Coping with Divorce, Single Parenting, and Remarriage: A Risk and Resiliency Perspective

Synopsis

In this volume leading researchers offer an interesting and accessible overview of what we now know about risk and protective factors for family functioning and child adjustment in different kinds of families. They explore interactions among individual, familial, and extrafamilial risk and protective factors in an attempt to explain the great diversity in parents' and children's responses to different kinds of experiences associated with marriage, divorce, life in a single parent household, and remarriage. br

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • John M. Gottman
  • Terri L. Orbuch
  • Kirby Deater-deckard
  • Shelli Avenevoli
  • E. Mavis Hetherington
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Mahwah, NJ
Publication year:
  • 1999