|Jane Ribbens McCarthy||The Open University|
|Rosalind Edwards||University of Southampton|
|© 2011||256 pages||SAGE Publications Ltd|
This book's individual entries introduce, explain and contextualise key topics within the study of family lives. Definitions, summaries and key words are developed throughout with careful cross-referencing allowing students to move effortlessly between core ideas and themes. .
Each entry provides:
• Clear definitions
• Lucid accounts of key issues
• Up-to-date suggestions for further reading
• Informative cross-referencing
Relevant, focused and accessible, this book will provide students with an indispensible guide to the central concepts of family studies.