Families as They Really Are has 78 ratings and 9 reviews. Rachel said: It’s a good compilation with short chapters on the realities of 21st century famil. The four parts of Families as They Really Are focus on how we got to where we Barbara J. Risman is Professor and Head of the Department of Sociology at. Families as They Really Are. Front Cover. Barbara J. Risman, Virginia E. Rutter. W.W. Norton, – Family & Relationships – pages.
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Return to Book Page. Families as They Really Are goes to the heart of the family values debate by reframing the question about families from “Are they breaking down? Each article is a new contribution to the research and theory about families, drawn from an interdisciplinary commun Families as They Really Are goes to the heart of the family values debate by reframing the question about families from “Are they breaking down?
Each article is a new contribution to the research and theory about families, drawn from an interdisciplinary community of experts The four parts of Families as They Really Are focus on how we got to where we are today, what’s happening in relationships, youth in the 21st century, and the state of the gender revolution.
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Be the first to ask a question about Families as They Really Famulies. Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Jan 20, Rachel Nickens rated it really liked it. Easily accessible for the curious general public, but also rigorous enough for classroom use. Many of the authors write in a much more engaging fashion in their original books or articles.
Mar 08, Howard rated it it was amazing Shelves: I thought this book was an interesting read, I had to read it for my Sociology of the Family class. Good ris,an inside this book, worth reading.
Families as they really are
Jan 29, Susan Marie rated it it was ok. This is a good book with excellent data but the layout of it is so clinical that your eyes start closing after reading a few paragraphs.
Mar 03, Tristan Bridges rated it it was amazing. Great overview of family studies and issues of family and inequality in the U. I’m using it in my level course right now. The best part of this text is that the chapters are so short and digestible. I think the editor had something to do with that.
There’s an incredible amount of extremely accessible information here. It’s great for course adoption, but also for someone outside of sociology who wants to get a better idea how to interpret data on the family.
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Feb 16, Zack Langley rated it liked it. Great for giving an overview of different issues in the family. However, the majority of articles were presented with a bias towards feministic sociology.
Might have been better if it had presented other arguments as well. Jun 28, Mills College Library added it. Mar 13, Mandy rated it it was amazing. I really enjoyed the Family Sociology class I am taking and this book.
It may have been required, but it had great essays to read! Jun 20, Anna Collver rated it it was amazing Shelves: Good psychology book highly recommended to anyone interested in improving their family life.
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