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Family / Edition 1

by Adrian Wilson
 

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ISBN-10: 041506564X

ISBN-13: 9780415065641

Pub. Date: 07/18/1985

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Adrian Wilson provides a comprehensive introduction to the study of the family. The book opens with a chapter on family structure, looking at the family historically and in cross-cultural perspective. Following this is a review first of theoretical approaches to the family, including functionalist, feminist, Marxist and radical criticism, and second, how the family

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Adrian Wilson provides a comprehensive introduction to the study of the family. The book opens with a chapter on family structure, looking at the family historically and in cross-cultural perspective. Following this is a review first of theoretical approaches to the family, including functionalist, feminist, Marxist and radical criticism, and second, how the family is studied sociologically. Chapters 4 and 5 look at the changing British family and British families today, and the concluding chapters examine family problems, for example, divorce, violence, one -parent families, and the family and the state.

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ISBN-13:
9780415065641
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/18/1985
Series:
Society Now Series
Pages:
138
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.33(d)

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