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Children on the Homefront: The Experience of Children From Military Families

Year: 2009

This study examined how children from military families manage across social, emotional, and academic domains. The authors describe the health and well-being of children from military families from the perspectives of the child and nondeployed parent. They also assessed the experience of deployment for children and how it varies according to deployment length and military service component. In addition, the authors uniquely examine these issues through the lens of both the child and caregiver.