Family Matters

Family Matters


Latest issue

No. 96 , 2015

Healthy families, healthy children

This edition presents a range of articles based on research presented at the 13th AIFS Conference 2014.

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Next issue: November 2015

Previous issues

No. 94 , 2014

Families through a long lens

This issue of Family Matters presents a range of articles describing longitudinal studies being conducted on families and family wellbeing

No. 93 , 2013

Beyond disadvantage

This issue of Family Matters presents a range of articles on how disadvantage and inequality affects families

No. 92 , 2013

Exercising wisdom: Deciding family law matters

This issue of Family Matters focuses on presentations made at the 12th Australian Institute of Family Studies Conference, 25-27 July 2012. The articles in this edition particularly address family law issues.

No. 91 , 2012

Growing Up in Australia and Footprints in Time

Features articles based on presentations from the 2011 Growing Up in Australia: Longitudinal Study of Australian Children and Footprints in Time: Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children Conference

No. 90 , 2012

Life events

Prevalence of potential family life difficulties; women's return to work after maternity leave; transition to school; and effects of separation on grandparents.


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