Family Problems

Cover of Family Problems
SubtitleStress, Risk, and Resilience
Release Date2014-11-17
Editor(s)Joyce A. Arditti
SummaryFamily Problems: Stress, Risk, and Resilience presents an interdisciplinary collection of original essays that push the boundaries of family science to reflect the increasingly diverse complexity of family concerns in the modern world.
  • Represents the most up-to-date family problem research while addressing such contemporary issues as parental incarceration, same sex marriage, health care disparities, and welfare reform
  • Features brief chapter introductions that provide context and direction to guide the student to the heart of what’s important in the piece that follows
  • Includes critical thinking questions to enhance the utility of the book for classroom use
  • Responds to family problem issues through the lens of a social justice perspective