A Meta-Analysis of Developmental Outcomes for Children of Same-Sex and Heterosexual Parents

  title={A Meta-Analysis of Developmental Outcomes for Children of Same-Sex and Heterosexual Parents},
  author={Alicia Crowl and Soyeon Ahn and Jean A. Baker},
  journal={Journal of GLBT Family Studies},
  pages={385 - 407}
ABSTRACT While there has been a recent upsurge in the number of studies related to children raised by gay and lesbian parents, the literature in this area continues to be small and wrought with limitations. This study presents a meta-analysis of the existing research and focuses on the developmental outcomes and quality of parent–child relationships among children raised by gay and lesbian parents. A total of 19 studies were used for the analysis and included both child and parent outcome… 
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