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Same-sex couple families in Australia

25 Sep 2016
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  • The number of same-sex couple parented families in Australia is growing.
  • Acceptance of the equality of same-sex couples is steadily increasing, and is strongest among women and young people.
  • Children raised in same-sex parented families progress emotionally, socially and educationally at the same rate as other children.
  • The biggest challenge faced by children raised in same-sex parented families is social stigma.
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ISBN: 
978-1-76016-103-3
Published year only: 
2016
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