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effects.of.divorce.on.children.s.social.skills [2016/06/03 08:35]
marri [1.1 Related American Demographics]
effects.of.divorce.on.children.s.social.skills [2017/05/16 12:33] (current)
marri [1.1 Related American Demographics]
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 ====1.1 Related American Demographics==== ====1.1 Related American Demographics====
  
-According to the National Survey of Children’s Health, children who live with both biological parents or two adoptive parents score higher on the social development scale (50.8) than children who live within other family configurations.((This chart draws on data collected by the National Center for Health Statistics in the National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH) in 2003. The data sample consisted of parents of 102,353 children and teens in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. 68,996 of these children and teens were between six and 17 years old, the age group that was the focus of the study. The survey sample in this age range represented a population of nearly 49 million young people nationwide. \\ Nicholas Zill, "​Children’s Positive Social Development and Family Structure,"​ Mapping America Project. Available at [[http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF09G09.pdf]])) (See [[http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF09G09.pdf| Chart]] Below) +According to the National Survey of Children’s Health, children who live with both biological parents or two adoptive parents score higher on the social development scale (50.8) than children who live within other family configurations.((This chart draws on data collected by the National Center for Health Statistics in the National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH) in 2003. The data sample consisted of parents of 102,353 children and teens in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. 68,996 of these children and teens were between six and 17 years old, the age group that was the focus of the study. The survey sample in this age range represented a population of nearly 49 million young people nationwide. \\ Nicholas Zill, "​Children’s Positive Social Development and Family Structure,"​ Mapping America Project. Available at [[http://marri.us/​wp-content/uploads/MA-58-60-168.pdf]])) (See [[http://marri.us/wp-content/uploads/​MA-58-60-168.pdf| Chart]] Below)
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-This entry draws heavily from [[http://​marri.us/​effects-divorce-children|The Effects of Divorce on Children]].)) and the marital conflict that accompanies parents’ divorce places the child’s social competence at risk. Studies indicate that divorce contributes to an increased risk for a wide facet of undesirable behaviors, including an inability to handle conflict, [[effects.of.divorce.on.children.s.sexual.activity|promiscuity]],​ [[effects_of_divorce_on_children_s_education|difficulty in school]], [[effects_of_family_structure_on_crime|increased crime rates]], increased drug and alcohol use, and increased rates of suicide. ​+This entry draws heavily from [[http://​marri.us/​research/​research-papers/​the-effects-of-divorce-on-children/|The Effects of Divorce on Children]].)) and the marital conflict that accompanies parents’ divorce places the child’s social competence at risk. Studies indicate that divorce contributes to an increased risk for a wide facet of undesirable behaviors, including an inability to handle conflict, [[effects.of.divorce.on.children.s.sexual.activity|promiscuity]],​ [[effects_of_divorce_on_children_s_education|difficulty in school]], [[effects_of_family_structure_on_crime|increased crime rates]], increased drug and alcohol use, and increased rates of suicide. ​