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The family in perspective

William F. Kenkel

The family in perspective

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family -- Cross-cultural studies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[by] William F. Kenkel.
    SeriesACC sociology series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ728 .K37 1973
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 523 p.
    Number of Pages523
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5306449M
    ISBN 10039050372X
    LC Control Number72089498
    OCLC/WorldCa584109

    The interactionist perspective emphasizes that families reinforce and rejuvenate bonds through symbolic mechanism rituals such as family meals and holidays. The Family: Symbolic interactionists explore the changing meanings attached to family. They argue that shared activities help to build emotional bonds and that marriage and family.


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In The Family in Global Perspective, author Elaine J. Leeder uses various historical, theoretical, and comparative perspectives to develop a cross-cultural understanding of family life. The book examines a variety of family lives in western countries and contrasts them with those of families in parts of Africa, Asia, and Latin by:   This book is a must read for all who are serious to see solutions in the family and to bring change to the society of today, thereby building bridges for work can be expanded to reach other cultures and regions of the globe for a wider perspective/5(38).

Christian workers anxious to update their libraries with one readable yet pertinent book on family concerns will want to add this book and refer to it frequently."--Reformed Review "This Christian perspective on the contemporary home is skillfully written and extremely insightful.

Almost everything a person would like to know about the Cited by:   The Family in Global Perspective is an ideal supplementary textbook for courses on marriage and the family in a variety of disciplines including Family Studies, Sociology, Social Work, Psychology, and Women's Studies.

In The Family in Global Perspective, author Elaine Leeder uses various historical, theoretical, and comparative perspectives to develop a cross-cultural understanding of family life. The book examines a variety of family lives in western countries and contrasts them with those of families in parts of Africa, Asia, and Latin America.5/5(1).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kenkel, William F. Family in perspective. Pacific Palisades, Calif.: Goodyear, [©] (OCoLC) Leeder, E'The future of the family in global perspective', in The family in global perspective: a gendered journey, SAGE Publications, Inc., Thousand Oaks, CA, pp.

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The perspective that I embrace in this book gives primacy to economic forces and argues that they are typically the basis for political and ideological forces that define and shape families. Because dominant groups control these forces in ways that reflect their own economic interests, they often create social inequalities that ignite social.

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Sociological views on today’s families generally fall into the functional, conflict, and social interactionist approaches introduced earlier in this book. Let’s review these views, which are summarized in Table “Theory.

A family A group of two or more people who are related by blood, marriage, adoption, or a mutual commitment and who care for one another. is a group of two or more people who are related by blood, marriage, adoption, or a mutual commitment and who care for one another.

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