Results are relevant to researchers, parents, and practitioners as divorce is examined with a developmental lens. Findings suggest that the meaning and impact of parental divorce are distinct for emerging adult children, characterized by awareness and personal reflection. Implications for parenting and practice are provided.
Special thanks go to Rachelle Cucca and Kayla Mason for their aid in the coding and analysis process. Special thanks also go to Jason Hans and Nathan Wood for their encouragement and suggestions for the continuation of this project.
Reed, K., Parker, T.S., Lucier-Greer, M. and Rehm, M.L. (2016), "Exploring How Parental Divorce Provides Meaning to Personal Development and Interpersonal Experiences among Emerging Adult Women", Divorce, Separation, and Remarriage: The Transformation of Family (Contemporary Perspectives in Family Research, Vol. 10), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 251-277. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1530-353520160000010010
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