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Forthcoming Sociology of the Family Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Evidence-based Approaches to Relationship and Marriage Education

    Edited by James J. Ponzetti, Jr.

    Series: Textbooks in Family Studies

    This is the first book to provide a comprehensive, multidisciplinary overview of evidence-based relationship and marriage education (RME) programs. Readers are introduced to the best practices for designing, implementing, and evaluating effective RME programs to better prepare them to teach clients...

    To Be Published July 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Fathers in Families

    The Changing Role of the Father in the Family

    Edited by Dorothea E. Dette-Hagenmeyer, Andrea B. Erzinger, Barbara Reichle

    The role of the father in a family and for his children has varied greatly throughout history. However, scientific research into fatherhood began relatively late at the end of the 1960s and early 1970s, with a strong focus on the impact of the father on child development. This book focuses on the...

    To Be Published August 13th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Childhood and Disability

    Key papers from Disability & Society

    Edited by Sarah Beazley, Val Williams

    Drawn from Disability & Society over the period 1997-2012, the twelve chapters in this book address a range of personal, cultural and institutional arenas in which challenges experienced by disabled children are played out. The book includes a mix of theoretical and applied material offering...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Mothering, Mixed Families and Racialised Boundaries

    Edited by Ravinder Barn, Vicki Harman

    Series: Ethnic and Racial Studies

    This pioneering volume draws together theoretical and empirical contributions analyzing the experiences of white mothers in interracial families in Britain, Canada and the USA. The growth of the mixed race population reflects an increasingly racially and culturally heterogeneous society, shaped by...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Social Work, Marriage, and Ethnicity

    Policy and Practice

    Edited by Colita Fairfax

    By looking at a variety of racial and ethnic groups in society, Social Work, Marriage and Ethnicity examines the conventional knowledge, theories and best practices relating to marriages. Contributors address marriage interventions, female empowerment, parenting, and cohabitation, as well as the...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Encyclopedia of Homosexuality

    Volume I

    Edited by Wayne R. Dynes

    Series: Routledge Revivals: Encyclopedia of Homosexuality

    First published in 1990, The Encyclopedia of Homosexuality brings together a collection of outstanding articles that were, at the time of this book’s original publication, classic, pioneering, and recent. Together, the two volumes provide scholarship on male and female homosexuality and bisexuality...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Encyclopedia of Homosexuality

    Volume II

    Edited by Wayne R. Dynes

    Series: Routledge Revivals: Encyclopedia of Homosexuality

    First published in 1990, The Encyclopedia of Homosexuality brings together a collection of outstanding articles that were, at the time of this book’s original publication, classic, pioneering, and recent. Together, the two volumes provide scholarship on male and female homosexuality and bisexuality...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Evidence-based Parenting Education

    A Global Perspective

    Edited by James, Jr. J. Ponzetti

    Series: Textbooks in Family Studies

    This is the first book to provide a multidisciplinary, critical, and global overview of evidence-based parenting education (PEd) programs. Readers are introduced to the best practices for designing, implementing, and evaluating effective PEd programs in order to teach clients how to be effective...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Parenting in Global Perspective

    Negotiating Ideologies of Kinship, Self and Politics

    Edited by Charlotte Faircloth, Diane M. Hoffman, Linda L. Layne

    Series: Relationships and Resources

    Drawing on both sociological and anthropological perspectives, this volume explores cross-national trends and everyday experiences of ‘parenting’. Parenting in Global Perspective examines the significance of ‘parenting’ as a subject of professional expertise, and activity in which adults are...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Consuming Families

    Buying, Making, Producing Family Life in the 21st Century

    By Jo Lindsay, JaneMaree Maher

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    This book explores contemporary families as sites of consumption, examining the changing contexts of family life, where new forms of family are altering how family life is practised and produced, and addressing key social issues – childhood obesity, alchohol and drug addiction, social...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge