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ERIC Number: EJ440706
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2445
Family Structure and Home-Leaving: A Further Specification of the Relationship.
Aquilino, William S.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v53 n4 p999-1010 Nov 1991
Investigated impact of childhood family structure on timing of home-leaving. Data from 1988 National Survey of Families and Households suggest that exposure to nonintact family living during childhood raises likelihood of home-leaving prior to age 19. Adopted children and children who lived in nonparental situations were most likely to leave early. Found interactions of sex by family structure. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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