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Author Falk, Ursula A.

Title Grandparents : a new look at the supporting generation / Ursula Adler Falk and Gerhard Falk.

Imprint Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2002.

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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  306.8745 F191G    Check Shelf
Description 320 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-314) and index.
Contents 1. Grandparents then and now: a brief history -- 2. Grandparents today: social forces and social change -- 3. Grandmothers -- 4. Grandfathers -- 5. in loco parentis: raising grandchildren -- 6. Grandparents in various cultures -- 7. Grandparents in the media and in literature -- 8. Grandparents: the supporting generation -- App. The legal rights of grandparents.
Summary Psychotherapist Ursula Adler Falk and sociologist Gerhard Falk provide an illuminating overview of the many facets of being a grandparent in today's society.
Subject Grandparents -- United States.
Grandparenting -- United States.
Grandparents -- History.
Grands-parents -- États-Unis.
Rôle grand-parental -- États-Unis.
Grands-parents -- Histoire.
Grandparenting. (OCoLC)fst00946366
Grandparents. (OCoLC)fst00946374
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Falk, Gerhard, 1924-
Other Form: Online version: Falk, Ursula A. Grandparents. Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2002 (OCoLC)606905256
Online version: Falk, Ursula A. Grandparents. Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2002 (OCoLC)606905258
ISBN 1573929662 (alk. paper)
9781573929660 (alk. paper)
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