Routledge Studies in Family Sociology

This series presents the latest research on the sociology of the family, with particular attention to family dynamics, changing family forms and the impact of events in the life-course and societal transformation on family practices.

  • Transnational Divorce: Understanding intimacies and inequalities from Singapore book cover

    Transnational Divorce

    Understanding intimacies and inequalities from Singapore, 1st Edition

    By Sharon Ee Ling Quah

    This book explores the transnational aspects of divorce experiences. Transnational Divorce uncovers the stories of four main groups of transnational divorcees at the field site of Singapore, including low-income marriage migrant women from less wealthy countries, low-income citizen men,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-01 
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    Routledge Studies in Family Sociology

  • Family Life in Transition: Borders, Transnational Mobility, and Welfare Society in Nordic Countries book cover

    Family Life in Transition

    Borders, Transnational Mobility, and Welfare Society in Nordic Countries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Johanna Hiitola, Kati Turtiainen, Sabine Gruber, Marja Tiilikainen

    This volume examines the ways in which bordering practices influence the everyday lives of racialized parents in the changing welfare states of Finland, Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. Focusing on the need to negotiate, adjust, and reconcile family life, parenthood and parenting practices in the face…

    Hardback – 2020-02-26 
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    Routledge Studies in Family Sociology

  • Family and Space: Rethinking Family Theory and Empirical Approaches book cover

    Family and Space

    Rethinking Family Theory and Empirical Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maya Halatcheva-Trapp, Giulia Montanari, Tino Schlinzig

    While the ‘spatial turn’ within the social sciences has already nurtured a broad discussion of the relation between society and space, little attention has so far been paid to the question of what we can learn about families when exploring space in its different facets. This book brings together…

    Hardback – 2019-03-29
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    Routledge Studies in Family Sociology

  • Mediated Kinship: Gender, Race and Sexuality in Donor Families book cover

    Mediated Kinship

    Gender, Race and Sexuality in Donor Families, 1st Edition

    By Rikke Andreassen

    Illustrating the fascinating intersections of online media and new kinship, this book presents a study of the increasing numbers of single women and lesbian couples reproducing by using donor sperm. It explores how they connect with each other online, develop intimate digital communities and, most…

    Hardback – 2018-08-20
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    Routledge Studies in Family Sociology