Human Intimacy: Marriage, the Family and Its Meaning / Edition 8

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Overview

This text takes an optimistic view of the American family and focuses on family well-being. It incorporates research on family strengths throughout the book, while examining marriage and families from sociological, psychological, and economic perspectives. This book stresses that every individual has the ability to improve his or her intimate relationships.
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"Accessible writing style, good introspective questions, and good problem solving techniques (are) presented in each chapter."
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780534552510
  • Publisher: Wadsworth
  • Publication date: 7/28/1998
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 8
  • Pages: 602
  • Product dimensions: 8.20 (w) x 10.30 (h) x 1.17 (d)

Meet the Author

Frank Cox holds a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and has taught marriage and family courses at Santa Barbara City College since 1962. He is also author of THE AIDS BOOKLET (McGraw Hill)), YOUTH, MARRIAGE AND THE SEDUCTIVE SOCIETY (William C. Brown), AMERICAN MARRIAGE: A CHANGING SCENE (William C. Brown), and other books on marriage and relationships.

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Studying Successful Relationships
Ch. 2 Human Intimacy, The Family and Its Meaning
Ch. 3 American Ways of Love
Ch. 4 Dating, Sexual Mores, and Mate Selection
Ch. 5 Marriage, Intimacy, Expectations, and The Fully Functioning Person
Ch. 6 Communication in Intimate Relationships
Ch. 7 Role Equity: The Converging of the Sexes
Ch. 8 The Family as an Economic System
Ch. 9 The Dual-Worker Family: The Real American Family Revolution
Ch. 10 Human Sexuality
Ch. 11 Family Planning
Ch. 12 Pregnancy and Birth
Ch. 13 The Challenge of Parenthood
Ch. 14 Family Life Stages: Middle-Age to Surviving Spouse
Ch. 15 Family Crisis
Ch. 16 The Dissolution of Marriage
Ch. 17 Remarriage: A Growing Way of American Life
Ch. 18 Actively Seeking Marital Growth and Fulfillment
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