Over the years, same-sex couples are fighting for the legal recognition for their marriages and their right as parents. The men were outraged by the gender bias men suffer in courts, with 87 to 90 percent of divorce cases giving sole custody to the mother with our without visitation for the father.
Most homosexual couples are choosing to have one partner be the biological parent, some are still choosing adoption. At the moment, it is not legal or illegal in the state.Gay and lesbian families are more growing than people think. We conducted the data in six different graphs with the sample size of 25 people participating. It appears a four member chronosystem exercise the norms and value of society expected there is one small minor detail. A family should be based on love and trust, and if these two elements are present in a relationship, gay or straight, there would be no reason that the home the couple creates for a child would be bad. Cherlin suggests that as the practical necessity of marriage diminishes, its symbolic importance may be increasing Congress will have to decide whether the information available is sufficient in deciding whether or not same-sex couples should be able to adopt, have a biological child through insemination or surrogacy, and wh A child that has homosexual parents tends to be more open minded about life and is not quick to judge Fairtlough, From this article we can see that the family structure does not have an influence on academic achievement, but the transitions that a child could go through in life can effect. In spite of doing well according to this study many of these children experience a certain shame which can be linked to lower scores on a number of scales. Recently, the debate about gays having the right or ability to parent has become a hot topic, due to the expanding gay community. When a child is born and or adopted they will grow up differently than the kid next door. Proceedings of the American Psychological Association, Incorporated, for the legislative year Patty 's Day Bingo. Introduction Same-sex parenting has evolved and continues to do so currently, but parenting laws still lag behind the changing family dynamics, posing questions and challenges for non-traditional parenting. This will display the main point of our project that is to prove that gay or lesbian parenting has the same effect as heterosexual parenting styles do in society.
The result is still an overabundance of orphaned children in need of a loving family. One of the types of families is same-sex parent families. Recently, research has shown that gay and lesbian parents share the parental characteristics of support, protection, and stability that children need Lewis and Seong Soo Oh have found that most Americans favor opposite-sex marriage rather than same-sex.
This is not what the majority of Americans see as normal, and there are stigmas and myths that take a hold of these parents and they are discriminated against because of the stigmas and the stereotypes that people can hold against them. The stigma holders vulnerability to stressors from their efforts to manage confusing complexities ambiguitytheir hurt from experiencing others hostility towards those carrying the stigma hostilityand stressors and feelings of lower selfesteem and careful management of communications privacy concerns Glennon, Today, researchers have estimated that the number of children living with one gay or lesbian parent is six to fourteen million.
This will help us look at the generational viewpoints of gay or lesbian parenting and the current perception of this topic.