Sociology of the Family Products

  • Troubles of Children and Parents

    1st Edition

    By Susan Isaacs

    Published in 1948: Parents have many problems. Those dealt with in this are mainly the social and emotional difficulties arising in the development of children in their early years. The material is selected from a much larger bulk of actual letters from parents and nurses which the author answered…

    Paperback – 2020-04-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Third Job

    Employed Couples' Management of Household Work Contradictions, 1st Edition

    By Gurjeet K. Gill

    Published in 1998. This text focuses on "three-job" (two paid and one unpaid housework job) families. It investigates the way in which partners experience and handle the contradictions in the daily running of the household - contradictions which result from the conflicting features within and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Routledge Handbook of Adoption

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gretchen Wrobel, Emily Helder, Elisha Marr

    Adoption is practiced globally yielding a multidimensional area of study that cannot be characterized by a single movement or discipline. The Handbook provides a central source of contemporary scholarship from a variety of disciplines with an international perspective and uses a multifaceted and…

    Hardback – 2020-03-11 
    Ashgate
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • 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 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Family Sociology

  • Love Across Borders

    Asian Americans and the Politics of Intermarriage and Family-Making, 1st Edition

    By Kelly H. Chong

    High rates of intermarriage, especially with whites, have been viewed as an indicator that Asian-Americans are successfully "assimilating," signaling acceptance by the white majority and their own desire to become part of the white mainstream. Comparing two types of Asian-American intermarriage,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25 
    Routledge

  • Divided Time

    Gender, Paid Employment and Domestic Labour, 1st Edition

    By Richard Layte

    Published in 1999. Housework and child care are a major part of most peoples lives. The growth of part time work amongst women is just one example of the way our economy is structured to accommodate this fact. Yet very little research has been done on this subject in Britain and what little has…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Kids Having Kids

    Economic Costs and Social Consequences of Teen Pregnancy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca A. Maynard

    Published in 1997. Adolescent mothers are more likely to encounter a variety of economic and social ills than women who delay childbearing until they are adults. This work is a comprehensive examination of the extent to which these undesirable outcomes are attributable to teen pregnancy itself…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Housing Provision and Bottom-up Approaches

    Family Case Studies from Africa, Asia and South America, 1st Edition

    Edited by Adenrele Awotona

    First published in 1999, this book consists of in-depth family case studies from Africa, Asia and South America. The purpose of the book is to give a clear understanding of the physical and non-physical structures in bottom-up housing approaches. Physical structures include design aspects,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Parenting, Schooling and Children's Behaviour

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Buchanan, Barbara L. Hudson

    Published in 1998, this book brings together some of the key findings in parenting and educational programmes from researchers at the University of Oxford, working in primary health care, educational studies, clinical psychology and applied social studies. At a time of considerable changes in…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Medico-Legal Aspects of Reproduction and Parenthood

    2nd Edition

    By J. K. Mason

    Published in 1998, this work is concerned, in the main, with reproduction - for which marriage is not an essential prerequisite. Nevertheless, much of sexuality and the greater part of parenthood still subsist within the marital relationship. Sex and marriage are interdependent - indeed the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Parenting in Stepfamilies

    Social Attitudes, Parental Perceptions and Parenting Behaviours in Hong Kong, 1st Edition

    By Gladys Lan Tak Lam-Chan

    First published in 1999, this book contains the findings of an exploratory study using in-depth interviews on parenting and the dynamics of Hong Kong Chinese stepfamilies. The stepfamily is a topic which is in lack of local research in Hong Kong, but is an emerging family structure which has…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Loving, Hating and Survival

    Handbook for All Who Work with Troubled Children and Young People, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Hardwick, Judith Woodhead

    First published in 1997, Living in the Global Society reflects on the fundamental concept of global economy as the driving force for development, and examines how ethical values can direct this towards the welfare of humankind in a future where peace will reign. The contributions stem from an…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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