Families Today, Student Edition / Edition 4

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The program that equips students with strong relationship skills!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780078298400
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 1/8/2003
  • Edition description: Student Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 704
  • Age range: 14 - 17 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.20 (w) x 10.20 (h) x 1.10 (d)

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McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide
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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Families, Society, and You

Chapter 2: Families Make a Difference

Chapter 3: Family Characteristics

Chapter 4: Families in a Changing World

Chapter 5: Roles and Relationships

Chapter 6: Improving Communication

Chapter 7: Resolving Conflicts

Chapter 8: Building Family Relationships

Chapter 9: Solving Problems in Your Life

Chapter 10: Managing Technology

Chapter 11: Balancing Work and Family Life

Chapter 12: The Challenge of Change

Chapter 13: Divorce and Remarriage

Chapter 14: Handling Crises

Chapter 15: Understanding Death

Chapter 16: Working With Others

Chapter 17: Relating to Older Adults

Chapter 18: You and Your Friends

Chapter 19: Understanding Love

Chapter 20: Understanding Sexuality

Chapter 21: Development Lasts a Lifetime

Chapter 22: A Closer Look at You

Chapter 23: Developing Character

Chapter 24: Supporting Your Community

Chapter 25: On Your Own

Chapter 26: Health and Wellness

Chapter 27: Managing Money

Chapter 28: Consumer Skills

Chapter 29: Thinking About a Career

Chapter 30: Selecting a Partner

Chapter 31: Choosing Marriage

Chapter 32: Building a Strong Marriage

Chapter 33: The Parenting Question

Chapter 34: Skillful Parenting

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