Susan L Brown

Summary

Affiliation: Bowling Green State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The gray divorce revolution: rising divorce among middle-aged and older adults, 1990-2010
    Susan L Brown
    Department of Sociology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403 0222, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 67:731-41. 2012
  2. pmc Unmarried Boomers confront old age: a national portrait
    I Fen Lin
    Department of Sociology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403 0222, USA
    Gerontologist 52:153-65. 2012
  3. pmc Family boundary ambiguity and the measurement of family structure: the significance of cohabitation
    Susan L Brown
    Department of Sociology and Center for Family and Demographic Research, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    Demography 46:85-101. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Cohabitation among older adults: a national portrait
    Susan L Brown
    Department of Sociology and Center for Family and Demographic Research, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S71-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A decomposition of trends in poverty among children of immigrants
    Jennifer Van Hook
    Center for Family and Demographic Research, Department of Sociology, Bowling Green State University, OH 43403, USA
    Demography 41:649-70. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Family structure transitions and adolescent well-being
    Susan L Brown
    Department of Sociology and Center for Family and Demographic Research, 239 Williams Hall, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    Demography 43:447-61. 2006

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc The gray divorce revolution: rising divorce among middle-aged and older adults, 1990-2010
    Susan L Brown
    Department of Sociology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403 0222, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 67:731-41. 2012
    ..Our study documents how the divorce rate among persons aged 50 and older has changed between 1990 and 2010 and identifies the sociodemographic correlates of divorce among today's middle-aged and older adults...
  2. pmc Unmarried Boomers confront old age: a national portrait
    I Fen Lin
    Department of Sociology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403 0222, USA
    Gerontologist 52:153-65. 2012
    ..Our study provides a national portrait of the Baby Boom generation, paying particular attention to the heterogeneity among unmarried Boomers and whether it operates similarly among women versus men...
  3. pmc Family boundary ambiguity and the measurement of family structure: the significance of cohabitation
    Susan L Brown
    Department of Sociology and Center for Family and Demographic Research, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    Demography 46:85-101. 2009
    ..Family boundary ambiguity presents an important measurement challenge for family scholars...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cohabitation among older adults: a national portrait
    Susan L Brown
    Department of Sociology and Center for Family and Demographic Research, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S71-9. 2006
    ..In order to begin building a conceptual framework, we provide a descriptive portrait of older adult cohabitors, emphasizing how they compare to older remarrieds and unpartnereds...
  5. ncbi request reprint A decomposition of trends in poverty among children of immigrants
    Jennifer Van Hook
    Center for Family and Demographic Research, Department of Sociology, Bowling Green State University, OH 43403, USA
    Demography 41:649-70. 2004
    ..The relative increase in poverty for immigrant versus native children owes largely to the divergence between immigrant and native families in racial/ethnic composition, parental education, and employment...
  6. ncbi request reprint Family structure transitions and adolescent well-being
    Susan L Brown
    Department of Sociology and Center for Family and Demographic Research, 239 Williams Hall, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    Demography 43:447-61. 2006
    ..Formalization of a cohabiting stepfamily through marriage did not translate into any appreciable benefits for adolescent well-being...