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Diversity in single-parent families

working from strength
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Single-parent families -- Services for -- United States., Social work with single parents -- United St

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StatementCathryne L. Schmitz and Susan Steiger Tebb, editors.
ContributionsSchmitz, Cathryne L., 1946-, Tebb, Susan Steiger, 1945-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV699 .D54 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3679792M
ISBN 100925065811
LC Control Number2003022551
OCLC/WorldCa53223602

Diversity in Single-Parent Families: Working from Strength is designed to fill gaps in current literature. The book presents strength-based service delivery options for single-parent families, which have been under-represented in literature and research.

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The only state-of-the-art compendium on the topic of single parent families available today, the book synthesizes empirical, theoretical, and contemporary literature about the diversity, myths, and realities of single parent families in western countries. Single Parent Families: Diversity, Myths and Realities (Marriage & Family Review) [Marvin B Sussman, Shirley Hanson, Marsha L.

Heims, Doris J. Julian] on dam-projects.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Here is a comprehensive source of vital information on single parent families in contemporary society.

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This book analyzes literature and empirical research concerning single parent families Cited by: Single Parent Families: Diversity, Myths and Realities (Marriage & Family Review) - Kindle edition by Marvin B Sussman, Shirley Hanson, Marsha L.

Heims, Doris J. Julian. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Single Parent Families: Diversity, Myths and Realities (Marriage & Family Review).Manufacturer: Routledge.

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This book features adoptive families, stepfamilies, two-mom and two-dad families and single-parent families. The Great Big Book of Families by Mary Hoffman. Ros Asquith’s detailed. Jun 07,  · Many children's books feature two-parent families—and while it's important to introduce your child to all kinds of families, for single parents, having your own collection of great books about single-parent families can be a wonderful thing.

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Schmitz and Susan Steiger Tebb --American Indian and Alaskan native single parents / Linda Anderson [and others] --Counseling Asian American Pacific American single-parent families / Viqui E.

Claravall --Latino/a single. Get this from a library. Single parent families: diversity, myths, and realities. [Shirley M H Hanson;] -- Here is a comprehensive source of vital information on single parent families in contemporary society.

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This book explores a myriad of families and validating each and every one is accepted/5(). Single parents are those who raise children without the help of the other biological parent in the home.

Single-parent families are determined by the sex of the "primary carer," responsible for the children the majority of the time, and they can be either mother-only or father-only families. Single parent families are disproportionately poor; overall, 28% of families with children and a female head-of-household and no husband and 13% of families with children and a male head-of-household and no wife lived below the poverty level in (U.S.

Bureau of the Census, ). Have fun with the kids, moms, dads and pets in this delightful book that celebrates LGBTQ families as it teaches young children the alphabet. The Great Big Book of Families by Mary Hoffman, illustrated by Ros Asquith.

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Diversity, Myths and Realities. Single Parent Families. DOI link for Single Parent Families. Single Parent Families book. Diversity, Myths and Realities. By Marvin B Sussman, Shirley Hanson.

Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 12 May Pub. location New York. Imprint dam-projects.com: Marvin B Sussman, Shirley Hanson. Diversity in Single-Parent Families | Diversity in Single-Parent Families: Working from Strength is designed to fill gaps in current literature.

The book presents strength-based service delivery options for single-parent families, which have been under-represented in literature and research. Families All Matter Book Project is a literature-based elementary school project about family diversity published by aMaze, a Minneapolis based nonprofit group of teachers and parents.

The curriculum is easy to use, with annotated lists of children's books by subject accompanied by creative activities and a. The number of single-parent families with dependent children has tripled from 2% of British households in to 7% in There are now approximately million single-parent families in Britain, making up about 23% of all families.

A third of all British Black families are headed by a never married woman. We highlight picture books and chapter books that celebrate and inform us about human diversity including learning disabilities, physical disabilities, allergies, single parent families, interracial families, same sex parents, aging, death and more.

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Single-parent families face many problems in their daily lives. These problems include parenting, child care, chores, drop in the level of income, social life, and also the use of time.

Jan 10,  · Although families are at the centre of this book, diverse family representation is explored through the illustrations, not the text. Instead, the story focuses on the one thing that truly makes a. The Family Book by Todd Parr.

In this book, the author celebrates all types of families in a funny, reassuring manner. He includes diverse family structures like adoptive families, step-families, single-parent families, two-mom and two-dad families, and families with both a mom and a dad.

Whoever You Are by Mem Fox. This beautifully illustrated. We are all part of a family. Families are configured in different ways with many factors affecting them: divorce, adoption, remarriage, ethnic diversity, grandparents as primary care givers, single parents, foster care, etc.

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Monday is One Day shows young readers that it is not easy to go to work especially when earning a living means spending time away from.

Major changes are taking place in western families which affect the way professionals interact with families. Drawing on a multidisciplinary team of scholars, this book presents a synthesis of the demographic, theoretical, and research data on the various permutations of the single parent family.

Topics include economics, single custodial or noncustodial parenting, single parenting by Cited by: The organization of the book is excellent and the writing of high quality. Scholars and students alike will find the book a valuable resource." --Alan Booth, Penn State University "Marilyn Coleman and Larry Ganong have produced a comprehensive handbook exploring the changes and challenges confronting contemporary families.

Books for kids with LGBT parents These books specifically depict our families, either in the story, in the illustrations, or with photographs. All titles can be ordered online at dam-projects.com Books for Children Ages A Family Counting Book Bobbie Combs paperback Ages Diversity, Myths and Realities, Single Parent Families, Shirley Hanson, Marvin B Sussman, Routledge.

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and it’s important that we shed light on and recognize the diversity of American families today. If we continue to overlook their experiences, it will be difficult to better understand them and create more inclusive policies.

Leah Plunkett shares some.This nonjudgmental, inclusive, and far-reaching text focuses on the diverse patterns of family structure prevalent in our society today. Family Diversity presents empirical research on the internal dynamics, social environments, support factors, prevalence of discrimination, and common stereotypes that account for the issues surrounding current family relations.The book teaches children that there are all types of families in this world and what makes a parent is someone who loves, teaches, sings, laughs and is devoted to their child.

Raising You Alone by Warren Hanson This is an essential book for any single parent family.