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Same-Sex Parenting (How) Does the Sexual Orientation of Parents Matter?
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Why would gay parenting be described as  “moronic” by a lesbian mother?
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Gay men and lesbians today have more  opportunities to create families than ever before Reimann 2001; Lewin 1993) transformations in cultural ideologies broad changes in families (Coontz 2000; Stacey 1996) revolutions in medical technology (Lev 2006; Stacey  1996).
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The idealized notion of the standard nuclear family  holds a sanctified place in the hearts and minds of  the American public  it is imbedded in our social, religious, and legal  institutions  SNAF: The Standard North American Family  two heterosexual married persons parenting their  biologically produced children  It is more than a privileged model for families; it has become  an “ideological code” (Smith 1993). Despite the heterogeneity of families in contemporary  Western society, those that deviate from the norm are judged  to be deficient and inadequate
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What is the methodological problem with  (scholarly/legal) claims that same-sex parents  harm children? (How) Does the Sexual 
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This note was uploaded on 04/01/2012 for the course PSYCHOLOGY 3356 taught by Professor Mauraryan during the Spring '12 term at Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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