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ERIC Number: EJ632207
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2445
Delayed Parental Divorce: How Much Do Children Benefit?
Furstenberg, Frank F.; Kiernan, Kathleen E.
Journal of Marriage and Family, v63 n2 p446-57 May 2001
Compares children who experience divorce in childhood with those who were young adults when their parents divorced using data on British children (N=11,409) who participated in the National Child Development Study. Children's long-term welfare appears to be linked both to conditions preceding and following the divorce event. Results suggest caution in drawing conclusions about average effects of divorce. (JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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