12--Divorce:  Blended/Step-Families & Co-Parenting

Berman, Claire.  "What am I doing in a stepfamily?"  Illustrated by Dick Wilson.  Secaucus, NJ:  Lyle Stuart, 1982.  48p.  Advice for children of divorced or remarried parents on adjusting to life with a stepfamily.

Bradley, Buff.  Where do I belong?:  a kids' guide to stepfamilies.  Illustrations by Maryann Cocca.  Reading, MA:  Addison-Wesley, 1982.  113p.

Clapp, Genevieve.  Divorce and new beginnings:  an authoritative guide to recovery and growth, solo parenting, and stepfamilies.  New York, NY:  Wiley, 1992.  377p.

Hart, Archibald D.  Children & divorce:  what to expect, how to help:  including a new chapter on "Building a blended family."  Dallas:  Word Pub., 1989.  179p.

Hetherington, Eileen Mavis, & Josephine D. Arasteh.  Impact of divorce, single parenting, and stepparenting on children.  Hillsdale, NJ:  Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1988.  389p.  Papers, revised and updated, originally presented at a conference sponsored by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, May 6-7, 1985.

Hetherington, Eileen Mavis.  Coping with divorce, single parenting, and remarriage:  a risk and resiliency perspective.  Mahwah, NJ:  Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1999.  359p.

Hurwitz, Jane.  Coping in a blended family.  New York, NY:  Rosen Publishing Group, 1997.  102p.

Hyde, Margaret Oldroyd, & Elizabeth Held Forsyth.  Parents divided, parents multiplied.  Louisville, KY:  Westminster/J.  Knox Press, 1989.  119p.

Hyde, Margaret Oldroyd.  My friend has four parents.  New York, NY:  McGraw-Hill, 1981.  120p.  Examines various situations that arise from divorce and remarriage, including one-parent families, "stepfamilies," and living part-time with both parents.

Itzin, Catherine.  Splitting up:  single parent liberation.  London:  Virago, 1980.  231p.

Johnson, Colleen Leahy.  Ex familia:  grandparents, parents, and children adjust to divorce.  New Brunswick:  Rutgers University Press, 1988.  215p.

Martin, Don, & Maggie Martin.  Families in transition:  divorce, remarriage, and the stepfamily..  Salem, WI:  Sheffield Pub. Co., 1985.  216p.

Messinger, Lillian.  Remarriage, a family affair.  Foreword by Mel Roman.  New York, NY:  Plenum Press, 1984.  246p.

Monroe, Robin Prince.  I have a new family now:  understanding blended families.  Illustrated by Nancy Barnet.  Saint Louis, MO:  Concordia Pub. House, 1998.

Montefiore, Hugh.  Remarriage and mixed marriage:  a plea for dual reform.  London:  S.P.C.K., 1967.

Netzer, Carol.  Cutoffs:  how family members who sever relationships can reconnect.  Far Hills, NJ:  New Horizon Press, 1996.  244p. 

Pasley, Kay, & Marilyn Ihinger-Tallman, eds.  Remarriage and stepparenting:  current research and theory.  New York, NY:  Guilford Press, 1987.  323p.

Pino, Christopher J.  Divorce, remarriage, and blended families:  divorce counseling and research perspectives.  Palo Alto, CA:  R & E Research Associates, 1982.  128p.

Thomas, Shirley.  Parents are forever:  a step-by-step guide to becoming successful co-parents after divorce.  Longmont, CO:  Springboard Publications, 1995.  151p.

Visher, Emily B., & John S. Visher.  Stepfamilies:  a guide to working with stepparents and stepchildren..  New York, NY:  Brunner/Mazel, 1979.  280p.