×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Cultural Diversity and Families: Expanding Perspectives / Edition 1
     

Cultural Diversity and Families: Expanding Perspectives / Edition 1

by Bahira Sherif Trask, Raeann R. Hamon
 

See All Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 1412915422

ISBN-13: 9781412915427

Pub. Date: 01/09/2007

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Cultural Diversity and Families: Expanding Perspectives breaks new ground by investigating how concepts of cultural diversity have shaped the study of families from theoretical and applied perspectives. Authors Bahira Sherif Trask and Raeann R. Hamon move the dialogue about culturally diverse families to a new level by topically discussing the issues affecting

Overview

Cultural Diversity and Families: Expanding Perspectives breaks new ground by investigating how concepts of cultural diversity have shaped the study of families from theoretical and applied perspectives. Authors Bahira Sherif Trask and Raeann R. Hamon move the dialogue about culturally diverse families to a new level by topically discussing the issues affecting culturally diverse families rather than organizing the information by racial and or ethnic groups.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412915427
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
01/09/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
312
Sales rank:
438,581
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

Preface - Bahira Sherif Trask & Raeann R. Hamon
Part I: History and Trends in the Study of Culturally Diverse Families
1. Historical Trends in the Study of Diverse Families - Pearl Stewart & Katia Paz Goldfarb
2. A Nation of Diversity: Demographics of the United States of America and Their Implications for Families - Fabienne Doucet & Raeann R. Hamon
3. Theoretical and Methodological Approaches to the Study of Culturally Diverse Families - Bahira Sherif Trask & Ramona Marotz-Baden
Part II: Family Life in Culturally Diverse Families
4. Gender and Class in Culturally Diverse Families - Katherine R. Allen & Ben K. Beitin
5. Trends in Marriage and Cohabitation - Bahira Sherif Trask & Julie M. Koivunen
6. Women, Work, and Families: Locating Experiences in Social Contexts - Seongeun Kim & Tara Woofolk
7. Parenting in Color: Culturally Diverse Perspectives on Parenting - Kimberly A. Greder & William D. Allen
8. Cultural Diversity and Aging Families - Rona J. Karasik & Raeann R. Hamon
9. Parent-Child Ties of Culturally Diverse Aging Families - Paula M. Usita
Part III: Contextual Issues and Culturally Diverse Families
10. Human Services and Cultural Diversity: Tenuous Relationships, Challenges, and Opportunities Ahead - Donald G. Unger, Teresita Cuevas, & Tara Woolfolk
11. Family, School, and Community: Finding Green Lights at the Intersection - Judith A. Myers-Walls & Larissa V. Frias
12. Family Life Education: Implications of Cultural Diversity - Deborah B. Gentry
13. The Compelling Realities of Diversity, Policies, and Laws - Tammy L. Henderson
14. Ethical Reflections for a Globalized Family Curriculum: A Developmental Paradigm - Mary Ann Hollinger
Concluding Observations - Bahira Sherif Trask & Raeann R. Hamon
Index
About the Editors and Contributors

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews