April Early-View Articles from All 3 NCFR Journals

New early-view articles are available for subscribers of each of NCFR's three scholarly journals.

The Journal of Marriage and Family (JMF), published by NCFR, has been the leading research journal in the family field for more than 75 years.


What's Mine Is Ours? Income Pooling in American Families
Kasey J. Eickmeyer, Wendy D. Manning, and Susan L. Brown
Published online: April 10, 2019 | doi:10.1111/jomf.12565

The Roles of Parents in Shaping Fathering Across Generations in Cebu, Philippines
Lee T. Gettler, Patty X. Kuo, Abet Bas, and Judith B. Borja
Published online: April 10, 2019 | doi:10.1111/jomf.12568

Polygynous Unions and Intimate Partner Violence in Nigeria: An Examination of the Role of Selection
Julia A. Behrman
Published online: April 9, 2019 | doi:10.1111/jomf.12570

Informal Networks of LowIncome Mothers: Support, Burden, and Change
Melissa Radey and Lenore M. McWey
Published online: April 8, 2019 | doi:10.1111/jomf.12573

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The Journal of Family Theory & Review (JFTR) publishes original contributions in all areas of family theory, including advancing theories through critical and metatheoretical projects, and comprehensive reviews of literature and media.

Contextual Relational Uncertainty Model: Understanding Ambiguity in a Changing Sociopolitical Context of Marriage
J. Kale Monk and Brian G. Ogolsky
Published online: April 1, 2019 | doi:10.1111/jftr.12325

Using Symbolic Interactionism to Model Transitions to Adoptive Parenthood
Bethany Willis Hepp, Katie Hrapczynski, Cheryl FortnerWood
Published online: April 1, 2019 | doi:10.1111/jftr.12326

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Since 1951, Family Relations: Interdisciplinary Journal of Applied Family Science (FR) has published basic and applied articles that are original, innovative and interdisciplinary and that focus on diverse family forms and issues. 

Social Justice and the Future of Healthy Families: Sociocultural Changes and Challenges
Stephen T. Russell

Published online: April 12, 2019 | doi:10.1111/fare.12358

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