Thursday, May 1 / 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM   •   Vineyard

Session 15:
Family Structure, Parenting, and Child Well-Being

Chair: Robin S. Hognas, University of Louisville
Discussant: Frank Furstenberg, University of Pennsylvania

  1. Does Maternal Multipartnered Fertility Affect the Mother-Child Relationship?Karen B. Guzzo, Bowling Green State University ; Cassandra J. Dorius, Iowa State University

  2. Nonresident Fatherhood and Adolescent Sexual Behavior: A Comparison of Siblings ApproachRebecca M. Ryan, Georgetown University

  3. Family Structure, Parents' Partner Instability, and Weight Gains and Losses from Childhood into AdolescenceShannon E. Cavanagh, University of Texas at Austin ; Chelsea Smith, University of Texas at Austin ; Robert Crosnoe, University of Texas at Austin

  4. Family Structure Transitions and Child Development: Instability, Type, and SelectionDohoon Lee, New York University (NYU) ; Sara McLanahan, Princeton University

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