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Author Wallerstein, Judith S.

Title The unexpected legacy of divorce : a 25 year landmark study / Judith Wallerstein, Julia Lewis and Sandra Blakeslee.

Imprint New York : Hyperion, c2000.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  HQ834 .W356 2000    Available  ---
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxxv, 347 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-337( and index.
Contents Parallel universes: Karen and Gary. When a child becomes the caregiver -- Sunlit memories -- Growing up is harder -- What if they'd stayed together - and what if they can't? -- When there's no one to set an example -- Setting an example -- The legacy of divorce: Larry and Carol. The wages of violence -- Our failure to intervene -- Order out of chaos -- Family ties -- Undoing the past -- The parentless child: Paula. Growing up lonely -- Court-ordered visiting, the child's view -- Sex and drugs -- Evolving relationships -- The custody saga continues -- The vulnerable child: Billy. The vulnerable child -- The stepfamily -- Picking up the pieces, one by one -- My best case: Lisa. Is not fighting enough? -- Children of divorce -- Conclusions.
Subject Children of divorced parents -- United States -- Longitudinal studies.
Divorce -- United States -- Longitudinal studies.
Added Author Lewis, Julia, 1952-
Blakeslee, Sandra.
ISBN 0786863943