Read the October 2019 Issue of Journal of Marriage and Family

Plus 3 New Early-View Articles


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.

The October 2019 issue (Volume 81, Issue 5) is now available for subscribers. It features an open access article on whether or not fatherhood sparks wage attainment for men. ​​Articles topics include work and family, fertility behavior and attitudes; intergenerational relationships; interracial and immigrant couple relationships; and more.

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Additionally, three new early-view articles are now available for subscribers:

Mismatches in the Marriage Market
Daniel T. Lichter, Joseph P. Price, and Jeffrey M. Swigert
Published online: Sept. 4, 2019 | doi:10.1111/jomf.12603

Racial Diversity in the Marital Assimilation of Hispanics
Kate H. Choi
Published online: Aug. 26, 2019 | doi:10.1111/jomf.12601

Stepparental Support to Adult Children: The Diverging Roles of Stepmothers and Stepfathers
Kirsten van Houdt, Matthijs Kalmijn, and Katya Ivanova
Published online: Aug. 19, 2019 | doi:10.1111/jomf.12599


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