P R Amato
Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
- Life-Course Pathways and the Psychosocial Adjustment of Young Adult WomenPaul R Amato
Department of Sociology, 211 Oswald Tower, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802
J Marriage Fam 73:279-295. 2011..Involvement in illegal behavior declined for all groups but least so for women who attended college...
- Single-parent households and children's educational achievement: A state-level analysisPaul R Amato
Department of Sociology, Pennsylvania State University, 211 Oswald Tower, University Park, PA 16802, United States Electronic address
Soc Sci Res 53:191-202. 2015..These results do not support the notion that increases in single parenthood have had serious consequences for U.S. children's school achievement. ..
- Children of divorce in the 1990s: an update of the Amato and Keith (1991) meta-analysisP R Amato
Department of Sociology, Pennsylvania State University, 211 Oswald Tower, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802 6207, USA
J Fam Psychol 15:355-70. 2001..For these outcomes, the gap between children with divorced and married parents decreased during the 1980s and increased again during the 1990s...
- The legacy of parents' marital discord: consequences for children's marital qualityP R Amato
Department of Sociology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 6207, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 81:627-38. 2001..Parental behaviors most likely to predict problematic marriages among offspring included jealousy, being domineering, getting angry easily, being critical, being moody, and not talking to the spouse...