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Family and Support Systems across the Life Span
Language: en
Pages: 291
Authors: Suzanne K. Steinmetz
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-29 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

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Family Caregiving Across the Lifespan
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Eva Kahana, David E. Biegel, May Wykle
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-03-16 - Publisher: SAGE Publications

Examining caregiving issues from a multigenerational, family life cycle perspective, this volume deals with the broad spectrum of chronic illnesses that necessitate family caregiving throughout the lifespan and discusses responses to these challenges by both caregiving families and caregiving systems. Part One addresses the caregiving paradigm and the relationship of
Pioneering Paths in the Study of Families
Language: en
Pages: 926
Authors: Gary W Peterson, Suzanne Steinmetz
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-18 - Publisher: Routledge

Meet the men and women whose groundbreaking work elevated the field of family studies! In Pioneering Paths in the Study of Families: The Lives and Careers of Family Scholars, you'll find 40 autobiographies written by leading scholars in sociology, family studies, psychology, and child development. Their fascinating stories demonstrate how
Handbook of Marriage and the Family
Language: en
Pages: 821
Authors: Marvin B. Sussman, Suzanne K. Steinmetz, Gary W. Peterson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-29 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

In a thoroughgoing revision of the first edition of this classic text and reference, published by Plenum in 1987, the editors have assembled a distinguished group of contributors to address such topics as past, present, and future perspectives on family diversity; theory and methods of the family; changing family patterns
Families
Language: en
Pages: 402
Authors: Susan K Pfeifer, Marvin B Sussman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-17 - Publisher: Routledge

This special volume is devoted to the synthesis and review of theoretical and conceptual approaches associated with familial and non-familial connections across the life span. An important book as society “returns to the family,” it compares and contrasts different disciplinary perspectives associated with intergenerational relationships. Because intergenerational relationships have been