The Resource Family, Karen Miller, book editor

Family, Karen Miller, book editor

Label
Family
Title
Family
Statement of responsibility
Karen Miller, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.85
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ536
LC item number
.F33817 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Miller, Karen
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Family policy
Label
Family, Karen Miller, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What are some characteristics of the modern family? Traditional families never were "traditional" / Arlene Skolnick ; Traditional families are fundamentally unchanged / Jennie Bristow ; Same-sex marriage should be allowed / Heather Ann Gannon ; Same-sex marriage should not be allowed / Donald DeMarco ; Working mothers have enough time to raise children / Brigitte Berger ; Stay-at-home mothers have more time to raise children / Jennifer Roback Morse -- What dilemmas do would-be parents face? The baby market should be regulated / Debora L. Spar ; Children should not be bought and sold / Darlene Gerow ; Adoption hurts children / Anne Patterson ; Adoption helps children / Janet Albrechtsen ; Older mothers face health risks / Maxine Frith ; Older mothers do not face health risks / Mark Henderson -- How does divorce affect children? Stepchildren face extra risk of abuse / Martin Daly and Margo Wilson ; Stepchildren do not face extra risk of abuse / Elizabeth Bartholet ; Divorce has a lasting negative impact / Judith Wallerstein ; Divorce does not have a lasting negative impact / Karen S. Peterson -- Should government make policies regarding families? Married people should have unique legal privileges / Steven L. Nock ; Married people should not have unique legal privileges / John O. Fox ; Government should encourage preschool attendance by young children / Susanna Cooper and Kara Dukakis ; Preschool attendance by young children is unnecessary / Darcy Olsen ; Welfare programs help families / Deepak Bhargava ; Welfare programs do not help families / Vedran Vuk
Control code
ocn162126851
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9780737737417
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007030794
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)162126851
Label
Family, Karen Miller, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What are some characteristics of the modern family? Traditional families never were "traditional" / Arlene Skolnick ; Traditional families are fundamentally unchanged / Jennie Bristow ; Same-sex marriage should be allowed / Heather Ann Gannon ; Same-sex marriage should not be allowed / Donald DeMarco ; Working mothers have enough time to raise children / Brigitte Berger ; Stay-at-home mothers have more time to raise children / Jennifer Roback Morse -- What dilemmas do would-be parents face? The baby market should be regulated / Debora L. Spar ; Children should not be bought and sold / Darlene Gerow ; Adoption hurts children / Anne Patterson ; Adoption helps children / Janet Albrechtsen ; Older mothers face health risks / Maxine Frith ; Older mothers do not face health risks / Mark Henderson -- How does divorce affect children? Stepchildren face extra risk of abuse / Martin Daly and Margo Wilson ; Stepchildren do not face extra risk of abuse / Elizabeth Bartholet ; Divorce has a lasting negative impact / Judith Wallerstein ; Divorce does not have a lasting negative impact / Karen S. Peterson -- Should government make policies regarding families? Married people should have unique legal privileges / Steven L. Nock ; Married people should not have unique legal privileges / John O. Fox ; Government should encourage preschool attendance by young children / Susanna Cooper and Kara Dukakis ; Preschool attendance by young children is unnecessary / Darcy Olsen ; Welfare programs help families / Deepak Bhargava ; Welfare programs do not help families / Vedran Vuk
Control code
ocn162126851
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9780737737417
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007030794
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)162126851

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