Emile Durkheim on the Family / Edition 1

Emile Durkheim on the Family / Edition 1

by Mary Ann Lamanna
     
 

ISBN-10: 076191207X

ISBN-13: 9780761912071

Pub. Date: 10/24/2001

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Emile Durkheim on the Family is intended to bring attention to this classical sociologist's work on the family. Durkheim's writings in this area are little known, but the family was nevertheless one of his primary interests, the subject of an intended book that was never written. Durkheim's ideas on the family appear only in scattered sources and a number of those

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Emile Durkheim on the Family is intended to bring attention to this classical sociologist's work on the family. Durkheim's writings in this area are little known, but the family was nevertheless one of his primary interests, the subject of an intended book that was never written. Durkheim's ideas on the family appear only in scattered sources and a number of those sources have not been translated into English. Durkheim's Sociology of the family has not heretofore been presented and analyzed holistically.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761912071
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
10/24/2001
Series:
Understanding Families Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. The Origins & Evolution of the Family
3. Studying the Family
4. The Family System: Kin, Conjugal Family, & the State
5. The Interior of the Family
6. Family Problems, Public Policy, & Social Justice
7. Women & Sex: Challenges to the Family Order
8. Conclusion

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