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Journal of Marriage and Family

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Journal of Marriage and Family


May 2007, Vol. 69 Issue 2

A Minisymposium on Transformative Process in Marriage

Transformative Processes in Marriage: An Analysis of Emerging Trends
Frank D. Fincham, Scott M. Stanley, Steven R. H. Beach


Transformative Processes: Some Sociological Questions
Shirley A. Hill

Socially Situated Cognition and the Couple as a Dynamic System: A Commentary
George W. Howe

Transformative Processes in Marriage: Some Thoughts From a Sociologist
Paul R. Amato

Not Shifting but Broadening Marital Research: Comments on Fincham, Stanley, and Beach
Benjamin R. Karney


Contextualizing the Study of Marital Transformation: Points of Convergence
Steven R. H. Beach, Frank D. Fincham, Scott M. Stanley


A Vocabulary of Motives: Understanding How Parents Define Quality Time
Karrie Ann Snyder

Gender Equality or Primacy of the Mother? Ambivalent Descriptions of Good Parents
Satu Perälä-Littunen

Imagining Men: Lesbian Mothers Perceptions of Male Involvement During the Transition to Parenthood
Abbie E. Goldberg, Katherine R. Allen

Fathers and Fatherhood

Gay Men: Negotiating Procreative, Father, and Family Identities
Dana Berkowitz and William Marsiglio

Parental Beliefs About Nonresident Fathers Obligations and Rights
I-Fen Lin, Sara S. McLanahan

Gender and Families

Autonomy, Dependence, or Display? The Relationship Between Married Womens Earnings and Housework
Sanjiv Gupta

Womens Employment Status, Coercive Control, and Intimate Partner Violence in Mexico
Andrés Villarreal

Adolescents in Families

Fathers, Mothers, and Family Structure: Family Trajectories, Parent Gender, and Adolescent Schooling
Holly E. Heard

Early-Onset Alcohol Use Among Native American Youth: Examining Female Caretaker Influence
Melissa L. Walls, Les B. Whitbeck, Dan R. Hoyt, Kurt D. Johnson

Families in Middle and Later life

The Influence of Grandparents in Single-Mother Families
Rachel Dunifon, Lori Kowaleski-Jones

Negotiating Inequality Among Adult Siblings: Two Case Studies
Ingrid Arnet Connidis

Of General Interest

Income and Life Satisfaction After Marital Disruption in Germany
Hans-Jürgen Andreß and Miriam Bröckel

Household Structure and Living Conditions in Nigeria
Blessing Uchenna Mberu

Family Structure and Child Mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa: Cross-National Effects of Polygyny
D. Walter Rasugu Omariba, Michael H. Boyle

Book Reviews

What Children Need - by Jane Waldfogel
Robert Crosnoe

Changing Rhythms of American Family Life - by Suzanne M. Bianchi, John P. Robinson, & Melissa A. Milkie
Sarah Damaske

Dwelling Place: A Plantation Epic - by Erskine Clarke
Kathryn Daynes

The Work and Family Handbook: Multidisciplinary Perspectives, Methods, and Approaches - Edited by Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes, Ellen Ernst Kossek, & Stephen Sweet
Susan J. Ferguson

On Your Own Without a Net: The Transition to Adulthood for Vulnerable Populations - Edited by D. Wayne Osgood, E. Michael Foster, Constance Flanagan, & Gretchen R. Ruth
Alice Hines

I Do But I Dont: Walking Down the Aisle Without Losing Your Mind - by Kamy Wicoff
Katherine Jellison

Fixing Families: Parents, Power, and the Child Welfare System - by Jennifer A. Reich
Brenda D. Smith

Family Routines and Rituals - Edited by Barbara H. Fiese
Catherine Richards Solomon

Handbook of Divorce and Relationship Dissolution - Edited by Mark A. Fine & John H. Harvey
Katherine C. Stamps

Earning More and Getting Less: Why Successful Wives Cant Buy Equality - Edited by Veronica Jaris Tichemor
Anisa Zvonkovic

August 2007 - Vol. 69 Issue 3


The Changing Institution of Marriage: Adolescents Expectations to Cohabit and to Marry
Wendy D. Manning, Monica A. Longmore, and Peggy C. Giordano

Marital Quality and Personal Well-Being: A Meta-Analysis
Christine M. Proulx, Heather M. Helms and Cheryl Buehler

Stress Crossover in Newlywed Marriage: A Longitudinal and Dyadic Perspective
Lisa A. Neff and Benjamin R. Karney

Behavioral and Physiological Components of Communication Training: Does the Topic Affect Outcome?
Tara L. Cornelius and Galen Alessi

Marital Dissolution

A Comparison of High- and Low-Distress Marriages That End in Divorce
Paul R. Amato and Bryndl Hohmann-Marriott

Spousal Dissimilarity, Race, and Marital Dissolution
Andrew Clarkwest

Parents and Adolescents

Structural and Dynamic Process Family Risk Factors: Consequences for Holistic Adolescent Functioning
Jennifer L. Matjasko and Leslie N. Grunden, Jody L. Ernst

Characteristics of Mother-Child Interactions Related to Adolescents Positive Values and Behaviors
Laura M. Padilla-Walker

The Longitudinal Influence of Coparenting Conflict on Parental Negativity and Adolescent Maladjustment
Mark E. Feinberg, Marni L. Kan and E. Mavis Hetherington

Adolescent Work Intensity and Substance Use: The Mediational and Moderational Roles of Parenting
Kyle C. Longest and Michael J. Shanahan

Adolescents and Parents Marital Dissolution

Parents Union Dissolution and Adolescents School Performance: Comparing Methodological Approaches
Michelle L. Frisco, Chandra Muller and Kenneth Frank

Racial and Ethnic Differences in Experiencing Parents Marital Disruption During Late Adolescence
Yongmin Sun and Yuanzhang Li

Child Support Enforcement and Sexual Activity of Male Adolescents
Chien-Chung Huang and Wen-Jui Han

Parents and Adult Children

Parent-Child Value Similarity: The Role of Zeitgeist
Klaus Boehnke, Andreas Hadjar and Dirk Baier

A Genetically Informed Study of the Intergenerational Transmission of Marital Instability
Brian M. DOnofrio, Eric Turkheimer, Robert E. Emery, and K. Paige Harden, Wendy S. Slutske, Andrew C. Heath and Pamela A. F. Madden, Nicholas G. Martin

Childhood Family, Ethnicity, and Drug Use Over the Life Course
Lisa A. Cubbins and Daniel H. Klepinger

Of General Interest

Living in the Gray: Womens Experiences of Missing the Marital Transition
Elizabeth A. Sharp and Lawrence Ganong

Managing the Multifather Family: Stepfathers as Father Allies
William Marsiglio and Ramon Hinojosa

Single Parenthood and Childrens Reading Performance in Asia
Hyunjoon Park

Racial and Ethnic Differences in the Timing of First Marriage and Smoking Cessation
Margaret Weden and Rachel Tolbert Kimbro

Book Reviews

Mending Broken Families: Social Policies for Divorced Families: How Effective Are They? - by Emily M. Douglas
Connie J. A. Beck

Exposing the "Pretty Woman" Myth: A Qualitative Investigation of Street-Level Prostituted Women - by Rochelle L. Dalla
Miriam Williams Boeri

Two in a Bed: The Social System of Couple Bed Sharing - by Paul C. Rosenblatt
Charlotte Dunham

Black Intimacies: A Gender Perspective on Families and Relationships - by Shirley A. Hill
Jennifer F. Hamer

Families in Poverty - by Karen Seccombe
Tracey Y. Lewis-Elligan

Unsung Heroines: Single Mothers and the American Dream - by Ruth Sidel
Margaret M. Manoogian

Work, Family, and Community: Exploring Interconnections - by Patricia Voydanoff
Nicole Gardner Neblett

The Relationship Rights of Children - by James G. Dwyer
Jennifer A. Reich

November 2007 - Vol. 69 Issue 4

Gender and Families

The Gender Gap in Attitudes About Childlessness in the United States
Tanya Koropeckyj-Cox and Gretchen Pendell

College Womens Plans for Different Types of Egalitarian Marriages
Francine M. Deutsch, Amy P. Kokot and Katherine S. Binder

Persistent Policy Effects on the Division of Domestic Tasks in Reunified Germany
Lynn Prince Cooke

Marriage and the Motherhood Wage Penalty Among African Americans, Hispanics, and Whites
Rebecca Glauber

Fathers and Fatherhood

Parental Childrearing Attitudes as Correlates of Father Involvement During Infancy
Bridget M. Gaertner, Tracy L. Spinrad, Nancy Eisenberg and Karissa A. Greving

Resident Fathers Pregnancy Intentions, Prenatal Behaviors, and Links to Involvement With Infants
Jacinta Bronte-Tinkew, Suzanne Ryan, Jennifer Carrano, and Kristin A. Moore

Commitments to Fathering and the Well-Being and Social Participation of New, Disadvantaged Fathers
Chris Knoester and Richard J. Petts, David J. Eggebeen

Relationship Processes

Longitudinal Changes in Marital Relationships: The Role of Offsprings Pubertal Development
Shawn D. Whiteman, Susan M. McHale and Ann C. Crouter

Relationship of Dyadic Closeness With Work-Related Stress: A Daily Diary Study
Yoav Lavee and Adital Ben-Ari

Perceived Marginalization and the Prediction of Romantic Relationship Stability
Justin J. Lehmiller and Christopher R. Agnew

Of General Interest

Children and Power in Mexican Transnational Families
Joanna Dreby

Partnership Instability and Child Well-Being
Cynthia Osborne and Sara McLanahan

Book Reviews

Sibling Identity and Relationships: Sisters and Brothers - by Rosalind Edwards, Lucy Hadfield, Helen Lucey, & Melanie Mauthner
Shelley Eriksen

Do Men Mother?: Fathering, Care, and Domestic Responsibility - by Andrea Doucet
Jennifer Rothchild

December 2007 - Vol. 69 Issue 5

Transition to Parenting

Conflict Frequency and Relationship Quality Across the Transition to Parenthood
Esther S. Kluwer and Matthew D. Johnson

The Association of Couples Relationship Status and Quality With Breastfeeding Initiation
Christina M. Gibson-Davis and Jeanne Brooks-Gunn

Parents and Children

Marital Conflict and Childrens Adjustment: Evaluation of the Parenting Process Model
Sarah J. Schoppe-Sullivan, Alice C. Schermerhorn and E. Mark Cummings

Managing Childrens Friendships Through Interparental Relationships: Roles of Ethnicity and Friendship Context
Anne C. Fletcher, Tracey H. Bridges, and Andrea G. Hunter

White Mothers, Brown Children: Ethnic Identification of Maori-European Children in New Zealand
Tahu H. Kukutai

Parental Depression and Anxiety and Early Childhood Behavior Problems Across Family Types
Sarah O. Meadows and Sara S. McLanahan, Jeanne Brooks-Gunn

When Children Have Two Mothers: Relationships With Nonresident Mothers, Stepmothers, and Fathers
Valarie King

Adolescents and Youth in Families

Postdivorce Father-Adolescent Closeness
Mindy E. Scott, Alan Booth, Valarie King, and David R. Johnson

Of Sex and Romance: Late Adolescent Relationships and Young Adult Union Formation
R. Kelly Raley, Sarah Crissey, and Chandra Muller

Religious Identity and Family Ideologies in the Transition to Adulthood
Lisa D. Pearce and Arland Thornton

Cohabitation in the Philippines: Attitudes and Behaviors Among Young Women and Men
Lindy Williams, Midea Kabamalan and Nimfa Ogena

Families in Middle and Later Life

Intergenerational Coresidence Among Small Farmers in Brazilian Amazônia
Leah K.VanWey and Kara B.Cebulko

Support Between Siblings and Between Friends: Two Worlds Apart?
Marieke Voorpostel and Tanja van der Lippe

Golden Years? The Labor Market Effects of Caring for Grandchildren
Ying Wang and Dave E. Marcotte

Of General Interest

Childrens Time Use: Labor Divisions and Schooling in Indonesia
Amy Hsin

Managing Money in Marriage: Multilevel and Cross-National Effects of the Breadwinner Role
Carrie Yodanis and Sean Lauer

Can We Promote Child Well-Being by Promoting Marriage?
Gregory Acs

Married and Cohabiting Parents Relationship Stability: A Focus on Race and Ethnicity
Cynthia Osborne, Wendy D. Manning and Pamela J. Smock

Book Reviews

Working and Poor: How Economic and Policy Changes Are Affecting Low-Wage Workers - Edited by Rebecca M. Blank, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Robert F. Schoeni
John Iceland

Perfect Motherhood: Science and Childrearing in America - by Rima D. Apple. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press
Tina Miller

Occasional Reviewers

Author Index

Keyword Index

Index to Volume 69, 2007

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