ERIC Number: EJ559318
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Divorce-Related Transitions, Adolescent Development, and the Role of the Parent-Child Relationship: A Review of the Literature.
Hines, Alice M.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v59 n2 p375-88 May 1997
Reports on a literature review of adolescent development, family relationships, and the impact of divorce on adolescents. Results reveal that adolescents experience divorce differently than younger children and that a positive parent-adolescent relationship can ameliorate a divorce's negative effects. Identifies major gaps in the literature, especially regarding ethnic families. (RJM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A