ebooks and download videos Search All  Title  Author 
Home / Nonfiction / Social Science

Transitions: The Family and the Life Course in Historical Perspective

| £60.78 | €68.36 | Ca$98.61 | Au$97.32
by Tamara K. Hareven
What is this?DRM-PDF | by download   add to wish list
Transitions: The Family and the Life Course in Historical Perspective by Tamara K. Hareven

Transitions: The Family and the Life Course in Historical Perspective covers a life-course analysis in relation to history and the application of the approach to a common data set for late 19th-century American communities in Essex County, Massachusetts. The book discusses the life-course development in relation to historical change; the historical changes in age configurations along the life course; and the use of demographic scaffolding for analyzing family behavior and life-course transitions. The text also describes models of economic behavior to the historical patterns; the choices that individuals and families make in the timing of different life-course transitions; and the scheduling of life-course transitions. Marriage; children's entry into and exit from school; patterns of women's entry into the labor force; and the affect on household structure of transitions into old age are also considered. Historians, sociologists, and demographers will find the book invaluable.

To view this DRM protected ebook on your desktop or laptop you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed. It is a free software. We also strongly recommend that you sign up for an AdobeID at the Adobe website. For more details please see FAQ 1&2. To view this ebook on an iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device you will need the Adobe Digital Editions app, or BlueFire Reader or Txtr app. These are free, too. For more details see this article.

SHARE  Share by Email  Share on Facebook  Share on Twitter  Share on Linked In  Share on Delicious
or call in the US toll free 1-888-866-9150 product ID: 654566

Ebook Details
Pages: 336
Size: 38.2 MB
Publisher: Academic Press
Date published:   2013
ISBN: 9781483218069 (DRM-PDF)

DRM Settings
Read Aloud:  not allowed

This product is listed in the following category:

Nonfiction > Social Science

This author has products in the following categories:

Nonfiction > Business & Economics > Industries > Textile Industry
Nonfiction > Technology > Textiles & Polymers
Nonfiction > History > United States > State & Local > New England
Nonfiction > Social Science
Nonfiction > History > United States > 19th Century

If you find anything wrong with this product listing, perhaps the description is wrong, the author is incorrect, or it is listed in the wrong category, then please contact us. We will promptly address your feedback.

Submit 5 page SummaryWhat is this?

© 2016