Individual, Marriage and the Family

Individual, Marriage and the Family

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  • Hardback | 550 pages
  • 187.96 x 233.68 x 25.4mm | 1,065.94g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • Revised
  • 7th Revised edition
  • 0534123600
  • 9780534123604

Table of contents

Part One: Introduction. The importance of the couple in our contemporary society. Part Two: Gender, love, sex and couple interaction. Gender and gender role behavior. The many faces of love. The complexities of sex and eroticism. Sexual patterns in our society: dating, cohabitation and marriage. Couple interaction: conflict and problems of communication. Courtship: a prelude to marriage. Single-hood: its relation to marriage. The married couple. Marriage and family. Ending a marriage: separation, annulment and divorce. Marrying again: special characteristics of remarriage. Parenting: the developing of children. Money: the family and economic reality. Appendix A: Sexually transmissible diseases: STDS. Appendix B: Contraception and abortion. Appendix C: Conception, gestation and childbirth. Glossary. Bibliography. Name index. Subject index.show more

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