, v20 n4 p557-87 Jul 1999
Explores the relationship between gender and the ability of parents to manage work and family responsibilities using single fathers (n=346) and single mothers (n=364) in military communities. No gender differences were found among single parents who perceived they were successful at managing family and work responsibilities. There were gender differences in the use of supportive, financial, and organizational resources. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A