Date of Award
Bachelor of Arts
Children's adjustment to parental divorce is a complex interaction of: a) families pre and postseparation functioning b) the child's individual capacity for dealing with stress c) current values and beliefs as expressed through teachers and peers. Current research in each area is reviewed and discussed as are major themes in children's long term adjustment.
Dougherty, Carey A., "Children of divorce : a survey of factors related to children's adjustment to parental divorce" (1983). Honors Theses. 732.