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Title The new family? / edited by Elizabeth B. Silva and Carol Smart.
Imprint London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage, 1999.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HQ518 .N46 1999    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HQ518 .N46 1999    AVAILABLE  
Subject Families.
Family policy.
Work and family.
Alt Name Silva, Elizabeth Bortolaia.
Smart, Carol.
Description viii, 177 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [159]-173) and index.
ISBN 076195855X
0761958568 (pbk.)
OCLC # 40510350
Table of Contents
 Contributors 
1The 'New' Practices and Politics of Family Life / Elizabeth B. Silva, Carol Smart1
2Risk and Family Practices: Accounting for Change and Fluidity in Family Life / David H. J. Morgan13
3Resourcing the Family: Gendered Claims and Obligations and Issues of Explanation / Sarah Irwin31
4Transforming Housewifery: Dispositions, Practices and Technologies / Elizabeth B. Silva46
5A Passion for 'Sameness'?: Sexuality and Gender Accountability / Gillian A. Dunne66
6Everyday Experiments: Narratives of Non-heterosexual Relationships / Jeffrey Weeks, Catherine Donovan, Brian Heaphy83
7The 'New' Parenthood: Fathers and Mothers after Divorce / Carol Smart100
8Generational Ties in the 'New' Family: Changing Contexts for Traditional Obligations / Joanna Bornat, Brian Dimmock, David Jones115
9Brothers and Sisters, Uncles and Aunts: A Lateral Perspective on Caribbean Families / Mary Chamberlain129
10Reconsidering Children and Childhood: Sociological and Policy Perspectives / Julia Brannen143
 Bibliography159
 Index174


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