Of course, this concern may certainly be allayed once the complete variable list is made public. However it is possible that these anti-gay sentiments, and their impact, are quite variable depending on the particular setting. Some children in non-traditional families are parented by lesbian mothers or gay fathers, although, unlike children in other family arrangements, the number is unknown.
This difference is statistically significant at the 1 percent level.
Sullins D. Nontraditional families and childhood progress through school: A comment on Rosenfeld. Some communities and their child-oriented organizations make a strong effort to be inclusive; others may not see this as necessary or may even be hostile to non-traditional families.
The many co-parenting and blended family complexities present for heterosexual parents can also be present for same-sex parents with the additional complexities of discrimination, stereotypes, and assumptions.
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Although most children of same-sex couples are biological children of one of the parents, a growing number are the result of donor insemination, surrogacy, foster care and adoption. However it is possible that these anti-gay sentiments, and their impact, are quite variable depending on the particular setting.
Psychosocial adjustment, school outcomes, and romantic attractions of adolescents with same-sex parents. For example, anti-gay sentiments, expressed or subtle, experienced by children of gay or lesbian parents from peers, teachers, or neighbors may be difficult for parents to shield from their children.