The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Families

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Families

Editor(s): Jacqueline Scott, Judith Treas, Martin Richards

Print ISBN: 9780631221586

Online ISBN: 9780470999004

DOI: 10.1002/9780470999004


"I would recommend this book strongly. The social sciences in general, and the study of family in particular, permeate much of academic life nowadays… Most academic libraries are therefore likely to find eager users for this book."
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"This is a classic handbook providing a considerable number of original essays written by experts in the field on a wide variety of issues. The strengths of the volume lie in its multi-dimensional approach to the knowledge of the dynamics which modify family life in a globalizing world."

"This authoritative volume shows why studying social change in families is fundamental for understanding the transformations in individual and social life, across the globe." Family Therapy