Sociology of the Family Products

  • Tradition and Transformation in a Chinese Family Business

    1st Edition

    By Heung-Wah Wong, Karin Ling-fung Chau

    Family businesses have been an important part of the economy in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore and in the Chinese diaspora, and, since the reforms, in mainland China itself. Some people have argued that the success of Chinese family businesses occurs because of the special characteristics and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Culture, Society, Business in East Asia Series

  • Time, Temporality and Motherhood

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Colls, Abi McNiven

    This edited collection provides a distinctive contribution to motherhood studies by addressing how becoming a mother is influenced not just by place and space but also by time and temporality. It explores the complexity and multiple temporalities that surround mothering, such as dreaming about…

    Hardback – 2019-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Gender, Intimacy and Contemporary Ireland

    1st Edition

    Edited by Róisín Ryan-Flood

    This edited collection explores the dramatic transformations in intimate life that have taken place in Ireland in recent years. A new multiculturalism, availability of divorce and the introduction of civil partnership for same sex couples all herald significant changes in Irish life. Divorce and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The Family As a Complex System

    Contributions to Understanding and Supporting Family Change and Resilience, 1st Edition

    By Ana Teixeira de Melo, Madalena Alarcão

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Complexity in Social Science

  • Marriage and the Family

    Mirror of a Diverse Global Society, 1st Edition

    By Julie Xuemei Hu, Shondrah Tarrezz Nash

    Marriage and the Family: Mirror of a Diverse Global Society is a comprehensive text about marriage and the family in sociology, family science, and diversity studies. The book is divided into four parts: studying marriage patterns and understanding the family diversity; developing and maintaining…

    Paperback – 2019-04-24 
    Routledge

  • 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 the 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…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Family Sociology

  • Women and Inequality in the 21st Century

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brittany C. Slatton, Carla D. Brailey

    Illustrating the experiences of contemporary women, this book of original research essays points to recent challenges in the ongoing gender revolution—and to women’s resilience. Women living at the intersection of varying social categories (race, ethnicity, class, age, sexuality, and marital status…

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Interpreting the Chinese Diaspora

    Identity, Socialisation, and Resilience According to Pierre Bourdieu, 1st Edition

    By Guanglun Michael Mu, Bonnie Pang

    Globalisation and migration have created a vibrant yet dysphoric world fraught with different, and sometimes competing, practices and discourses. The emergent properties of the modern world inevitably complicate the being, doing, and thinking of Chinese diasporic populations living in predominantly…

    Hardback – 2019-03-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Asia in the World

  • Handbook of Parenting

    Volume I: Children and Parenting, Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Marc H. Bornstein

    This highly anticipated third edition of the Handbook of Parenting brings together an array of field-leading experts who have worked in different ways toward understanding the many diverse aspects of parenting. Contributors to the Handbook look to the most recent research and thinking to shed light…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21 
    Routledge

  • Families as Educators for Global Citizenship

    1st Edition

    By Judith A. Myers-Walls, Péter Somlai

    This title was first published in 2001. All people and regions of the world are deeply affected by world events, no matter how closely they embrace or how actively they try to resist their impact. This book explores some of the ways globalization has changed and formed children, youth, and families…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Fathering in Cultural Contexts

    Developmental and Clinical Issues, 1st Edition

    By Jaipaul L Roopnarine, Elif Dede Yildirim

    How do men think about fathering? How does this differ across different regions of the world? And what effect does this have on child development? Fathering in Cultural Contexts: Developmental and Clinical Issues answers these questions by considering a broad range of theoretical and…

    Paperback – 2019-03-14 
    Routledge
    International Texts in Developmental Psychology

  • Squeezing Birth into Working Life

    Household Panel Data Analyses Comparing Germany, Great Britain, Sweden and The Netherlands, 1st Edition

    By Cécile Wetzels

    This title was first published in 2001. Increasingly, young women throughout Europe educate themselves for a life-long labour market career. So, where does birth fit into a young woman's curriculum vitae? This book takes a welfare state comparative perspective on this issue, analyzing relevant…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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