Stepparenting

Stepparenting

by Marilyn Ihinger-Tallman, Kay Pasley
     
 

Pasley and Ihinger-Tallman provide a critical analysis of the current literature on stepparenting and summarize the progress made in research, theory, and practice related to stepfamilies. The chapters are written by contributors with expertise in various fields related to stepparenting. The contributors discuss a range of concerns and issues: theoretical

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Overview

Pasley and Ihinger-Tallman provide a critical analysis of the current literature on stepparenting and summarize the progress made in research, theory, and practice related to stepfamilies. The chapters are written by contributors with expertise in various fields related to stepparenting. The contributors discuss a range of concerns and issues: theoretical concerns and present models useful to the study of stepparenting; research related to relationships within stepfamilies and the development of new roles within stepfamilies; and practical considerations related to family therapy, stepfamilies and schools, and stepparenting and the law.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313285028
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/27/1994
Series:
Controversies in Science Series, #10
Pages:
306
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.75(d)

Meet the Author

KAY PASLEY is Associate Professor in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

MARILYN IHINGER-TALLMAN is Professor and Chair of Sociology at Washington State University, Pullman.

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