Session 19:
Step families

Thursday, June 14
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Spelbomskan
Aula Magna, Floor 7

Chair: Mare Ainsaar, University of Tartu

  1. Older divorced and widowed parents’ decisions at the start of a new partner relationship: monitoring and anticipating children's behaviors and attitudes. Results from quantitative and qualitative researchJenny Gierveld, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Eva-Maria Merz, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)

  2. Growing up in a blended family or a step family. What is the impact on education?Donna K. Ginther, University of Kansas; Marianne Sundström, Swedish Institute for Social Research

  3. Two-home residents: long-lasting or transitory family situation? The case of FranceLaurent Toulemon, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Sophie Pennec, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  4. Family structure, parent sex and children’s emotional well-beingJani Turunen, Stockholm University

  5. Entangled in a complex network of family relationships: the quality of the stepparent-stepchild relationship within different custody arrangements following parental divorceSofie Vanassche, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; Koen Matthijs, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; Gray Swicewood, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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