Textbooks in Family Studies

Series Editor: Robert Milardo

The Textbooks in Family Studies Series is an interdisciplinary series that offers cutting edge textbooks in family studies and family psychology. Volumes can be complete textbooks and/or supplementary texts for the undergraduate and/or graduate markets. Both authored and edited volumes are welcome.

Please contact the series editor, Robert Milardo at rhd360@maine.edu, for details in preparing a proposal that should include the goal of the book, table of contents, an overview of competing texts, the intended market including course name(s) and level, and suggested reviewers.

  • Religion and Families

    An Introduction

    By Loren D. Marks, David C. Dollahite

    This is the first multidisciplinary text to address the growing scholarly connection between religion and family life. The latest literature from family studies, psychology, sociology, and religion is reviewed along with narratives drawn from interviews with 200 racially, religiously, and…

    Paperback – 2016-10-17 
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Family Studies

  • Evidence-based Approaches to Sexuality Education

    A Global Perspective

    Edited by James J. Ponzetti, Jr.

    This is the first book to provide a multidisciplinary and global overview of evidence-based sexuality education (SE) programs and practices. Readers are introduced to the fundamentals of creating effective programs to prepare them to design new or implement existing programs that promote healthy…

    Paperback – 2015-10-06
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Family Studies

  • Serving Military Families

    Theories, Research, and Application, 2nd Edition

    By Karen Rose Blaisure, Tara Saathoff-Wells, Angela Pereira, Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth, Amy Laura Dombro

    This text introduces readers to the unique culture of military families, their resilience, and the challenges of military life. Personal stories from nearly 70 active duty, reservists, veterans, and their families from all branches and ranks of the military bring their experiences to life. A review…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Family Studies

  • Evidence-based Parenting Education

    A Global Perspective

    Edited by James J. Ponzetti, Jr.

    This is the first book to provide a multidisciplinary, critical, and global overview of evidence-based parenting education (PEd) programs. Readers are introduced to the best practices for designing, implementing, and evaluating effective PEd programs in order to teach clients how to be effective…

    Paperback – 2015-08-19
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Family Studies

  • Evidence-based Approaches to Relationship and Marriage Education

    Edited by James J. Ponzetti, Jr.

    This is the first book to provide a comprehensive, multidisciplinary overview of evidence-based relationship and marriage education (RME) programs. Readers are introduced to the best practices for designing, implementing, and evaluating effective RME programs to better prepare them to teach clients…

    Paperback – 2015-07-20
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Family Studies

  • Stepfamilies

    A Global Perspective on Research, Policy, and Practice

    By Jan Pryor

    This new book reviews the most current global research and highlights the challenges, possibilities, and dynamics of stepfamily households. It describes their formation, their experiences, and the factors that help them thrive. International and cultural differences are highlighted throughout along…

    Paperback – 2013-11-15
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Family Studies

  • Father-Daughter Relationships

    Contemporary Research and Issues

    By Linda Nielsen

    The first research-based text that focuses on the impact of the father-daughter relationship, this provocative book examines the factors that can strengthen or weaken these relationships and the impact that these relationships have on society. The research is brought to life with compelling…

    Paperback – 2012-01-25
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Family Studies