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Title Handbook of family diversity / edited by David H. Demo, Katherine R. Allen, Mark A. Fine.

Publication Info. New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  306.85 H236H    Check Shelf
Description xviii, 460 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. I. Introduction -- 1. An overview of family diversity : controversies, questions, and values / Kathleen R. Allen, Mark A. Fine, David H. Demo -- pt. II. Reflections on family diversity : past and present -- 2. Historical perspectives on family diversity / Stephanie Coontz -- 3. Diversity of family structure : economic and social influences / Jay D. Teachman -- pt. III. Gender dynamics in families -- 4. Gender, marriage, and diverse possibilities for cross-sex and same-sex pairs / Virginia Rutter, Pepper Schwartz -- 5. Gender and parent-child relations / Gary Peterson, Denise Ann Bodman, Kevin R. Bush, Debra Madden-Derdich -- 6. Gender and intergenerational relationships / Debra Umberson, Ellen Slaten -- 7. Kinship and gender / Colleen L. Johnson -- pt. IV. Family structure and diversity -- 8. Diversity within single-parent families / Paul R. Amato -- 9. Diversity among stepfamilies / E. Mavis Hetherington, Margaret Stanley-Hagan -- 10. Lesbian, gay, and bisexual families / Ritch C. Savin-Williams, Kristin G. Esterberg -- 11. Older adults and their families /, Victoria Hilkevitch Bedford, Rosemary Blieszner -- pt. V. Racial, ethnic, and cultural diversities in families -- 12. Diversity within African American families / Ronald L. Taylor -- 13. Diversity within Latino families : new lessons for family social science / Maxine Baca Zinn, Barbara Wells -- 14. Diversity within Asian American families / Masako Ishii-Kuntz -- pt. VI. Class diversities in families -- 15. Poverty and economic hardship in families / Mark R. Rank -- 16. Diversity in family structure : effects on schooling / Doris R. Entwisle, Karl L. Alexander -- pt. VII. Applications for working with families -- 17. Culture and narrative as central metaphors for clinical practice with families / Joan Laird -- 18. Family diversity and family life education / Judith A. Myers-Walls -- 19. Family diversity and family policy / Richard M. Lerner, Elizabeth E. Sparks, Laurie D. McCubbin -- pt. VIII. Conclusion -- 20. Family diversity and intersecting categories : toward a richer approach to multiple roles / Stephen R. Marks, Leigh A. Leslie -- 21. The handbook's tail : toward revels or a requiem for family diversity? / Judith Stacey -- 22. Family diversity in the 21st century : implications for research, theory, and practice / Mark A. Fine, David H. Demo, Katherine R. Allen.
Subject Families.
Interpersonal relations.
Added Author Demo, David H.
Allen, Katherine R.
Fine, Mark A.
ISBN 0195120388 hbd. alkaline paper
9780195120387 hbd. alkaline paper
0195120396 paperback alkaline paper
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