Marriage & Family combines a positive and practical approach to the study of marriage and family life with a manageable amount of sociological theory and research citations. The text not only provides students with a basic understanding of marriage and family life but helps them apply the knowledge to enrich their lives and nurture their own intimate relationships.
|Publisher:||McGraw-Hill Companies, The|
|Edition description:||Older Edition|
|Product dimensions:||7.80(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)|
Table of Contents
l. Marriage and Family in America: Needs, Myths, and Dreams2. Diversity in Families 3. Gender Roles: Foundation for Intimacy4. Sexuality5. Getting Involved 6. Falling in Love7. Selecting a Life Partner8. Getting Married9. The Challenge of Communication10. Power and Conflict in Marriage11. Work and Home12. Becoming a Parent13. The Family Life Cycle14. Family Crises15. Separation and Divorce16. Remarriage and Stepfamilies