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Although it has been established that children raised by lesbian and gay (LG) parents are comparable in psychological adjustment to those raised by heterosexuals, there are unique stressors that these

Although it has been established that children raised by lesbian and gay (LG) parents are comparable in psychological adjustment to those raised by heterosexuals, there are unique stressors that these families must face as members of a social minority group. For example, chronic exposure to stigma and discrimination has been associated with several poor psychological and behavioral outcomes in children, as well as high levels of stress experienced by LG parents.

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    • 2014
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    • Partial requirement for: Ph. D., Arizona State University, 2014
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    • Includes bibliographical references (p.105-125)
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    • Field of study: Psychology

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    by Joshua G Kellison

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