Family Facts #39Family Facts — By Joe Carter on December 8, 2007 at 1:43 am
Compared with childless peers, new parents had higher levels of social integration with relatives, friends, and neighbors.
“Costs and Rewards of Children: The Effects of Becoming a Parent on Adults’ Lives”
Nomaguchi, Kei M.
Milkie, Melissa A.
Journal of Marriage and Family Vol. 65, Number . May, 2003. Page(s) 356-374.