• Introduction
  • The rise of cohabitation
  • The rise of non-marital childbearing
  • Parental divorce and children’s partnership and parenthood behaviour
  • Parental divorce, and partnership dissolution
  • Longitudinal analysis of parental separation
  • Timing of parental separation and partnership and parenthood behaviour
  • Pre-separation attributes
  • Parental separation: youthful parenthood, solo motherhood and lone parenthood
  • Parental separation and partnership outcomes
  • Discussion
  • References