Dept. of Human and Community Development
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(2017-07-05)This project seeks to fill three current gaps in the literature on lesbian, gay, and queer (LGQ) parents. First, that it is not a literature on parenting, per se. Instead, research has concentrated on same-sex parents ...
Family interaction in early adolescence: assessing contributions to early adolescents’ socio-emotional adjustment (2017-07-13)Family relationships are an important influence on early adolescents’ socio-emotional adjustment, although we know less about how family-level relationship quality influences development specifically. To help address this ...
(2017-06-26)Most preschoolers fail to meet recommended guidelines for physical activity, and those attending family child care settings spend nine minutes or less per hour of care in physical activity compared to the recommended 15 ...
“We’re gonna’ do it together!”: a qualitative study of school readiness beliefs and practices among low-income Latina mothers and teachers in a suburban head start (2017-06-15)The transition to kindergarten is a critical milestone in children’s lives, with implications for academic and future life success. Research documents that Latino children are disproportionately at-risk for being unready ...
Trajectories of commitment and instability across the legalization of same-sex marriage: an examination of the role of heterosexist experiences (2017-04-27)Almost two full years have passed since the legalization of same-sex marriage in the historical Obergefell v. Hodges case. However, sexual minorities continue to face heterosexism (National Coalition of Anti-Violence ...