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Research and teaching interests include family, reproduction, and gender and law. She has served several terms on the North Carolina Day Care Commission and on the Wake County School Board. Agnes Riedmann is Professor of Sociology at California State University, Stanislaus. Her other honors include being named Outstanding Young Educator by the Duke University Research Council, receiving the American Association of School Administrators Research Award, and and being nominated for the Duke University Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching Award. A balance of various theoretical perspectives along with many examples helps readers understand how people are influenced by the society around them, how social conditions change in ways that affect family life, the interplay between families and the larger society, and the family-related choices that individuals make throughout adulthood. This best-selling text on marriages, families, and relationships combines an authoritative, yet applied approach with a theme that is especially relevant today: making choices in a diverse society. Family Stress, Crisis, and Resilience.
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She is a former professor in the Program in Education at Duke University, former director of the Early Childhood Certification Program, and supervisor of student teachers. Author Bios: Mary Ann Lamanna is Professor Emerita of Sociology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Love and Choosing a Life Partner -- Ch. Living Alone, Cohabiting, Same-Sex Unions, and Other Intimate Relationships -- Ch. Description: xxv, 628 pages : illustrations chiefly color ; 28 cm Contents: Ch. This best-selling text on marriages, families, and relationships combines an authoritative, yet applied approach with a theme that is especially relevant today: making choices in a diverse society. She received her bachelor's degree Phi Beta Kappa from Washington University St.
The authors go to extensive research, only to depict step families, in my opinion, in a dim and hopeless light. She received her doctorate in sociology from Bowling Green State University. Rent Marriages, Families, and Relationships 13th edition 978-1337109666 today, or search our site for other textbooks by Mary Ann Lamanna. Be more conscious of the personal decisions you make throughout your life and of the societal influences that affect those decisions. Practice makes perfect and this test prep resource will reinforce the concepts and theories presented throughout your course. While this is true for most of this text, I feel they failed to navigate to any of these three points in this chapter.
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