Feuds about Families Conservative, Centrist, Liberal, and Feminist Perspectives

ISBN-10: 0139124608
ISBN-13: 9780139124600
Edition: 2000
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Description: A core text or supplement for courses in Marriage and the Family and Sociology of the Family This unique anthology providesin a single, affordable sourcereadings that represent the three major perspectives conservative, centrist, liberal/feministon  More...

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Book details

List price: $97.80
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 10/4/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 386
Size: 9.25" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.562
Language: English

A core text or supplement for courses in Marriage and the Family and Sociology of the Family This unique anthology providesin a single, affordable sourcereadings that represent the three major perspectives conservative, centrist, liberal/feministon 16 important and controversial marriage and family-related topics. It offers an alternative to the other taking sides and opposing viewpoints readers on the market, and features solid pedagogy that encourages students to sort intelligently through the issues and perspectives, to think for themselves, and to developinformed opinions. Edited by one of the best selling Marriage and the Family authors, Nijole V. Benokraitis.

Introduction
Who's Who in the Family Wars: A Characterization of the Major Ideological Factions
How Family Wars Affect Us: Four Models of Family Change and Their Consequences
Defining Marriage and Family Issues
Current Perspectives on the Family
Conservative
The Breakdown of the Family
Centrist
A Communitarian Position on the Family
Liberal/Feminist: Stephanie Coontz, Why We Miss the 1950s
Family Values
Conservative
The Family-Values Debate
Centrist
The Revolution in Family Norms
Liberal/Feminist
The New Crusade for the Old Family
Women's and Men's Family Roles
Conservative
Women Should Domesticate Men for Marriage
Centrist
Gender Roles: A Taboo Subject
Liberal/Feminist
Remaking Marriage and Family Roles
Love, Sex, and Marriage
Love and Courtship
Conservative
The End of Courtship
Centrist
Love and Individualism
Liberal/Feminist: Carol Tavris, Women as Love's Experts and Love's Victims
Sex and Cohabitation
Conservative: Laura Schlessinger, Stupid Cohabitation: The Ultimate Female Self-Delusion
Centrist
How Therapists Threaten Marriages
Liberal/Feminist
Why Get Married?
Marriage
Conservative
The Benefits of Marriage
Centrist
Social Science Finds: "Marriage Matters."
Liberal/Feminist
Feminism and Marital Equality
Parents and Children
Single-Parent Families
Conservative: Bryce Christensen, Imperiled Infants
Centrist: David Popenoe, The Carnage of Declining Marriage and Fatherhood
Liberal/Feminist: Judith Stacey, The Father Fixation
Raising Children
Conservative
Spare the Rod?
Centrist
Conservative vs. Mains

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