Session 189:
Parental Involvement in Diverse Family Forms

Saturday, May 2
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
LaSalle A
Level 5

Chair: Mindy E. Scott, Child Trends
Discussant: Sandra Hofferth, University of Maryland

  1. Parental Divorce and Gender Equality in SwedenFran Goldscheider, Brown University; Michael Gahler, Stockholm University; Eva Bernhardt, Stockholm University; Livia Olah, Stockholm University

  2. Racial and Ethnic Gaps in School Readiness Using Fragile FamiliesAudrey N. Beck, Princeton University; Carey E. Cooper, Princeton University; Sara McLanahan, Princeton University; Jeanne Brooks-Gunn, Columbia University

  3. The Institutionalization of Families and Father InvolvementJames Sanders, Washington State University

  4. Mothers' Gatekeeping of Father Involvement in Married and Cohabiting-Couple FamiliesCatherine T. Kenney, Bowling Green State University; Ryan Bogle, Bowling Green State University

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