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Divided Families

What Happens to Children When Parents Part

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$39.00 • £33.95 • €35.95

ISBN 9780674655775

Publication Date: 03/15/1994


152 pages

5-7/8 x 9 inches

The Family and Public Policy


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In spite of the upset children experience after parental separation, Frank Furstenberg and Andrew Cherlin find that most children adapt successfully as long as their mother does reasonably well financially and psychologically, and as long as conflict between parents is low. The casualty of divorce is usually the declining relationship between fathers and their children.

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