Excerpt: “…Our review of the coparenting field begins with a brief discussion of families in historical context, followed by a more recent history…We then outline central conceptual issues in current thinking … and summarize the essential tenets of structural family theory. This is followed by a review of coparenting research…we then provide a section on practical issues…and close with a section summarizing future directions in coparenting theory and research…” (p.76)
Contribution to Book
Coparenting in diverse family systems.Faculty Publications
Document TypeBook Chapter
Date IssuedJanuary 2002
Date AvailableMarch 2012
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Citation InformationMcHale, J., Khazan, I., Erera, P., Rotman, T, DeCourcey, W., & McConnell, M. (2002). Coparenting in diverse family systems. In M. H. Bornstein (Ed.) Handbook of Parenting. Volume 3: Being and Becoming a Parent. (2nd. Ed.). New Jersey: Erlbaum (pp. 75-107).