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Published: 30 March 2014

288 Pages | 19 tables

8.9 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780199005376

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Choices and Constraints in Family Life

Third Edition

Maureen Baker

  • Up-to-date. Fully revised to include updated statistics, references, and examples, this third edition offers students the most current and relevant information available.
  • New chapter on sociological theory. A new chapter devoted to the various perspectives used to study the family provides students with a solid theoretical foundation.
  • Expanded coverage of key issues. Increased coverage of the history of Canadian families, parenting, and family violence ensures that students are given detailed information on these crucial topics.
  • New pedagogy. Debate questions at the end of each chapter, new to this third edition, pose provocative questions to encourage class discussion and debate.

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