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    On New Shores: Family Dynamics and Relationships Among Immigrant Families

    Special issue of APA's Journal of Family Psychology, Vol. 23, No. 3, June 2009. The articles focus on the psychosocial adaptation of immigrant families, parenting practices and their implications for child outcomes, and the importance of parent–adolescent relationships for adolescent mental health.

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    Carpe Noctem: Sleep and Family Processes

    Special issue of APA's Journal of Family Psychology, Vol. 21, No. 1, March 2007. Includes articles about sleep timing and quality; racial/ethnic differences; role of sleep disruptions in emotional security and academic achievement; behavior development; marital relationship in the 1st year of life; family stress and insomnia; and other effects of sleep disturbances on family dynamics.

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    Sibling Relationship Contributions to Individual and Family Well-Being

    Special issue of APA's Journal of Family Psychology, Vol. 19, No. 4, December 2005. Articles discuss issues in sibling relationships, including problem behavior; interactions with playmates and teachers; role of familism; links with individual adjustment; maternal perception of sibling negativity; transition to siblinghood; parental differential treatment; adjustment; adolescent substance use; conduct problems; delinquency training; risk to siblings in abusing families; adjustment to chronic disability; and antisocial behavior.

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    Methodology in Family Science

    Special issue of APA's Journal of Family Psychology, Vol. 19, No. 1, March 2005. Articles discuss methodological challenges and opportunities in family and couple research, including outcome, cost-effectiveness, qualitative, and narrative research; video-recall procedures, multilevel methods, diary methods, and cluster analysis; and moderator effects, the actor–partner interdependence model, survival analysis, and ethical issues.

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    Family Psychology and the Law: Exploring the Linkages

    Special issue of APA's Journal of Family Psychology, Vol. 17, No. 2, June 2003. Includes articles about legal indicators of child adjustment to divorce; child custody and visitation disputes; relocation cases; pregnancy, drug testing, and the fourth amendment; new reproductive technologies; parental fitness of psychiatrically diagnosed individuals; and same-sex domestic violence.

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    Cultural Variations in Families

    Special issue of APA's Journal of Family Psychology, Vol. 14, No. 3, September 2000. Includes articles about family relatedness; family conflict and well-being; impact of interparental conflict and parental factors on child adjustment; discipline responses; parenting practices and adolescent depressive symptoms; adolescent self-esteem; achievement and self-perceptions; and racial preferences in media and peer choices.

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