9780139221972

Marriage and Families: Changes, Choices, and Constraints

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  • ISBN13:

    9780139221972

  • ISBN10:

    0139221972

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1999-06-01
  • Publisher: Pearson College Div

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This carefully written guide helps students better understand the material presented in the text. Each chapter consists of chapter summaries, definitions of key terms/concepts, critical thinking exercises geared to the questions in the text , and a self-test questions page referenced to the text.

Table of Contents

Preface v
Maximizing Your Test Performance vii
The Changing Family
1(11)
Studying Marriage and the Family
12(13)
The Family in Historical Perspective
25(10)
Gender Roles and Socialization
35(12)
Love and Loving Relationships
47(11)
Sexuality and Sexual Expression throughout Life
58(19)
Choosing Others: Dating and Mate Selection
77(13)
Singlehood, Cohabitation, and Other Options
90(12)
Marriage and Communication in Intimate Relationships
102(13)
To Be or Not to Be a Parent: More Choices, More Constraints
115(14)
Raising Children
129(15)
Racial and Ethnic Families: Strengths and Stresses
144(15)
Families and Work: Facing the Economic Squeeze
159(13)
Family Violence and Other Crisis-Related Issues
172(12)
Separation and Divorce
184(12)
Remarriage and Stepfamilies: Life after Divorce
196(13)
Aging and Family Life: Grandparents, the Widowed, and Caregivers
209(12)
The Family in the Twenty-First Century
221

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