The Ties That Bind: Men¿s and Women's Social Networks, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

The Ties That Bind

Men¿s and Women's Social Networks, 1st Edition

By Laura Lein, Marvin B Sussman

Routledge

111 pages

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Hardback: 9780866561617
pub: 1983-01-01
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Description

Authorities explore the implications of social networks for women and men in several significant social contexts, including social support systems during the parenting years, and those for the elderly, black families, and poor families.

Table of Contents

Contents The Ties That Bind: An Introduction

  • The Social Worlds of Parents
  • The Social-Support Systems of Black Families
  • The Elderly as Network Members
  • The Impact of Poverty on Social Networks and Support
  • Analytic Essay: The Ties That Bind

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
FAM000000
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / General