Developmental Psychology31 1— Reinventing the family. Hand, S.
Objective: To compare the quality of life QoLa measure of psychological well-being, of adolescents reared in lesbian-mother families with children of lesbian or gay parents of a matched comparison group of adolescents with heterosexual parents. Find a Pediatrician. The adolescents average age 16 years were matched on demographic characteristics age, gender, educational level, country of birth, parental birth country with a sample from a large school-based survey, and data were collected by means of adolescent self-reports.
American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 68 3 Alfred Wallace's Problem. Our Mission. If someone's daughter or son were in the military - perhaps children of lesbian or gay parents Iraq or Afghanistan, this might be something a person would want to share, but would be worried about doing so if they worked in a primarily liberal anti-war environment.
A study by Stanford researcher Michael Rosenfeld used census data to examine the school advancement of 3, children with same-sex parents, finding no significant differences between households headed by same-sex and opposite-sex parents when controlling for family background.
Yet within the field, convenience sampling is not considered a methodological flaw, but simply a limitation to generalizability. Adopting Reason. Ages and Stages. I am a board member of Fortunate Families. This study follows up to children of lesbian or gay parents a sample of children raised in fatherless families from birth or early infancy.
Families created by the new reproductive technologies: Quality of parenting and social and emotional development of the children. Journal of Social Issues , 49 , — A good mother. Weisner, T. Personalised recommendations. Child Development , 61 , —