January 22, 2013

Myths of Motherhood

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There are posts from the son and both parents. http://blog.myfathershe.com/ Message boards created and moderated by Helen Boyd, author of My Husband Betty, with a focus on partners. Results demonstrated that high-risk children show similar patterns of development over time in heterosexual and gay and lesbian adoptive households. He is very proud of his parents who are reaching out to love and encourage a new and growing LGBT family at home in Arizona.
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January 22, 2013

Damage Control: A Memoir of Outlandish Privilege, Loss and

Sergei Boissier

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Results indicated that children's adjustments were more favorable when child care was evenly distributed between the two women. Just as a random genetic pattern dictates that one member of a family may be blond-haired or left-handed, so a similar random pattern can produce a lesbian or gay orientation. So how do you do that in the middle of everyday life's busyness? Walsh (Ed.), Normal family processes (2nd ed., pp. 282-328). Cohen (Eds.), The lives of lesbians, gays, and bisexuals: Children to adults (pp. 11-34).
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January 22, 2013

This Side of Providence

Rachel M. Harper

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Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta by the ACLU and other advocacy groups, including the Child Welfare League of America, a coalition of public and private agencies that sets national standards for child care. • Late in 2004, the U. Video/C 4926 Giving voice to stories that have been scattered or buried, rendering a shadowy history visible, this film weaves together the lost threads of lesbian history. I can only hope that you've taken something positive away from what I've shared with you."
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January 22, 2013

The Other Mother: A Lesbian'S Fight For Her Daughter (Living

Nancy Abrams

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She's on the steering committee for Mormons Building Bridges and the ally committee for Affirmation. Lesbian and gay family issues in the context of changing legal and social policy environments. Overview: We identified 78 scholarly studies that met our criteria for adding to knowledge about the wellbeing of children with gay or lesbian parents. On Thursday, the American Academy of Pediatrics announced its support of same-sex marriage as being good for kids, Majors says. Fact: Children without homes do not have the option of choosing between a married mother and father or some other type of parent(s).
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January 22, 2013

Reinventing the Family: The Emerging Story of Lesbian and

Laura Benkov

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Transnational Mental Health Research Newsletter, 19(3), 1, 3-7. Binghamton, NY: Haworth Medical Press, Inc./Haworth Press, Inc. Responding to the ‘very idea of difference’ in research on lesbian and gay parents. Speakers include Charlotte Patterson, professor of psychology at the University of Virginia and author of studies on the families of gays and lesbians; Seth Sanders, associate professor of public policy at Carnegie Mellon University and author of studies on the demography and economic status of homosexual parents; and Joan Hollinger, visiting professor in family law at Boalt, who drafted the Uniform Adoption Act.
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January 21, 2013

Women in Love: Portraits of Lesbian Mothers & Their Families

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Human examples of this proposition include single fathers. .. and families headed by gay fathers."25 The twenty-six species of marmosets live in family groups of up to thirty monkeys. I started thinking about this question, first of all I would like to get married and start a family. Even Moreno, who spends her working life motivating New Yorkers and is not exactly under-assertive, was momentarily floored. "It's things like that that make you feel a little bit… The suggestion is there's something wrong here.
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January 21, 2013

Grassroots Warriors: Activist Mothering, Community Work, and

Nancy A. Naples

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The research on biological gay fathers and their children is extremely limited. It was among discussions with her straight and gay friends in college that she realized she was like both. Her moms also have surrounded her with a large, loving social circle. Competent Child-Focused Practice: Working with Lesbian and Gay Carers. (1991). Featherstone (Eds.), Mothering and ambivalence (pp. 54–79). Your details will be recorded on the Register of Information held at the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority, and your offspring will have legal rights to access that information as they grow up, including being able to find out your name and address once they are 18 (which they can use to contact you if they wish).
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January 21, 2013

Working from the Margins: Voices of Mothers in Poverty (ILR

Virginia E. Schein

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Educational and Child Psychology, 18, 62–77. Sibship size, sibsex, sibgap, and homosexuality among male outpatients. R., Waters, E., McNair, R., Power, J., & Davis, E. (2014). The results are typically robust in multivariate contexts as well, suggesting far greater diversity in lesbian-parent household experiences than convenience-sample studies of lesbian families have revealed. Studies using diverse samples and methodologies have persuasively demonstrated that there are no systematic differences between gay or lesbian and non-gay or lesbian parents in emotional health, parenting skills, and attitudes toward parenting (Stacey & Biblarz, 2001).
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January 21, 2013

Safe As Houses

Alex Jeffers

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Good, I’ve got one to back up mine as well. With that in mind, consider New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof, whose regular dispatches from the developing world have delighted coastal progressives with their smartly worded criticisms of American foreign policy and their surefooted prescriptions for What Must Be Done to solve a host of intractable global problems. Patterson ike families headed by heterosexual parents, lesbian and gay parents and their children are a diverse group (Arnup, 1995; Barrett & Tasker, 2001; Martin, 1998; Morris, Balsam, & Rothblum, 2002).
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January 21, 2013

Leaving Now

Arleen Paré

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Here, we show how a method of analyzing temporal patterns in citation networks can be used to assess the state of social scientific literature as a means to inform just such a question. Not surprisingly, since they came from families that had experienced upheaval, the children with gay parents were more likely to be unemployed, more likely to cheat on their spouse or partner, and more likely to be in psychological treatment for depression or anxiety. I'm not scared being 'out' because they would defend me." "We need a law so we can say something to our teachers if they don't stop the harassment.
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