How Successful Are the Marriages of People With Divorced Parents?
Marital instability can be inherited—but less often than it used to be.
Some "children of divorce" don't want anything to do with marriage. Others still pursue it eagerly. My latest for
Inst. Family Studies
Of Note: People with divorced parents are more likely to get divorced themselves but less so than they used to be.
explains this & cites
People with divorced parents are more likely to get divorced themselves.
explains this and other dynamics shaping the relationships of “children of divorce”
W Bradford Wilcox
Good news: Children of divorce today are less likely to end up divorced, compared to children of divorce from an earlier era