Marriage and Family: Change and Continuity / Edition 1

Marriage and Family: Change and Continuity / Edition 1

by J. Kenneth Sr. Davidson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205167470

ISBN-13: 9780205167470

Pub. Date: 01/03/1996

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

This well-researched, lively text is an examination of marriage and family in the 1990s. Completely revised, it reflects the contemporary concerns of today's diverse and non-traditional student population.  See more details below

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This well-researched, lively text is an examination of marriage and family in the 1990s. Completely revised, it reflects the contemporary concerns of today's diverse and non-traditional student population.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205167470
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
01/03/1996
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
786
Product dimensions:
8.17(w) x 10.31(h) x 1.49(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Marriage and Family: Change and Continuity3
2Roles for Women and Men in a Diverse Society47
3Changing Rules for Family Forms89
4Loving Self and Others127
5Our Sexuality163
6Sexual Intimacy203
7Birth Control and Sexually Transmitted Diseases249
8Dating, Singlehood, or Mate Selection: Options in the 1990s293
9Achieving Healthy Marriages347
10Communication, Family Stress, and Conflict379
11Violence and Abuse in Relationships415
12Family Resource Management457
13Decisions about Children, Pregnancy, and Childbirth497
14Parenting553
15Dual Careers, Marriage, and Parenthood607
16Marital Dissolution653
17Single Parents, Remarriage, and Stepfamilies699
18Marriage and Family in Middle and Later Years739
Epilogue781
Appendix782
BibliographyB-1
Name IndexI-1
Subject IndexI-11

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