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The Resource Key concepts in family studies, by Jane Ribbens McCarthy, Rosalind Edwards

Key concepts in family studies, by Jane Ribbens McCarthy, Rosalind Edwards

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Key concepts in family studies
Title
Key concepts in family studies
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by Jane Ribbens McCarthy, Rosalind Edwards
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Family studies
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Language
eng
Summary
This book's individual entries introduce, explain and contextualise key topics within the study of family lives. Definitions, summaries and key words are developed throughout with careful cross-referencing allowing students to move effortlessly between core ideas and themes. Each entry provides: clear definitions; lucid accounts of key issues; up-to-date suggestions for further reading; and, informative cross-referencing. Relevant, focused and accessible, this book will provide students with an indispensible guide to the central concepts of family studies
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Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
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Key concepts in family studies, by Jane Ribbens McCarthy, Rosalind Edwards
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Key concepts in family studies, by Jane Ribbens McCarthy, Rosalind Edwards
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Attachment and loss -- Biology -- Care -- Child development -- Childhood/children -- Comparative approaches -- Conflict theories -- Coupledom : marriage/partnership/cohabitation -- Demography -- Division of labour -- Domestic violence and abuse -- Families of choice -- Family as discourse -- Family change and continuity -- Family effects -- Family forms -- Family law -- Family life cycle and life course -- Family policies -- Family practices -- Family systems -- Fatherhood/fathers/fathering -- Feminisms -- Functionalism -- Grandparents -- Home -- Household -- Individualization -- Intimacy -- Kinship -- Motherhood/mothers/mothering -- Negotiation -- New right -- Parenthood/parents/parenting -- Personal -- Phenomenological approaches -- Post-coupledom : separation/divorce/widowhood -- Power -- Problem families -- Public and private -- Rationalities -- Role theory -- Siblings -- Social division -- Socialization -- Transnational families
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Edition
Enhanced Credo edition
Extent
1 online resource (50 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781784029739
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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