Single parenting: a perspective from young adult children

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dc.contributor.author Burrow, Tess Kira
dc.date.accessioned 2015-05-04T16:49:09Z
dc.date.available 2015-05-04T16:49:09Z
dc.date.issued 2015-05-04
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/19187
dc.description.abstract Single parenting has become a part of American society, yet it seems that through stereotyping and shaming these parents are looked down upon. Often times, single parents do not have the same resources as two parent homes, but single parents can still be effective and raise well-rounded children. This is a qualitative study that sought to provide a different perspective of single never-married parents by interviewing their young adult children. This study focused on the experiences of the young adult children and used Family Stress Theory to help understand and capture specific moments in their lives. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Kansas State University en
dc.subject Single parent en_US
dc.subject Single parent families en_US
dc.subject Children of single parents en_US
dc.subject Parents en_US
dc.subject Stress en_US
dc.subject Resources en_US
dc.subject Young adults en_US
dc.title Single parenting: a perspective from young adult children en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.description.degree Master of Science en_US
dc.description.level Masters en_US
dc.description.department Family Studies and Human Services en_US
dc.description.advisor Karen S. Myers-Bowman en_US
dc.subject.umi Early Childhood Education (0518) en_US
dc.subject.umi Ecology (0329) en_US
dc.subject.umi Home Economics (0386) en_US
dc.subject.umi Home Economics Education (0278) en_US
dc.date.published 2015 en_US
dc.date.graduationmonth August en_US


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