Lesbian mothers and their children: A comparison with solo parent heterosexual mothers and their children

@article{Green1986LesbianMA,
  title={Lesbian mothers and their children: A comparison with solo parent heterosexual mothers and their children},
  author={Richard Green and Jane Barclay Mandel and Mary E. Hotvedt and Johann Gray and L. Smith},
  journal={Archives of Sexual Behavior},
  year={1986},
  volume={15},
  pages={167-184}
}
Two types of single-parent households and their effects on children ages 3–11 years were compared. One type comprised 50 homosexual mothers and their 56 children, and the other was a group of 40 heterosexual mothers and their 48 children. There were 30 daughters and 26 sons of homosexual mothers and 28 daughters and 20 sons of heterosexual mothers. The sexual identity and social relationships of the children were assessed in relation to the sexual orientation of the mothers. The samples… Expand
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