The marriage & family experience offers a realistic look at all kinds of families and relationships today. The book's experienced authors help you see and understand the underlying issues at work in marriages, families, and all kinds of relationships. You'll find the latest information on adoptive parenting, the meaning of virginity, gender roles and sexuality, communication and conflict resolution, childbearing patterns, the influence of popular culture, gay and lesbian families, and working families.
Readings in the Marriage and Family ExperienceWadsworth Publishing #ad - To encourage discussion and introspection, critical thinking questions are included for each reading. This expanded reader contains articles, excerpts from books, journals, essays, magazines, and newspapers on the topic of marriage and family. They have all been carefully selected for their diverse and stimulating content.
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Levine and Joyce A. Munsch invite students to take an active journey toward understanding the latest findings from the field of child development. More than a textbook, this one-of-a-kind resource will continue to serve students as they go on to graduate studies, to work with children and adolescents professionally, and to care for children of their own.
Child Development: An Active Learning Approach #ad - Using robust pedagogical tools built into the chapter narratives, students are challenged to confront myths and misconceptions, participate in real-world activities with children and independently, and utilize video resources and research tools to pursue knowledge and develop critical thinking skills on their own.
Normal Family Processes, Fourth Edition: Growing Diversity and ComplexityThe Guilford Press #ad - Widely adopted, this valued course text and practitioner guide has expanded the understanding of family normality and healthy functioning in our increasingly diverse society. The editor and contributors are at the forefront of research and clinical training. With consideration of sociocultural and developmental influences, adoptive, poverty, remarried, divorced, and kinship care families; gay and lesbian families; culturally diverse families; and those coping with adversity, such as trauma, single-parent, chapters identify key family processes that nurture and sustain strong bonds in couples; dual-earner, and chronic illness.
New to this edition*Reflects important research advances and the changing contexts of family life. Additional chapter topics: kinship care, evidence-based assessment, family rituals, and neurobiology. All chapters have been fully updated. Taylor Francis. They describe the challenges facing contemporary families and ways in which clinicians can promote resilience.
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S. This thoroughly revised edition of Mooney, and Schacht's text uses a theoretically balanced, Knox, student-centered approach to provide a comprehensive exploration of social problems. Understanding social problems, and then broadening to the larger issues of poverty and inequality, population growth, environmental problems, aging, Tenth Edition, focusing first on problems related to health care, and crime, drugs and alcohol, progresses from a micro to macro level of analysis, families, and conflict around the world.
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Social InequalityRoutledge #ad - Taylor Francis. The authors have also added material on several current social movements, Black Lives Matter, including Occupy Wall Street, and Marriage Equality. This edition benefits from a variety of changes that have significantly strengthened the text. This book conveys the pervasiveness and extensiveness of social inequality in the United States within a comparative context, how it affects all of us, to show how inequality occurs, and what is being done about it.
The 9th edition also includes content on the fall-out from the recession across various groups. Like past editions, causes, this ninth edition of Social Inequality: Forms, and Consequences is a user-friendly introduction to the study of social inequality. The authors pay increased attention to disability, transgender issues, Hispanic populations, experiences of Muslims, intersectionality, and immigration.
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Development Through Life: A Psychosocial ApproachCengage Learning #ad - Newman and newman use a chronological approach to present development across the life span, drawing on the psychosocial theory of Erik Erikson to provide a conceptual framework for the text. Taylor Francis. Used book in Good Condition. The authors address physical, intellectual, focusing on the idea that development results from the interdependence of these areas at every stage, and emotional growth in all life stages, social, and placing special emphasis on optimal development through life.
The Marriage and Family Experience: Intimate Relationships in a Changing SocietyCengage Learning #ad - Cengage Learning. Real-life cross-cultural examples and features that encourage you to reflect on your own life and behavior make the thirteenth edition accessible and compelling. You'll find up-to-date information on adoptive parenting, childbearing patterns, the transgender experience, the influence of popular culture, gender roles, communication and conflict resolution, the meaning of virginity, gay and lesbian families, and working families.
This is a book you can relate to -- and one you will want to read. Taylor Francis. With thorough coverage that reflects the diversity of families and relationships, the book illustrates how racial, cultural, economic and sexual differences shape relationships and families, and offers a straightforward overview of the topics you must understand to succeed in your course.
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Family Resource ManagementSAGE Publications, Inc #ad - The book unlocks the complexity of family decision making, enabling students to grasp both the concepts and the underlying explanations of family behavior. Cengage Learning. Taylor Francis. The third edition has been enhanced through surveys of educational professionals and extensive research of contemporary challenges emerging post 2008 recession and the 2016 election.
Conversational in style and rich in application and discussion, Family Resource Management shows students how to apply knowledge and theory to the study of how families manage their resources for both survival and fulfillment. Used book in Good Condition. Multiple perspectives are used to broaden the base of understanding in a contemporary environment.
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All of these materials may be packaged with the text upon request. To purchase MyDevelopmentLab, please visit: www. Mydevelopmentlab. Com or you can purchase a valuepack of the text + mydevelopmentlab at no additional cost: ValuePack ISBN-10: 0205911854/ ValuePack ISBN-13: 9780205911851. Cengage Learning. Myvirtualteen, an interactive simulation, allows students to apply the concepts they are learning to their own "virtual teen.
Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood 5th Edition #ad - Explore research – “research focus” provides students with a firm grasp of various research methods and helps them see the impact that methods can have on research findings. An easy to use instructor’s Manual, a robust test bank, and an online test generator MyTest are also available. This book also takes into account the period of “emerging adulthood” ages 18-25, a term coined by the author, and an area of study for which Arnett is a leading expert.
Arnett continues the fifth edition with new and updated studies, both U. S.