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Title Families in multicultural perspective / edited by Bron B. Ingoldsby, Suzanna Smith.

Imprint New York : Guilford Press, c1995.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.85 F208m    ---  Available
Description xvi, 432 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Perspectives on marriage and the family
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Family theory and multicultural family studies / S. Smith -- The Family in western history / B. B. Ingoldsby -- Comparative research methodolgy / G. R. Lee -- Family origin and universality / B. B. Ingoldsby -- Patterns of kinship and residence / M. E. Stanton -- Marital structure / B. B. Ingoldsby -- Mate selection and marriage / B. B. Ingoldsby -- Parents' socialization of children / D. T. Heath -- Divorce: a comparative perspective / P. C. McKenry and S. J. Price -- Chinese families in later life / W. H. Meredith and D. A. Abbott -- Women and house holds in the third world / S. Smith -- House hold division of labor in industrial societies / L. L. Haas -- Gender relations and marital power / J. O. Balswick and J. K. Balswick -- Looking back, looking forward: African American families in sociohistorical perspective / N. J. Burgess -- Poverty and patriarchy in Latin America / B. B. Ingoldsby -- Public policy and poverty: a framework for analysis / R. H. Norem and S. Smith.
Subject Families -- Cross-cultural studies
Kinship -- Cross-cultural studies.
Marriage customs and rites -- Cross-cultural studies.
Sex role -- Cross-cultural studies
Home economics -- Cross-cultural studies.
Added Author Ingoldsby, Bron B.
Smith, Suzanna D.
ISBN 0898623073 (acid-free paper)

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