Adoptive Gay Father Families: Parent–Child Relationships and Children's Psychological Adjustment

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Golombok, Susan; Mellish, Laura; Jennings, Sarah; Casey, Polly; Tasker, Fiona; Lamb, Michael E; (2013)
  • Publisher: BlackWell Publishing Ltd
  • Journal: Child Development,volume 85,issue 2,pages456-468 (issn: 0009-3920, eissn: 1467-8624)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1111/cdev.12155, pmc: PMC4510787
  • Subject: Empirical Articles | psyc

Findings are presented on a U.K. study of 41 gay father families, 40 lesbian mother families, and 49 heterosexual parent families with an adopted child aged 3–9 years. Standardized interview and observational and questionnaire measures of parental well-being, quality of... View more
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