Kramer vs. Kramer in real life.Kramer Kra·mer , Larry Born 1935.
American writer and activist whose works include the novel Faggots (1978) and the play The Normal Heart (1985). In 1988 he founded the radical AIDS awareness group ACT UP (AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power). vs. Kramer in real life
In about 10 percent of divorces involving children, the father is awarded custody. How do these families get along? Richard Ri·chard , Joseph Henri Maurice Known as "Rocket." 1921-2000.
Canadian hockey player. A right wing for the Montreal Canadiens (1942-1960), he led his team to eight Stanley Cup championships and was the first player to score 50 goals in a Ades Warshak of the University of Texas Health Science Center at Dallas has analyzed an·a·lyze
tr.v. an·a·lyzed, an·a·lyz·ing, an·a·lyz·es
1. To examine methodically by separating into parts and studying their interrelations.
2. Chemistry To make a chemical analysis of.
3. 28 studies of father-custody families. In general, father-custody and mother-custody families face the same problems, such as distress at the parents' separation, and they react in similar ways.
In seven studies that directly compared children in father-custody and mother-custody homes, none of a wide range of features of psychological development was attributable solely to the sex of the custodial parent. Warshak says, "Not one [study] supported the stereotypical view that custodial fathers are incapable of adequately rearing their children.'
However, Warshak emphasizes one consistent difference between mother-custody and father-custody families. "A consensus of results indicates more favorable fa·vor·a·ble
1. Advantageous; helpful: favorable winds.
2. Encouraging; propitious: a favorable diagnosis.
3. outcomes for boys in father-custody homes and girls in mother-custody homes,' Warshak says. Although not discounting the importance of mother-son and father-daughter relationships, he says the studies indicate more problematic behavior between custodial parents and school-age children of the opposite sex. He suggests that in custody In Custody (1984) is a novel set in India by Indian American writer Anita Desai. It was Shortlisted, Booker Prize for Fiction in 1984. Plot summary
Deven earns a living by teaching Hindi literature to disinterested college students. decisions, some weight should be given to the child's sex, although it should be considered as only one of many factors that influence a child's postdivorce adjustment.