Chapter 19. Children, Families, and Divorce

  1. Jacqueline Scott,
  2. Judith Treas and
  3. Martin Richards
  1. Jan Pryor and
  2. Liz Trinder

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470999004.ch19

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Families

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Families

How to Cite

Pryor, J. and Trinder, L. (2004) Children, Families, and Divorce, in The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Families (eds J. Scott, J. Treas and M. Richards), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470999004.ch19

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631221586

Online ISBN: 9780470999004

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Keywords:

  • children;
  • families;
  • divorce;
  • family change;
  • demographic changes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Context of Family Change

  • Understanding and Researching Divorce and Separation

  • Adults and Divorce

  • Outcomes for Children

  • Children's Perspectives

  • Conclusions and Implications