Contemporary Parenting and Parenthood: From News Headlines to New Research

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Michelle Y. Janningeditor

Michelle Y. Janning, PhD, is professor of sociology at Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington, and board member of the Council on Contemporary Families. She is author of The Stuff of Family Life: How Our Homes Reflect Our Lives.

Contemporary Parenting and Parenthood: From News Headlines to New Research

20181130

Praeger

Pages 368
Topics Current Events and Issues

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Contemporary Parenting and Parenthood: From News Headlines to New Research

Author(s): Michelle Y. Janning
Contributors: Janning, Michelle;
Abstract:

Headlines from news sources are combined with the latest and best social science research to offer scholars, practitioners, and parents a much-needed source for understanding contemporary American parenthood.


• Includes up-to-date research on parenting topics covered in news stories

• Incorporates the expertise of editor Michelle Janning, an award-winning teacher and leader in national organizations dedicated to family studies

• Helps to clarify parenting debates through sociological inquiry, instead of giving advice on how to parent

• Serves multiple audiences, including students and practitioners in professions working with parent-child relationships, scholars looking for the best new research in the field of parenting and parenthood, and parents who want to understand the larger context in which they operate on a daily basis

• Offers a range of viewpoints on parenting issues in a clearly organized format

Editor(s): Janning, Michelle;
SortTitle: contemporary parenting and parenthood: from news headlines to new research
Keyword(s): Current Events and Issues
Author Info:
Michelle Y. Janningeditor

Michelle Y. Janning, PhD, is professor of sociology at Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington, and board member of the Council on Contemporary Families. She is author of The Stuff of Family Life: How Our Homes Reflect Our Lives.

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Print ISBN-13: 9781440855924
Imprint: Praeger
Pages: 368
Publication Date: 20181130