New American Grandparent / Edition 1

New American Grandparent / Edition 1

by Andrew J. Cherlin, Frank F. Furstenberg Jr.
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0674608380

ISBN-13: 9780674608382

Pub. Date: 10/01/1992

Publisher: Harvard University Press

Two leading sociologists of the family examine the changing role of American grandparents--how they strive for both independence and family ties.

Overview

Two leading sociologists of the family examine the changing role of American grandparents--how they strive for both independence and family ties.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674608382
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
10/01/1992
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
292
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.66(d)
Lexile:
1280L (what's this?)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

1. Introduction

2. The Modernization of Grandparenthood

3. Styles of Grandparenting

4. Grandparental Careers

5. Variations

6. A Special Case: Grandparents and Divorce

7. The Influence of Grandparents on Grandchildren

8. The Future of Grandparenthood

Appendices

Notes

Index

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