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ERIC Number: EJ622661
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2445
Family Structure and Children's Success: A Comparison of Widowed and Divorced Single-Mother Families.
Biblarz, Timothy J.; Gottainer, Greg
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v62 n2 p533-48 May 2000
States that compared with children raised in single-mother families created by death of the father, children raised in divorced single-mother families have significantly lower levels of education, occupational status, and happiness as adults. Speculates that the contrasting positions in the social structure of different types of single-mother families may account for observed differences in child outcomes. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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