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Published: 28 August 2008

270 Pages


ISBN: 9780199548705

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The Fragmenting Family

Brenda Almond

  • Insists that it is irresponsible not to give children a stable family upbringing
  • Argues that liberal social attitudes and state support for non-traditional parenting have gone too far
  • Casts doubt on the use of new reproductive technologies
  • Draws on a wide range of studies in America, the UK, and Europe
  • Certain to provoke strong debate