Sociology: Sociology of the Family

  • Love Across Borders: Asian Americans and the Politics of Intermarriage and Family-Making book cover

    Love Across Borders

    Asian Americans and the Politics of Intermarriage and Family-Making

    By Kelly H. Chong

    Love Across Borders explores intermarriage and family-making to explore the meaning of racial boundary-crossing unions for Asian Americans. Based on extensive data, the book sheds light on the experiences, social positions, and racial incorporation of persons of Asian-descent. One of the fastest…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Sociology: A Biosocial Introduction book cover

    Sociology

    A Biosocial Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Rosemary L. Hopcroft

    In an era of human genome research, environmental challenges, new reproductive technologies, and more, students can benefit from introductory sociology text that is biologically informed. This innovative text integrates mainstream sociological research in all areas of sociology with a…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Children’s Play and Games.: Studies in Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis book cover

    Children’s Play and Games.

    Studies in Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis

    By Carly W. Butler, Susan Danby

    The first of its kind, this book offers ethnomethodological and conversation analytic studies of the social organization and situated local production of children's play and games. Departing from the approach common to educational practice, which asks what play might be for rather than what it is,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge
    Directions in Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis

  • Changing Men and Masculinities: Work and Family in a Nordic Context book cover

    Changing Men and Masculinities

    Work and Family in a Nordic Context

    By Margunn Bjørnholt

    Scandinavia has for several decades been seen as a laboratory of changing gender relations, with Nordic policies and initiatives aimed at changing men’s roles in the family attracting particular attention internationally. Drawing on a longitudinal follow-up study of two generations of men, in which…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge

  • The Role of Grandparents in the 21st Century: Global Perspectives on Changing Roles and Consequences book cover

    The Role of Grandparents in the 21st Century

    Global Perspectives on Changing Roles and Consequences

    Edited by Ann Buchanan, Anna Rotkirch

    Across the world, the role of grandparents is changing. This book highlights the changing roles, and the consequences of these changes, for both grandchildren and grandparents, by drawing together leading international authorities on grandparenting and intergenerational relations. The book…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Issues in Social Science

  • Black Women in the U.S. Economy: The Hardest Working Woman book cover

    Black Women in the U.S. Economy

    The Hardest Working Woman

    By Nina Banks, Cecilia A. Conrad, Rhonda Sharpe

    Black women in the United States have often been the subject of negative stereotypes, which have distorted perceptions of their unique work history and the challenges that they have faced in providing for their families. Black Women in the U.S. Economy: The Hardest Working Woman challenges the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge IAFFE Advances in Feminist Economics

  • Men, Masculinities and Childcare book cover

    Men, Masculinities and Childcare

    By Martin Robb

    Sharing the care of children in families is increasingly becoming the norm in modern day society as more mothers enter paid work and government campaigns endeavour to increase the number of men working in childcare. However, running alongside debates of gender imbalance in childcare there has also…

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge Academic

  • Revival: Maintaining our Differences (2001): Minority Families in Multicultural Societies book cover

    Revival: Maintaining our Differences (2001)

    Minority Families in Multicultural Societies

    Edited by Carol D.H. Harvey

    This title was first published in 2001: Using detailed international research, this volume explores the background, current position and key features of minority communities living within multi cultural societies. Focusing particularly upon family life, the contributors investigate minorities…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Changing Family and Child Development book cover

    The Changing Family and Child Development

    By Claudio Violato, Elizabeth Oddone-Paolucci

    This title was first published in 2000:  This book is based on selected papers from a major international congress of the same name that was held at the University of Calgary in July 1997. The contributors come from Canada, England, Italy, United States, Hong Kong and New Zealand where they…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Revival: The New Generation (1930): The Intimate Problems of Modern Parents and Children book cover

    Revival: The New Generation (1930)

    The Intimate Problems of Modern Parents and Children

    Edited by Victor Francis Calverton, Samuel Daniel Schmalhausen

    This is the second presentation by these editors of a collection of essays dealing with the changing point of view relative to morals, particularly as they affect the marital state. The contributions to this volume include all of those names that have become prominent in the field of psychology and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Delivering Family Justice in Late Modern Society in the wake of Legal Aid Reform book cover

    Delivering Family Justice in Late Modern Society in the wake of Legal Aid Reform

    Edited by Mavis Maclean

    Legal aid for family cases in private law, mainly divorce and separation, where the state is not directly involved as it is in public law cases where there are issues of domestic violence or neglect or abuse of children, came to an abrupt end together with help for welfare and immigration cases on…

    Paperback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Aging in the Family book cover

    Aging in the Family

    By George E. Dickinson, Brenda S. Sanders

    With a rapidly aging population throughout the world, the issue of larger percentages of older adults has repercussions for both policy and the job market. Whether a university student about to seek a full-time job or someone as a caregiver for an older person, Aging in the Family should enhance…

    Paperback – 2018-11-23 
    Routledge

3Series in Sociology of the Family

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