Marital Disruption, Parent-Child Relationships, and Behavior Problems with Children

Research BriefParenting & CoparentingMay 1 1986

Examines the effects of marital disruption on children’s behavior, accounting for variations in post disruption living arrangements and effects of parent-child relationships and marital conflict. The study is based on a 1981 national sample of 1,400 children aged 12-16.