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Marriage & family

Marriage & family

the quest for intimacy

  • Author: Robert H. Lauer,Jeanette C. Lauer
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • ISBN: 9780697244529
  • Category: Family & Relationships
  • Page: 479
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The Routledge Handbook of Family Communication

The Routledge Handbook of Family Communication

  • Author: Anita L. Vangelisti
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1136946373
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 616
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With a synthesis of research on issues key to understanding family interaction, as well as an analysis of many theoretical and methodological choices made by researchers studying family communication, the Handbook serves to advance the field by reframing old questions and stimulating new ones. The contents are comprised of chapters covering: theoretical and methodological issues influencing current conceptions of family; research and theory centering around the family life course communication occurring in a variety of family forms individual family members and their relationships dynamic communication processes taking place in families family communication embedded in social, cultural, and physical contexts. Key changes to the second edition include: updates throughout, providing a thorough and up-to-date overview of research and theory new topics reflecting the growth of the discipline, including chapters on "singles" as family members, emerging adults, and physiology and physical health. Highlighting the work of scholars across disciplines--communication, social psychology, clinical psychology, sociology, family studies, and others--this volume captures the breadth and depth of research on family communication and family relationships. The well-known contributors approach family interaction from a variety of theoretical perspectives and focus on topics ranging from the influence of structural characteristics on family relationships to the importance of specific communication processes.

Life-Span Human Development

Life-Span Human Development

  • Author: Carol Sigelman,Elizabeth Rider
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • ISBN: 1111342733
  • Category: Psychology
  • Page: 736
  • View: 4826
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Known for its clear, straightforward writing style, comprehensive coverage, strong and current research-based approach, and excellent visuals and tables, this life-span development text offers a topical organization at the chapter level and a consistent chronological presentation within each chapter. Each chapter focuses on a domain of development such as physical growth, cognition, or personality, and traces developmental trends and influences in that domain from infancy to old age. Within each chapter, you will find sections on four life stages: infancy, childhood, adolescence, and adulthood. This unique organization enables students to comprehend the processes of transformation that occur in key areas of human development. Another staple of the text is its emphasis on theories and how they apply to specific topics in each chapter. This new edition also asks students to engage more actively with the content, and includes a clear focus on the complex interactions of nature and nurture in development, more integrated coverage of culture and diversity, and an exciting new media package for both students and instructors. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Sociology

Sociology

Exploring the Architecture of Everyday Life

  • Author: David M. Newman
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 621
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This second edition of Sociology features mo re ''visual essays'', more balanced presentation of micro and macro sociological perspectives and more material on the lar ger structures of society and their impact on social life. '

The Film Journal

The Film Journal

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  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Motion picture industry
  • Page: N.A
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Medical Books and Serials in Print

Medical Books and Serials in Print

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  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Dentistry
  • Page: N.A
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Forthcoming Books

Forthcoming Books

  • Author: Rose Arny
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: American literature
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Subject Guide to Books in Print

Subject Guide to Books in Print

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: American literature
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Books in Print

Books in Print

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  • Category: American literature
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