Indeed, as we have discussed, some research questions, measures, and sample composition issues are unique to the study of same-sex relationships and require novel approaches. Participants in this study completed a set of questionnaires and individual telephone interviews approximately 1—1.
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A history of different-sex marriage and divorce may influence current relationship dynamics for individuals in same-sex unions. There was a marginally significant association between adopting an infant versus an older child and relationship dissolution rate, with We further recommend that social scientists understand—and embrace—the diverse ways that parental status varies across union types.
Exploring core issues in adoption: Individual and marital experience of adoptive mothers.
In the face of challenges to research on same-sex relationships, including the past failure of federally supported data collections to include measures that clearly identify same-sex relationships, scholars have been creative in data collection and methodological strategies for research.
Child Development. T2: Adoption route Adoption route was included as a control.
Marriage holds great symbolic significance that may alter how others, including family members, view and interact with individuals in same-sex unions Badgett, Copyright notice. Internalized homophobia and relationship quality among lesbians, gay men, and bisexuals. Predictors of parenting stress during early parenthood in lesbian, gay, and heterosexual adoptive parents.