Child Well-Being in Same-Sex Parent Families: Review of Research Prepared for American Sociological Association Amicus Brief.

@article{Manning2014ChildWI,
  title={Child Well-Being in Same-Sex Parent Families: Review of Research Prepared for American Sociological Association Amicus Brief.},
  author={Wendy D. Manning and Marshal Neal Fettro and Esther O. Lamidi},
  journal={Population research and policy review},
  year={2014},
  volume={33 4},
  pages={485-502}
}
Recent legal cases before the Supreme Court of the United States were challenging federal definitions of marriage created by the Defense of Marriage Act and California's voter approved Proposition 8 which limited marriage to different-sex couples only. Social science literature regarding child well-being was being used within these cases, and the American Sociological Association sought to provide a concise evaluation of the literature through an amicus curiae brief. The authors were tasked in… CONTINUE READING

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