Glass Ceilings and 100-Hour Couples: What the Opt-Out

Glass Ceilings and 100-Hour Couples: What the Opt-Out

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God loves every person as a unique individual. It seems like a trip to the supermarket is never complete without a magazine or commercial on the radio advertising gay pride. Outcomes for children with lesbian or gay parents. Visit http://gayfathersnj.tripod.com/ • Rainbow Families of New Jersey, 590 Bloomfield Ave., Ste. 234, Bloomfield, NJ 07003, info@rainbowfamiliesnj.org, www.rainbowfamiliesnj.org • Team Family Pride. Unlike past APA briefs supporting same-sex couples, this brief also addresses the social and psychological benefits—to both gay and heterosexual people—of marriage as an institution.
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Times Two: Two Women in Love and the Happy Family They Made

Times Two: Two Women in Love and the Happy Family They Made

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Developmental Psychology, 31(1), 124-129. They are still smart, kind, generous, curious, funny, surprising, and/ or brave. (They still have all their flaws too.) This does not change any of that. Medical discrimination is even more serious, based upon results from 1994 study of gay and lesbian physicians and medical students: 59% of the physicians and medical students surveyed reported having experienced some sort of discrimination themselves. 91% reported knowing of an anti-gay bias toward GLB patients. 64% believed that GLB patients were at risk of receiving substandard care if they were open about their sexual orientation.
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Mothers

Mothers

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In addition to looking at the reality of the parent-child relationship in these situations, courts may consider the following factors in the relationship between the child and the nonlegal parent: the length of the relationship between the adults, and whether they and the child lived together the intentions of both partners to parent together and what steps, if any, were taken to ensure that joint parenting would take place, and any co-parenting agreements or other documents regarding the child that had both partners listed as parents, such as birth announcements.
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Conversations and Cosmopolitans: Awkward Moments, Mixed

Conversations and Cosmopolitans: Awkward Moments, Mixed

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This can lead to some bizarre situations. We identified four studies concluding that children of gay or lesbian parents face added disadvantages. A child adopted by a gay or lesbian couple is a child that is wanted. Sussman (Eds.), Homosexuality and family relations (pp. 177-196). I am a wimp but I really wanted to ask the presenter if she had ever had any dealings with gay couples. Lesbian parenting: Living with pride and prejudice.
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Mothers and More: American Women in the 1950's (American

Mothers and More: American Women in the 1950's (American

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Based on a re-evaluation of the data, it concludes there are minimal differences in outcome for children raised by same-sex parents and married opposite-sex parents. Feminism and systems theory: Its impact on lesbian and heterosexual couples. I am sure there are plenty of couples out west and up north that are foster parents or who have adopted. Straight women and lesbians, meanwhile, were united in their commitment to monogamy, lesbians more so than straight women: 14 percent of straight wives said they had had sex outside their marriage, compared with 9 percent of lesbians in civil unions and 7 percent of lesbians who were partnered but not in civil unions.
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Box Girl

Box Girl

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Daddy doesn't really see that Bob is a parent, or only sees it sometimes, and at other times undercuts Bob's authority to discipline the child. However, it is not clear whether the Adoption Act 1984 permits adoption of children born through international surrogacy arrangements by their intended parents. These strategies may include working with lesbian or gay individuals to assess their desire to become a parent, working to support lesbian or gay persons who are in various stages of pursuing parenting; supporting those who have already become parents deal with the everyday reality of parenting; and assisting couples and families in more traditional couples or family therapy situations.
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Lone Fathers and Masculinities

Lone Fathers and Masculinities

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Such feelings are often significant hurdles in the process of developing a positive sense of self-identity and esteem. Gay or lesbian adolescents should be allowed to decide when and to whom to disclose their homosexuality. For example, Judge Vaughn Walker’s decision regarding Proposition 8, California’s constitutional amendment defining marriage, stated: “The research supporting this conclusion is accepted beyond serious debate in the field of developmental psychology.” [2] However, a number of researchers have pointed out significant methodological problems with the research that would cast doubt on the conclusiveness of the “no difference” findings. [3] Even some researchers supportive of same-sex parenting have acknowledged the significant methodological limitations in the research to date. [4] Examples of the methodological problems are discussed below, as well as a profile of the recently released New Family Structures Study, which has raised the bar on quality of research in this area.
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Ideologies and Technologies of Motherhood: Race, Class,

Ideologies and Technologies of Motherhood: Race, Class,

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Symbols of gay pride include the Rainbow colored flag, Greek lambda symbol, and also the pink and black triangles (You can see these logos on our homepage http://www.iwannagetpregnant.com ). How can our society tell another human they aren't good enough to have a child or companion, and make laws against this. Of course his friend has lots of questions about what it’s like to have blue dads: “Do they work? Look also at the context of the responses to this exercise. The case was appealed to the Nebraska Supreme Court.
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Hardship & Health Womens Lives

Hardship & Health Womens Lives

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When asked about frequency of smoking, the young-adult children of MLRs reported highest frequency, followed by the children of FGRs, and the children of IBFs ranking lowest frequency of all family-of-origin types. The impact of parental homosexuality in child custody cases: A review of the literature. Journal of GLBT Family Studies, 1 (4), 43-60. Prior, he was a Summer Analyst for Barclays Capital in New York City. At the same time, the study has come under scrutiny for the funding it received from anti-gay groups and for its lack of respondents who were actually raised in same-sex parent households.
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Mothers and Such: Views of American Women and Why They

Mothers and Such: Views of American Women and Why They

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Looking for a specific report, training resource or poster? A less defensive, more sociologically informed analytic framework is proposed for investigating these issues. After controlling for age, region, country of birth, education, and duration of the partnership, male couples in Sweden were 35 percent more likely to divorce than heterosexual couples, and lesbian partners were over 200 percent more likely to divorce. [17] Whether the couples have children makes little difference in the relative rates.
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