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Family Relations

Family Relations
Challenges for the Future

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Volume: 1
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Close Relationships

January 1993 | 298 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Families today are changing in response to shifts in the broader environment: dual-career couples, single-parent families, racially mixed families, now represent the norm rather than the exception. A group of leading family researchers examine current social changes and their impact on family relationsips and family functioning. As an overview of the present state of and future directions for families, this book should be required reading for family researchers, practitioners and students.
Judy A Kimberly and Timothy H Brubaker
Challenges to the American Family
David H Olsen
Family Continuity and Change
A Family Life Cycle Perspective

Joan Huber
Gender Role Change in Families
A Macrosociological View

Judith L Fischer and Donna L Sollie
The Transition to Marriage
Network Supports and Coping

Douglas R Powell
Supporting Parent-Child Relationships in the Early Years
Lessons Learned and Yet to be Learned

Patricia Voydanoff
Work and Family Relationships
Marilyn Coleman and Lawrence H Ganong
Families and Marital Disruption
Sally A Lloyd and Beth C Emery
Abuse in the Family
An Ecological, Life Cycle Perspective

Hamilton I McCubbin, Marilyn A McCubbin and Anne I Thompson
Resiliency in Families
The Role of Family Schema and Appraisal in Family Adaptation to Crises

Charles B Hennon and Margaret Arcus
Life-Span Family Life Education
Anthony P Jurich and Candyce S Russell
Marital Therapy in the Twenty-First Century
Steven K Wisensale
State and Federal Initiatives in Family Policy
Lessons from the 80s, Proposals for the 90s


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