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Contemporary Parenting and Parenthood: From News Headlines to New Research

by Michelle Y. Janning

<p>News and social media headlines abound with contradictory stories about parents, from tales of neglect to fear of helicopter parenting. What readers know about parenting and parenthood can stem from misinformation and ...

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Contemporary Youth Research

Local Expressions and Global Connections

by Gunilla Holm

<p>A major new resource book for academics and students of youth studies, this work offers a rare comparative review of a field which is often focused on the local or national situation. Drawing together authors from across the world, the book ...

ISBN: 9781351949033

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CounterCulture Marriage

Finding #happilyeverafter in a #marriagesucks world

by Robert S Stella & Gloria E Stella

<p>We see relationship clichés unfold on the big screen, binge-watch dramas of failing marriages on TV, read about all the latest hook-ups and break-ups in the tabloids, indulge in fantasy romances in best-selling novels, nod our heads in ...

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Cousin Marriages: Between Tradition, Genetic Risk and Cultural Change

by Shaw, Alison

<p> Juxtaposing contributions from geneticists and anthropologists, this volume provides a contemporary overview of cousin marriage and what is happening at the interface of public policy, the management of genetic risk and changing cultural ...

ISBN: 9781782384939

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Dating Advice For Women

The Blueprint To Get The Perfect Man. Learn The Best Dating Secretes, Expert Tips & Capture Your Perfect Match!

by Jason Gale

<p>The Ultimate Blueprint To Dating &amp; Understanding Men Is Finally Here!</p> <p>Learn All You Need To Know From One Of The BEST communication/social skill experts, conversationalists and dating gurus Jason Gale.</p> <p>You will gain ...

ISBN: 9781548461829

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Dating, Mating, and Marriage

by Martin King Whyte

<p>This book examines the American system of dating, mate choice, and marriage. It analyzes a wide range of established ideas about how dating and mate choice are changing, and identifies changes and continuities in premarital experiences in ...

ISBN: 9781351328661

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Death of a Soldier

A Mother's Story

by Margaret Evison

<p>On 12 May 2009 Lieutenant Mark Evison of 1st Battalion Welsh Guards died after being shot in the shoulder while leading a patrol in Helmand Province. Mark was hailed a hero and one of the best of his generation of young officers, now his ...

ISBN: 9781849545266

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Deconstructing Dads

Changing Images of Fathers in Popular Culture

by Fernando Gabriel Pagnoni Berns, Canela Ailen Rodriguez Fontao, Lynda Goldstein & others

<p>In the twenty-first century, fatherhood is shifting from simply being a sidekick in the parental team to taking center stage with new expectations of involvement and caretaking. The social expectations of fathers start even before the ...

ISBN: 9781498516044

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Differential Fertility in Central India

by Driver, Edwin D.

<p>Relates data on age at marriage, occupation, etc. to socio-economic status and fertility.</p><p>Originally published in 1963.</p><p>The <b>Princeton Legacy Library</b> uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available ...

ISBN: 9781400875054

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Digital Life

Chats and Games and their exemplary effects on the identify development and identity analysis of children and adolescents

by Stephan Humer

<p>Scientific Essay from the year 2010 in the subject Sociology - Children and Youth, University of the Arts Berlin, language: English, abstract: Users are the web's social beings and thus they turn it into a social web. Every day the Internet ...

ISBN: 9783640671311

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Dimensions Of Changing Fatherhood

by Iris Hackermeier

<p>Essay from the year 2006 in the subject Sociology - Gender Studies, grade: B, LMU Munich (Psychology of Excellence), course: Family and Kinship Systems, 15 entries in the bibliography, language: English, abstract: A father is traditionally ...

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Disability Identity and Marriage in Rural China

by Jing Yang

<p>Based on data collected through in-depth fieldwork observation and interviews in Bai Township, this book examines how women with disabilities in rural Southwest China compensate for their disability identity through marriage. As the first ...

ISBN: 9781351589468

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Divided We Fall

Family Discord and the Fracturing of America

by Bryce J. Christensen

<p>In the weeks that followed the horror of September 11, politicians of both major parties resolutely asserted America's national unity. Barely four years later, the illusions of the rhetoric of unity have given way to the divisive ...

ISBN: 9781351521970

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Divorced Virgin Mother of Two

Expectations and Reality of Marriage

by Marie Duncan-Wagers

<p>Do you remember when your eyes first met? She was beautiful, perfect, a vision of heaven. Then one morning you woke up next to her and realized she has dog breath and your opinion no longer matters. DIVORCED VIRGIN, MOTHER OF TWO is an eye ...

ISBN: 9781469113029

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Do Men Mother?

Second Edition

by Andrea Doucet

<p>The first edition of <em>Do Men Mother</em>? (2006) was awarded the John Porter Tradition of Excellence Book Award from the Canadian Sociological Association and remains one of the most widely cited books on primary caregiving fathers and ...

ISBN: 9781487511692

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Dollars and Sex

How Economics Influences Sex and Love

by Marina Adshade

<p>There's a marketplace for sex and love, and you're in it.</p> <p>In <em>Dollars and Sex</em>, economist Marina Adshade converts economic theory into a sexy science by applying the principles of supply and demand and other market forces to ...

ISBN: 9781743430323

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Draw on Your Relationships

Creative Ways to Explore, Understand and Work Through Important Relationship Issues

by Margot Sunderland & Nicky Hancock

<p>Written by the award-winning author of Draw on Your Emotions, this book is designed for professionals to help people explore, communicate and learn more about themselves in light of their relationships. Many children, teenagers and adults ...

ISBN: 9781351694278

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Dynamics of Marriage

"The Family of Origin" Approach

by Leticia S. Isidro-Clancy

<p>*Dynamics of Marriage: “The Family of Origin” Approach *promotes a unique way of advancing couple-therapy: exploring in unison with participating couples the “how” and “when” of their having been shaped by their Families of Origin. More ...

ISBN: 9781644600085

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Enduring Bonds

Inequality, Marriage, Parenting, and Everything Else That Makes Families Great and Terrible

by Philip N. Cohen

<p>In <em>Enduring Bonds</em>, Philip N. Cohen, renowned sociologist and blogger of the wildly popular and insightful <a href="https://familyinequality.wordpress.com/">Family Inequality,</a> examines the complex landscape of today's diverse ...

ISBN: 9780520965959

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Engineering Polymer Systems for Improved Drug Delivery

by Rebecca A. Bader & David A. Putnam

<p>Polymers have played a critical role in the rational design and application of drug delivery systems that increase the efficacy and reduce the toxicity of new and conventional therapeutics. Beginning with an introduction to the fundamentals ...

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