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Families in a Global Context

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Families in a Global Context, by Charles B. Hennon & Stephen M. Wilson. Published by Routledge, 2008.

Hardback book, used, in good condition. Some minor wear to cover.

A look at the nature of families, and their similarities and differences in different cultures round the world.

'How are families the same or different around the world? Families in a Global Context puts the similarities and differences into perspective, presenting an in-depth comparative analysis of family life in 17 countries around the world. Contributors discuss different countries' family life by using a standard framework to review major influences and patterns. The framework allows readers to do comparative reflection across several countries on a variety of daily living elements, including social and economic forces such as urbanization and modernization, changes in gender/courtship/spousal patterns, and war. This book provides an informative illustration of current as well as future trends of family life worldwide. '

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Author(s):
Charles B. Hennon & Stephen M. Wilson
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0789027089
ISBN-13:
9780789027085
Number of pages:
596
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Families in a Global Context

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Families in a Global Context, by Charles B. Hennon & Stephen M. Wilson. Published by Routledge, 2008.

Hardback book, used, in good condition. Some minor wear to cover.

A look at the nature of families, and their similarities and differences in different cultures round the world.

'How are families the same or different around the world? Families in a Global Context puts the similarities and differences into perspective, presenting an in-depth comparative analysis of family life in 17 countries around the world. Contributors discuss different countries' family life by using a standard framework to review major influences and patterns. The framework allows readers to do comparative reflection across several countries on a variety of daily living elements, including social and economic forces such as urbanization and modernization, changes in gender/courtship/spousal patterns, and war. This book provides an informative illustration of current as well as future trends of family life worldwide. '

Author(s):
Charles B. Hennon & Stephen M. Wilson
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0789027089
ISBN-13:
9780789027085
Number of pages:
596
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Families in a Global Context

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