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Families and Change: Coping With Stressful Events and Transitions / Edition 3
     

Families and Change: Coping With Stressful Events and Transitions / Edition 3

by Patrick C. McKenry, Sharon J. Price
 

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ISBN-10: 0761988718

ISBN-13: 9780761988717

Pub. Date: 05/28/2005

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Proven successful and effective with students and practitioners through two editions, Families and Change: Coping With Stressful Events and Transitions, Third Edition presents the vast literature that has emerged in recent years, focusing on how families respond to various transitions and stressful life events. Readers will find this edition more applied, with

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Proven successful and effective with students and practitioners through two editions, Families and Change: Coping With Stressful Events and Transitions, Third Edition presents the vast literature that has emerged in recent years, focusing on how families respond to various transitions and stressful life events. Readers will find this edition more applied, with additional examples and explicit intervention suggestions and strategies. The volume editors and contributing authors to this updated bestseller include highly respected scholars. Each scholar represents a particular area of expertise providing readers with an interdisciplinary approach to family studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761988717
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
05/28/2005
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
496
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
1. Families Coping With Change: A Conceptual Overview - Patrick C. Mc Kenry and Sharon J. Price
2. Conceptualizing Parenting Stress and Family Stress Theory - Gary W. Peterson and Charles B. Hennon
3. Aging Families and Stress - Christine A. Price
4. Death, Dying, and Grief in Families - Colleen I. Murray, Katalin Toth, and Samantha S. Clinkinbeard
5. Improving Physical Health Through Family Intervention - Thomas L. Campbell
6. Violence, Abuse, and Neglect in Families and Intimate Relationships - Richard J. Gelles and Mary M. Cavanaugh
7. Families Coping With Alcohol and Substance Abuse - Judith Fischer and Kevin P. Lyness
8. Mental Illness and Families - Angie M. Schock and Stephen M. Gavazzi
9. Economic Stress and Families - Suzanne Bartholomae and Jonathan Fox
10. Divorce as a Family Stressor - Mark A.Fine, Lawrence H. Ganong, and David H. Demo
11. Remarriage and Recoupling: A Stress Perspective - Katrina Mc Clintic Pann and Margaret Crosbie-Burnett
12. Families Facing the Challenges of Diversity - Katherine R. Allen
13. Adaptation Among Immigrant Families: Resources and Barriers - Kevin Ray Bush, Stephanie A. Bohon, and Hyoun K. Kim
14. Relationship Stress in Couples: Situations Involving Infidelity, Infertility, and Imprisonment - Randal D. Day
15. Everyday Hassles and Family Stress - Heather M. Helms and David H. Demo
16. External Trauma and Families - Charles R. Figley and Michael Barnes
17. Families, Stress, and Intervention - Debra A. Madden-Derdich and Melissa J. Herzog
Author Index
Subject Index
About the Editors
About the Contributors

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