Ribbens McCarthy, Jane and Edwards, Rosalind (2011). Key Concepts in Family Studies. London: Sage.Full text available as:
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Taken from the book to be published by Sage in December 2010, this document provides the Introduction to the book, in which the authors discuss issues in Family Studies as a contemporary field of academic and professional work. Their discussion includes: some of the different positions adopted by researchers towards the use of the language of 'family'; the broad themes generally included in this field of study; and dilemmas in evaluations of, and interventions in, family lives.
|Item Type:||Authored Book|
|Copyright Holders:||2011 The Authors|
|Extra Information:||Attached file is the Introduction, uploaded with kind permission from the publisher, Sage.|
|Keywords:||families; family studies; children; parents; marriage; kinship; home; household; resources; relationships; childbearing; diversity|
|Academic Unit/Department:||Social Sciences > Social Policy and Criminology
|Interdisciplinary Research Centre:||Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)|
|Depositing User:||Jane Ribbens McCarthy|
|Date Deposited:||06 Oct 2010 08:51|
|Last Modified:||25 Feb 2016 10:56|
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