Marriages and Families

Marriages and Families
Author by: Nijole V. Benokraitis
Release: 2014-01-08
Editor: Pearson College Division
Pages: 600
ISBN: 0205918190
Language: un
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ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code. Access codes Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase. -- Changes, Choices, and Constraints Marriages and Families: Changes, Choices, and Constraints, 8/eoffers students a comprehensive introduction to many issues facing families in the twenty-first century. The author explores contemporary changes in families and their structure, impacts on the choices available to family members, and constraints that often limit our choices. This approach will help readers better understand the families in which they were raised and are forming themselves. With the most up-to-date material and emerging issues on family behavior, students will be able to make better decisions in their everyday lives. MySocLab is an integral part of the Benokraitis learning program. Engaging activities and assessments provide a teaching a learning system that helps students see the world through a sociological lens. With MySocLab, students can develop critical thinking skills through writing, explore real-world data through the new Social Explorer, and watch the latest entries in the Core Concept Video Series. This title is available in a variety of formats - digital and print. Pearson offers its titles on the devices students love through Pearson's MyLab products, CourseSmart, Amazon, and more. 0205957226 / 9780205957224 Marriages and Familes Plus NEW MySocLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0205206530 / 9780205206537 NEW MySocLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card 0205918190 / 9780205918195 Marriages and Families

Intimate Relationships Marriages and Families

Intimate Relationships  Marriages  and Families
Author by: Nancy M. Stinnett,F. Philip Rice
Release: 2016-07-15
Editor: Oxford University Press, USA
Pages: 576
ISBN: 0190278579
Language: un
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Now fully revised and published by Oxford University Press, Intimate Relationships, Marriages, and Families, Ninth Edition, is an accessible, comprehensive introduction to marriage and family with a focus on strengthening families and effective coping strategies. This text combines the most current research with an emphasis on family background and diversity. Each chapter concludes with a section on public policy and critical-thinking questions.

Marriages and Families

Marriages and Families
Author by: Nijole Vaicaitis Benokraitis,Nijole Benokraitis Benokraitis
Release: 2003
Editor: Prentice Hall
Pages: 618
ISBN: UOM:39015061184381
Language: en
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For courses in Marriage and Family, Sociology of Family, and Family Studies/Relationships in departments of Sociology, Family Studies, Psychology, and Women's Studies. This best-selling, full-color text introduces students to the study of contemporary marriages and families by examining the changing American family and exploring their choices and constraints. This approach, combined with the most current research and practical guidelines, encourages students to join the effort to resolve some of the crucial issues confronting 21st century families.

Families

Families
Author by: Shirley A. Hill
Release: 2011-06-30
Editor: SAGE Publications
Pages: 184
ISBN: 9781483341781
Language: en
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This book focuses on the impact of economic systems and social class on the organization of family life. Since the most vital function of the family is the survival of its members, the author give primacy to the economic system in structuring the broad parameters of family life. She explains how the economy shapes the prospects families have for earning a decent living by determining the location, nature, and pay associated with work.

Marriages and Families

Marriages and Families
Author by: Mary Ann Schwartz,BarBara Scott
Release: 2017-01-12
Editor: Pearson
Pages: 576
ISBN: 9780134632148
Language: un
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This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Examines personal belief systems and societal views Marriages and Families: Diversity and Change, 8 th edition, challenges students to examine their personal belief systems and societal views. Using an engaging narrative and sociological approach, the text integrates race, class, and gender into the discussion of family experiences. It guides students to make informed choices and decisions about their own marriage, family, and intimate relationships.

Intimate Relationships Marriages and Families

Intimate Relationships  Marriages  and Families
Author by: F. Philip Rice
Release: 1993
Editor: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
Pages: 598
ISBN: CORNELL:31924062853373
Language: en
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African American Relationships Marriages and Families

African American Relationships  Marriages  and Families
Author by: Patricia Dixon
Release: 2017-05-25
Editor: Taylor & Francis
Pages: 337
ISBN: 9781317274292
Language: en
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African American Relationships, Marriages, and Families, Second Edition is a historically and culturally centered research-based text designed for use in undergraduate, graduate, and community-based courses on African American relationships, marriages, and families. Complete with numerous exercises, this volume can be used by current and future helping professionals to guide singles and couples by increasing single and partner-awareness, and respect and appreciation for difference. In addition, singles and couples learn skills for effective communication and conflict resolution and ultimately how to develop and maintain healthy relationships, marriages, and families. This second edition includes updates and revisions to current chapters and also features two new chapters: one on parenting and one on same-gender loving/LGBTQ.

Successful Marriages and Families

Successful Marriages and Families
Author by: Alan J. Hawkins,David Curtis Dollahite,Thomas W. Draper
Release: 2013-09-06
Editor: Brigham Young University Studies
Pages: 371
ISBN: 0842528032
Language: un
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Marriages and Families in the 21st Century

Marriages and Families in the 21st Century
Author by: Tasha R. Howe
Release: 2017-07-05
Editor: SAGE Publications
Pages: 728
ISBN: 9781506340975
Language: en
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Marriages and Families in the 21st Century puts contemporary relationships and family structures in context for today’s students. Using a bioecological framework, the book reveals how families are shaped by multiple influences, from biological to cultural, that interact with one another. Chapters cover topics from parenting to gender issues within an interdisciplinary context, weaving in stories, visuals, and examples of diverse families to dispel longstanding myths. The book creates a personalized learning experience with frequent self-assessments and strengths exercises, while ensuring that students come to understand the research and build scientific analysis and critical thinking skills along the way. Robust digital tools and resources including SAGE edge and an interactive eBook with SAGE Premium Video help readers develop a multi-layered understanding of today′s modern families while challenging them to re-evaluate their own assumptions and experiences. SAGE Premium Video included in the Interactive eBook! Families Today videos boost comprehension and bolster analysis—easily accessible via the interactive eBook. Your students save when you bundle the interactive eBook with the new edition. Use bundle ISBN 978-1-5063-9879-2. Learn more. SAGE coursepacks: Our Content Tailored to Your LMS! SAGE coursepacks makes it easy to import our quality instructor and student resource content into your school’s learning management system (LMS). Intuitive and simple to use, SAGE coursepacks allows you to customize course content to meet your students’ needs. Learn more.

If It s Broken Fix It

If It   s Broken  Fix It
Author by: Larry A. McMillan
Release: 2012-05-31
Editor: AuthorHouse
Pages: 188
ISBN: 9781468573367
Language: un
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If It’s Broken Fix It, his third book, represents another step in his quest to build stronger marriages and families for a stronger community. Th e book seeks to take couples on a journey that motivates, inspires, and challenges them to take a faith walk through a valley that leads to a successful and joyful marriage. He explains to couples the limitations that they may experience and the obstacles they may have already conquered. Th is book will allow broken marriages to be transformed into fruitful marriages. Marriages that have been experiencing mediocrity will be resurrected to the glory of God. Rev. McMillan demonstrates his teaching skills that he learned in the educational arena over the course of thirty-nine years (during his training sessions). He removes and destroys all hurdles as he teaches strategies that help couples discover the sparks and heights in their marriage.

Reconcilable Differences

Reconcilable Differences
Author by: Cate Cochrani
Release: 2007-01-01
Editor: Second Story Press
Pages: 264
ISBN: 9781926739571
Language: en
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Separation and divorce can be a grueling and cruel experience. Spouses who once loved each other can be swept up by an adversarial system where they declare war on each other, forgetting all that was good between them and disregarding the needs of their children. It doesn't have to be that way. This book explores the lives of ten "succesfully failed" marriages where the parents have done all they can to reconfigure their families after divorce in order to protect their children.

Reconcilable Differences

Reconcilable Differences
Author by: Cate Cochran
Release: 2007
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 263
ISBN: STANFORD:36105123320892
Language: un
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A look at how some people are creatively reconfiguring their families in order to keep their family together after a separation and divorce.

Marriages and Families Revel Access Code

Marriages and Families Revel Access Code
Author by: Dr Nijole V Benokraitis,Cheryl Buehler
Release: 2018-08-13
Editor: Pearson
Pages: 329
ISBN: 013473615X
Language: un
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For courses in Marriage and the Family A comprehensive introduction to the issues families face today Revel(TM) Marriages & Families: Changes, Choices, and Constraints explores important contemporary changes in society and the family through the lenses of the choices that are available to family members and the constraints that often limit their choices. Authors Nijole Benokraitis and Cheryl Buehler examine a variety of cross-cultural and multicultural scenarios to help students better understand the families in which they were raised as well as the families they may be forming themselves. The 9th Edition includes fully up-to-date data as well as coverage of contemporary topics such as adult children living at home, the effects of same-sex marriage legalization, and the gray divorce revolution. Revel is Pearson's newest way of delivering our respected content. Fully digital and highly engaging, Revel replaces the textbook and gives students everything they need for the course. Informed by extensive research on how people read, think, and learn, Revel is an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience -- for less than the cost of a traditional textbook. NOTE: Revel is a fully digital delivery of Pearson content. This ISBN is for the standalone Revel access card. In addition to this access card, you will need a course invite link, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Revel.

Intimate Relationships Marriages and Families

Intimate Relationships  Marriages and Families
Author by: F. Philip Rice,Jeanne Kohl
Release: 1992-09-15
Editor: WCB/McGraw-Hill
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1559342218
Language: un
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Exploring Marriages and Families

Exploring Marriages and Families
Author by: Karen Seccombe
Release: 2014-05-28
Editor: Pearson College Division
Pages: 576
ISBN: 0133807770
Language: un
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Connects theory to reality Exploring Marriages and Families, 2/e by Karen T. Seccombe illustrates the ways in which historical, cultural, social, and political factors influence readers' decision making in relationships. Grounded in theory and the most up-to-date research, this title takes an integrated focus on assessment helping readers gain a better understanding of the social context in which they live and the relevance of social science to their lives. MySocLab is an integral part of the Seccombe learning program. Engaging activities and assessments provide a teaching a learning system that helps students see the world through a sociological lens. With MySocLab, students can develop critical thinking skills through writing, explore real-world data through the new Social Explorer, and watch the latest entries in the Core Concept Video Series. This title is available in a variety of formats — digital and print. Pearson offers its titles on the devices students love through Pearson's MyLab products, CourseSmart, Amazon, and more.

Marriages Families

Marriages   Families
Author by: Mary Ann Schwartz,BarBara Marliene Scott
Release: 1999
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 552
ISBN: PSU:000044298739
Language: un
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This book challenges readers to become involved in a direct way in examining their personal belief systems and societal views of the many diverse forms that marriages and families have taken in the past and their evolution in the present. The authors use a broad, inclusive approach, focusing on the link between social structure and their personal experiences of marriages, families, and intimate relationships. Marriages and Families Over Time. Understanding Gender. Dating, Coupling, and Mate Selection. Sexuality and Intimate Relationships. Nonmarital Lifestyles. The Marriage Experience. Reproduction and Parenting. Violence and Abuse. Divorce in the United States. Remarriage and Remarried Families. Families in Later Life. For anyone who is interested in exploring marriage and family issues.

Marriages and Families Intimacy Diversity and Strengths

Marriages and Families  Intimacy  Diversity  and Strengths
Author by: David Olson,John DeFrain,Linda Skogrand
Release: 2010-11-02
Editor: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
Pages: 656
ISBN: 0078111579
Language: un
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An introductory text, Marriages and Families accentuates the positive aspects of relationships and focuses on enriching students' knowledge and experience in building strong, successful couple and family relationships. The authors, seasoned family scholars and therapists, integrate research, theory, and practical applications with an interdisciplinary perspective on marriage and family. To enhance teaching and student learning, an updated AWARE (Awareness of Attitudes and Relationships Expectations) Online computerized assessment contains 15 categories that match the chapters of the book.

Think Marriages and Families

Think Marriages and Families
Author by: Jenifer Kunz
Release: 2012-02-27
Editor: Prentice Hall
Pages: 336
ISBN: 0205182615
Language: un
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THINK Currency. THINK Relevancy. THINK Marriages and Families. THINK Marriages and Families is informed with the latest research and the most contemporary examples, allowing you to bring current events directly into your classroom with little additional work. An engaging visual design developed with extensive student feedback and 15 page chapters makes THINK Marriages and Families the textbook your students will actually read. This student-friendly text delivers the core concepts of Marriages and Families in a way they can easily understand. Teaching & Learning Experience Personalize Learning - MySearchLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals. Improve Critical Thinking - Chapter organization follows a three-step process that presents the topic, encourages students to think theoretically, and uncovers marriage in action. Engage Students - Real life examples and discussions help students apply what they learn. Explore Theory - Three main sociological paradigms are discussed visually through an infographic in every chapter. Understand Diversity - Global comparisons are found in every chapter within a designated feature box. Support Instructors - Written activities and assessment in MySearchLab offer instructors supplemental materials to help their students succeed. Note: MySearchLab does not come automatically packaged with this text. To purchase MySearchLab, please visit: www.mysearchlab.com or you can purchase a valuepack of the text + MyLab (at no additional cost): ValuePack ISBN-10: 0205861458 / ValuePack ISBN-13: 9780205861453

Building Stronger Marriages and Families

Building Stronger Marriages and Families
Author by: Billy Joe Daugherty
Release: 1991
Editor: Harrison House Incorporated
Pages: 171
ISBN: 0892748583
Language: un
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Marriages and Families in the 21st Century

Marriages and Families in the 21st Century
Author by: Tasha R. Howe
Release: 2017-07-05
Editor: SAGE Publications
Pages: 728
ISBN: 9781506340951
Language: un
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SUMMARY:

Marriages and Families in the 21st Century puts contemporary relationships and family structures in context for today’s students. Using a bioecological framework, the book reveals how families are shaped by multiple influences, from biological to cultural, that interact with one another. Chapters cover topics from parenting to gender issues within an interdisciplinary context, weaving in stories, visuals, and examples of diverse families to dispel longstanding myths. The book creates a personalized learning experience with frequent self-assessments and strengths exercises, while ensuring that students come to understand the research and build scientific analysis and critical thinking skills along the way. Robust digital tools and resources including SAGE edge and an interactive eBook with SAGE Premium Video help readers develop a multi-layered understanding of "what makes families tick" while challenging them to re-evaluate their own assumptions and experiences.