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  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 9/23/2016
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

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Table of Contents

Part One Introduction, 1

1 Public and Private Families, 3

2 The History of the Family, 37

Part Two Gender, Class, and Race-Ethnicity, 77

3 Gender and Families, 79

4 Social Class and Families, 107

5 Race, Ethnicity, and Families, 135

Part Three Sexuality, Partnership, and Marriage, 173

6 Sexualities, 175

7 Cohabitation and Marriage, 207

8 Work and Families, 247

Part Four Links across the Generations, 269

9 Children and Parents, 271

10 Older People and Their Families, 307

Part Five Conflict, Disruption, and Reconstitution, 339

11 Domestic Violence, 341

12 Divorce, 375

13 Stepfamilies, 406

Part Six Family and Society, 431

14 The Family, the State, and Social Policy, 433

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