Journal of Marriage and Family

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Edited By: Kristi Williams

Impact Factor: 2.238

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 9/43 (Family Studies); 17/143 (Sociology)

Online ISSN: 1741-3737

Associated Title(s): Family Relations, Journal of Family Theory & Review

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Ongoing debate in JMF

Read the ongoing debate in JMF on the amount of time mothers spend with adolescents

Does the Amount of Time Mothers Spend With Children or Adolescents Matter?
Melissa A. Milkie, Kei M. Nomaguchi and Kathleen E. Denny

Quantity of Maternal Time and Child and Adolescent Development: Response to Kalil and Mayer (2016) and to Waldfogel (2016)
Kei Nomaguchi, Melissa A. Milkie and Kathleen E. Denny

How Important Is Parental Time? It Depends: Comment on Milkie, Nomaguchi, and Denny (2015)
Jane Waldfogel

Understanding the Importance of Parental Time With Children: Comment on Milkie, Nomaguchi, and Denny (2015)
Ariel Kalil and Susan E. Mayer

Award Winning Article

An article from NCFR’s Journal of Marriage and Family (JMF) is the inaugural recipient of the Excellence in Research on Military and Veteran Families Award, a new honor from the Military Family Research Institute (MFRI) at Purdue University that recognizes the best piece research on military-connected families published in the past year.

The article, “Reinstitutionalizing Families: Life Course Policy and Marriage in the Military,” appeared in the October 2014 issue of JMF. The authors are Jennifer Lundquist, University of Massachusetts Amherst, and Zhun Xu, Renmin University of China.

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