9780495091851

Choices in Relationships Introduction to Marriage and the Family

by ;
  • ISBN13:

    9780495091851

  • ISBN10:

    0495091855

  • Edition: 9th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/31/2007
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
  • View Upgraded Edition
  • Purchase Benefits
  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $59!
    Your order must be $59 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.
  • The Used, Rental and eBook copies of this book are not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

Because the right choice is an informed choice, CHOICES IN RELATIONSHIPS: AN INTRODUCTION TO MARRIAGE AND FAMILY, NINTH EDITION arms you with the knowledge and confidence you need to make wise decisions for a lifetime of positive relationships. CHOICES IN RELATIONSHIPS presents the information that you need to explore the tradeoffs that choices involve, view situations in a positive light, and to understand how even not making a choice is really a choice after all. By applying the concepts in this text to your own life, the authors show you how to approach every intimate relationship with the freedom and responsibility that comes from making educated choices.

Table of Contents

Choices in Relationships: An Introduction
Gender in Relationships
Love in Relationships
Being Single, Hanging Out, Hooking Up, and Living Together
Sexuality in Relationships
Same-Sex Couples and Families
Mate Selection
Marriage Relationships
Communication in Relationships
Planning Children and Contraception
Parenting
Balancing Work and Family Life
Stress and Crisis in Relationships
Violence and Abuse in Relationships
Divorce
Remarriage and Stepfamilies
Aging in Marriage and Family Relationships
Epilogue The Future of Marriage and the Family
Money and Debt Management in Marriage
HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infections
Sexual Anatomy and Physiology
Sexual Dysfunctions
Careers in Marriage and the Family
Resources and Organizations
Individual Autobiography Outline
Family Autobiography Outline
Prenuptial Agreement
Living Will
Durable Power of Attorney
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

Rewards Program

Write a Review