Journal of Marriage and Family

Cover image for Vol. 77 Issue 1

Edited By: R. Kelly Raley

Impact Factor: 1.899

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 11/39 (Family Studies); 13/138 (Sociology)

Online ISSN: 1741-3737

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

Key JMF Articles


Free access to key Journal of Marriage and Family articles is available through December 31, 2013.

Reexamining the Case for Marriage: Union Formation and Changes in Well-Being
Kelly Musick and Larry Bumpass
February 2012

Same-Sex Parent Families and Children's Academic Achievement
Daniel Potter
June 2012

Relationship Churning, Physical Violence, and Verbal Abuse in Young Adult Relationships
Sarah Halpern-Meekin, Wendy D. Manning, Peggy C. Giordano and Monica A. Longmore
February 2013

How Does the Gender of Parents Matter?
Timothy J. Biblarz and Judith Stacey
February 2010

Research on Divorce: Continuing Trends and New Developments
Paul R. Amato
June 2010

Access to key research from the other National Council on Family Relations journals continues below.


Examining the Relationship Between Financial Issues and Divorce
Jeffrey Dew, Sonya Britt and Sandra Huston
October 2012

New Parents' Facebook Use at the Transition to Parenthood
Mitchell K. Bartholomew, Sarah J. Schoppe-Sullivan, Michael Glassman, Claire M. Kamp Dush and Jason M. Sullivan
July 2012

When Family Members Are Also Business Owners: Is Entrepreneurship Good for Families?
Jennifer E. Jennings, Rhonda S. Breitkreuz and Albert E. James
July 2013

Digital Dwelling: Technology in Couple and Family Relationships
Katherine M. Hertlein
July 2012

The Association Between Overparenting, Parent-Child Communication, and Entitlement and Adaptive Traits in Adult Children
Chris Segrin, Alesia Woszidlo, Michelle Givertz, Amy Bauer and Melissa Taylor Murphy
April 2012

Journal of Family Theory & Review

Gender and the Culture of Heterosexual Marriage in the United States
Karyn Loscocco and Susan Walzer
May 2013

Theoretical Perspectives on Sibling Relationships
Shawn D. Whiteman, Susan M. McHale and Anna Soli
June 2011

Next Steps in Attachment Theory
David C. Bell
December 2012

A Stress Model for Couples Parenting Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders and the Introduction of a Mindfulness Intervention
Karen Bluth, Patricia N. E. Roberson, Rhett M. Billen and Juli M. Sams
September 2013

Attachment, Identity, and Intimacy: Parallels Between Bowlby's and Erikson's Paradigms
Joe F. Pittman, Margaret K. Keiley, Jennifer L. Kerpelman and Brian E. Vaughn
March 2011