Marriages Families and Relationships Making Choices in a Diverse Society

This best-selling text on marriages, families, and relationships combines a rigorous scholarly and applied approach with a theme especially relevant to today's dynamic global environment: making choices in a diverse society.

Marriages  Families  and Relationships  Making Choices in a Diverse Society

Marriages Families and Relationships Making Choices in a Diverse Society

This best-selling text on marriages, families, and relationships combines a rigorous scholarly and applied approach with a theme especially relevant to today's dynamic global environment: making choices in a diverse society. The authors use an engaging narrative to create a highly readable text that offers insightful perspectives on the diversity of our modern society, including different ethnic traditions and family forms. The balanced presentation discusses a variety of theoretical perspectives (e.g., family ecology, structure-functional, interaction-constructionist, family systems, biosocial), emphasizing both social structure and the importance of individual agency, choice, and decision-making. Students are encouraged to question assumptions and reconcile conflicting ideas and values as they make informed choices in their own lives. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Marriages, Families, and Relationships: Making Choices in a Diverse Society
Language: en
Pages: 592
Authors: Mary Ann Lamanna, Agnes Riedmann, Susan D Stewart
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-26 - Publisher: Cengage Learning

Lamanna/Riedmann/Stewart's bestselling MARRIAGES, FAMILIES, AND RELATIONSHIPS: MAKING CHOICES IN A DIVERSE SOCIETY, 14th edition, emphasizes a theme that is especially relevant in our modern and global world: making choices in a diverse society. Combining various theoretical perspectives with real-world examples, the text will help you understand how people are influenced
Marriages, Families, and Relationships + Mindtap Sociology, 1 Term 6 Months Access Card, Enhanced
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Mary Ann Lamanna, Agnes Riedmann, Susan D Stewart
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher:

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Understanding Marriage, Family, and Intimate Relationships
Language: en
Pages: 382
Authors: Jerry D. Lehman
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Charles C Thomas Publisher

This introductory textbook is for students who are interested in learning about and establishing healthy marriage, family, and intimate relationships. With divorce rates high and relationships fragile, books and courses are needed that help students address important issues regarding relationships. The readers of this text examine many important and relevant
Marriage, Family and Relationships
Language: en
Pages: 303
Authors: Thomas A. Noble, Sarah K. Whittle, Philip S. Johnston
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-15 - Publisher: Inter-Varsity Press

Family life has undergone revolutionary changes in Western society in the last sixty years, posing both theological and ethical challenges for the contemporary church. This book responds with wide-ranging essays on sexuality, marriage, family life, singleness, same-sex relationships, violence against women, anthropology, gender and culture. These chapters are essential reading
Marriage, Family, and Relationships
Language: en
Pages: 372
Authors: Gwen J. Broude
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Abc-Clio Incorporated

Covers major topics relevant to human relationships from a cross-cultural perspective. Examines how world cultures differ in their sexual, familial, and social habits.

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