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Single-parent, same-sex, and common-law families barely penetrated public consciousness, much less the Hebrew lexicon.People-Powered Social Revolution in Israel Promotes Rights of Same-Sex Families|Irit Rosenblum|November 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The fact that the new president of the United States was the product of a single-parent home was cited by both sides.American Dreams, 1993: The Road to Wellville by T. Coraghessan Boyle|Nathaniel Rich|October 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I come from a single-parent family, and am a single child, so I spent a fair amount of time on my own, usually reading.Why I Choose to Be Child-Free: Readers Share Their Stories|Harry Siegel|February 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
More than half of all American children will spend some time as a member of a single-parent family.
Sons grew up to become less likely to form bonds with mates, making another generation of single-parent vole families more likely.
British Dictionary definitions for single-parent
- a person who has a dependent child or dependent children and who is widowed, divorced, or unmarried
- (as modifier)a single-parent family