In this paradigm-shifting volume, Allan C. Carlson identifies four distinct cycles of strength and weakness in the American family system which have occurred in remarkably consistent fifty-year swings in the United States since colonial times. The distinctly American family model identified by the author includes early and nearly universal marriage, high fertility, close attention to parental responsibilities, complementary gender roles, meaningful intergenerational bonds, and relative stability.
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|Size: ||3.3 MB|
|Publisher: ||Transaction Publishers|
|Date published: || 2016|
|ISBN: ||2370007491681 (DRM-PDF)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|