DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2012.12.001
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Cláudia Rodrigues Sequeira de Figueiredo, Filomena Valadão Dias

Abstract: Family plays a very important role in infant's development and behaviour, being that the parents' divorce can be a very stressful experience. This is an exploratory and comparative study that aims at identifying the differences in children's behaviour with divorced parents (or separated) and married parents (or living together), based on the parents and the teachers' perceptions. The authors recruited a convenience sample of 62 children (30 with single parents, and 32 children with married parents) between si…

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