(0) items

Cultural Diversity and Families : Expanding Perspectives,9781412915427
This item qualifies for

Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

Cultural Diversity and Families : Expanding Perspectives



Pub. Date:
SAGE Publications, Inc

Questions About This Book?

What version or edition is this?
This is the 1st edition with a publication date of 1/18/2007.
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 CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.


Cultural Diversity and Families: Expanding Perspectives breaks new ground by investigating how concepts of cultural diversity have shaped the study of families from theoretical and applied perspectives. Editors Bahira Sherif Trask and Raeann R. Hamon move the dialogue about culturally diverse families to a new level by topically discussing the issues affecting these families rather than organizing the information by racial or ethnic groups.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. vii
History and Trends in the Study of Culturally Diverse Families
Historical Trends in the Study of Diverse Familiesp. 3
A Nation of Diversity: Demographics of the United States of America and Their Implications for Familiesp. 20
Theoretical and Methodological Approaches to the Study of Culturally Diverse Familiesp. 44
Family Life in Culturally Diverse Families
Gender and Class in Culturally Diverse Familiesp. 63
Trends in Marriage and Cohabitationp. 80
Women, Work, and Families: Locating Experiences in Social Contextsp. 100
Parenting in Color: Culturally Diverse Perspectives on Parentingp. 118
Cultural Diversity and Aging Familiesp. 136
Parent-Child Ties of Culturally Diverse Aging Familiesp. 154
Contextual Issues and Culturally Diverse Families
Human Services and Cultural Diversity: Tenuous Relationships, Challenges, and Opportunities Aheadp. 173
Family, School, and Community: Finding Green Lights at the Intersectionp. 194
Family Life Education: Implications of Cultural Diversityp. 210
The Compelling Realities of Diversity, Policies, and Lawsp. 228
Ethical Reflections for a Globalized Family Curriculum: A Developmental Paradigmp. 244
Concluding Observationsp. 279
Indexp. 282
About the Editors and Contributorsp. 293
Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.

Please wait while the item is added to your cart...