Shansky, Janet
November 2002
Journal of Pastoral Counseling;2002, Vol. 37, p73
Academic Journal
Evaluates several studies on the negative effects of divorce on children and the adolescent psychosocial adjustment. Data used in the studies; Methodology; Conclusions.


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