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Title The Individual, the family, and social good : personal fulfillment in times of change / Gary B. Melton, volume editor.
Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1995]

Series Nebraska Symposium on Motivation ; v. 42.
Nebraska Symposium on Motivation (Series) ; v. 42.
Subject Families -- Congresses.
Alt Name Melton, Gary B.
Nebraska Symposium on Motivation (43rd : 1995 : University of Nebraska)
Description xxvii, 200 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : personal satisfaction and the welfare of families, communities, and society / Gary B. Melton -- Growing up in a socially toxic environment : life for children and families in the 1990s / James Garbarino -- The deterioration of the family : a law and economics perspective / Allen M. Parkman -- Community, family, and the social good : the psychological dynamics of procedural justice and social identification / Tom R. Tyler and Peter Degoey -- Social or individual orientation? : dilemmas in a post-communist world / Mati Heidmets -- Social networks and family violence in cross-cultural perspective / Jill E. Korbin -- Divorce and custody : the rights, needs, and obligations of mothers, fathers, and children / Eleanor E. Maccoby -- Epilogue : psychology, law, and the family / Ronald Roesch.
ISBN 0803231857
OCLC # 32838924
Table of Contents
 Introduction: Personal Satisfaction and the Welfare of Families, Communities, and Society / Gary B. Melton 
 Growing Up in a Socially Toxic Environment: Life for Children and Families in the 1990s / James Garbarino1
 The Deterioration of the Family: A Law and Economics Perspective / Allen M. Parkman21
 Community, Family, and the Social Good: The Psychological Dynamics of Procedural Justice and Social Identification / Tom R. Tyler, Peter Degoey53
 Social or Individual Orientation? Dilemmas in a Post-Communist World / Mati Heidmets93
 Social Networks and Family Violence in Cross-Cultural Perspective / Jill E. Korbin107
 Divorce and Custody: The Rights, Needs, and Obligations of Mothers, Fathers, and Children / Eleanor E. Maccoby135
 Epilogue: Psychology, Law, and the Family / Ronald Roesch173
 Subject Index187
 Author Index195

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