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Fragile families and the marriage agenda

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Springer , New York, NY
StatementLori Kowaleski-Jones, Nicholas H. Wolfinger, editors.
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LC ClassificationsHQ
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Paginationxvi, 238 p. :
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Open LibraryOL22710777M
ISBN 100387258841

From the reviews: "Kowaleski-Jones and Wolfinger gather nine papers that discuss unmarried and single-parent families, which they collectively call a ~fragile familiesa (TM) a ] and in doing so expose both the science as well as a number of additional flawed assumptions that underlie the marriage agenda.

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This book is divided up into sections covering legal and theoretical perspectives, causes and consequences of offspring wellbeing, and the aspect of father's importance to the "fragile families. The proposed volume will explore issues related to fragile families from many different perspectives on the causes and consequences of this issue.

This book is divided up into sections covering legal and theoretical perspectives, causes and consequences of offspring wellbeing, and the aspect of father’s importance to the "fragile families".

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Fragile families and the marriage agenda / Sara S. McLanahan --Marrying for America / Dawne Moon and Jaye Cee Whitehead --Teen childbearing and public policy / Brent C. Miller, Rayna A. Sage and Bryan Winward --Fragile families and family law --Lynn D.

Wardle --Family structure and child well-being: the role of parental social connections. Fragile Families Co-PI Sara McLanahan received the Population Association of America's Robert J.

Lapham Award at this year's annual meeting. The Robert J. Lapham Award recognizes members of PAA who contributed to the population profession through the application of demographic knowledge to policy issues.

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Springer, Boston, MACited by: Some social sciences contend that marriage is the solution to many of the problems associated with single-parent families. This book is divided into sections covering legal and theoretical perspectives, causes and consequences of offspring wellbeing, and the aspect of father’s importance to “fragile families.” Read more or purchase here.

Understanding the Divorce Cycle Growing up in a divorced family leads to a variety of difficulties for He is the co-editor of the book Fragile Families and the Marriage Agenda. He has published widely in journals such as Demography, Social Forces, and JournalofFamilyIssues.

He is the recipient of the University of Utah’sFile Size: KB. The Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study (FFCWS) is a longitudinal birth cohort study of American children in urban areas, run by Princeton University and Columbia University with the University of uses a stratified random sample technique and an oversample of non-marital births.

Baseline data collection ran from –, with interviews with both biological parents. Wolfinger is the author or editor of four books, Understanding the Divorce Cycle: The Children of Divorce in Their Own Marriages (), Fragile Families and the Marriage Agenda (), Do Babies Matter. Gender and Family in the Ivory Tower (), and, Soul Mates: Religion, Sex, Children, and Marriage among African Americans and Latinos ().

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Fragile Families and the Marriage Agenda Kowaleski-Jones, L. (Ed), Wolfinger, N. (Ed) () Many people see government involvement in family policy as a response to popular concerns that the American family is in a state of crisis.

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Over the next year, the Church will celebrate three major events dedicated to marriage and the family. Next month will bring the highly anticipated Extraordinary Synod, followed by next year’s Ordinary Synod, and then finally the World Meeting of Families next October in Philadelphia.

In light of these events, now is the time to read 5 Must-Read Books on Marriage and the Family Read More». (shelved 25 times as marriage-and-family) avg rating —ratings — published   2. Marriage and Family: The Evolutionary Ecological Context, by Bobbi S.

Low 3. Gender Lens on Marriage, by Paula England 4. Institutional, Companionate, and Individualistic Marriage: A Social Psychological Perspective on Marital Change, by Paul R. Amato Part II. Contemporary Families 5. Nicholas Wolfinger is an Associate Professer at the University of Utah. He is the co-editor of the book Fragile Families and the Marriage Agenda.

He has published widely in journals such as Demography, Social Forces and the Journal of Family Issues. He is the recipient of the University of Utah Superior Research Award, This book explores issues related to fragile families from many different perspectives, looking particularly at the causes and consequences of this issue.

Some social sciences contend that marriage is the solution to many of the problems associated with single-parent families. Event Summary W. Bradford Wilcox and Nicholas H.

Wolfinger’s new book, “Soul Mates: Religion, Sex, Love, and Marriage among African Americans and Latinos” (Oxford University Press,   Nicholas Wolfinger is an Associate Professer at the University of Utah.

He is the co-editor of the book Fragile Families and the Marriage Agenda. He has published widely in journals such as Demography, Social Forces and the Journal of Family Issues. He is the recipient of the University of Utah's Superior Research Award,   Gender and Family in the Ivory Tower (with Mary Ann Mason and Marc Goulden); and Fragile Families and the Marriage Agenda (edited, with Lori Kowaleski-Jones).

Join the IFS Mailing List Sign up for our mailing list to receive ongoing updates from IFS. Assessing Policies to Promote Marriage among Fragile Families," manuscript prepared for the MacArthur Foundation Network on the Family and the Economy Meeting, Evanston, Illinois, Novem   Gender and Family in the Ivory Tower (with Mary Ann Mason and Marc Goulden); and Fragile Families and the Marriage Agenda (edited, with Lori Kowaleski-Jones).

Note again that the NSFG is a cross-sectional survey, which means that all respondent information was collected at a. The rise of fragile families—families that begin when a child is born outside of marriage—is one of the nation’s most vexing social problems.

In the first place, these families suffer high Author: Elisabeth Donahue. Version of the State of Our Unions pdf in its entirety ARTICLES The President’s Marriage Agenda for the Forgotten Sixty Percent Elizabeth Marquardt, David Blankenhorn, Robert I.

Lerman, Linda Malone-Colón, and W. Bradford Wilcox The middle class is threatened by the fracturing of marriage. FRAGILE FAMILIES AND THE MARRIAGE AGENDA edited by Lori Kowaleski-Jones and Nicholas H.

Wolfinger GROWING UP WITH A SINGLE PARENT by Saran McLanahan and Gary Sandefur MARRIAGE IN MEN’S LIVES by. "Fragile families"—unmarried parents who struggle emotionally and financially—are one of the primary targets of the Healthy Marriage Initiative, a federal policy that has funded marriage education programs in nearly every state.

Fatherhood as a transformative process: unexpected successes among high risk fathers (Chapter 9 of Fragile families and the marriage agenda.) Publication Year: A Fragile Marriage book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Start by marking “A Fragile Marriage” as Want to Read: 3 1/2 Stars ~ Annie and Josh had met each other two years ago while their families were vacationing in Greece. Annie was sure Josh's feelings for her ran deeper than just affection, but then /5. Fragile Families Publication Search.

This Publications Database displays forthcoming and published journal articles, working papers (unpublished works-in-progress), and book and book chapters using the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study data as a primary source.

The Collapse of Marriage and the Rise of Welfare Dependence. I give Dr. Horn credit for putting on the agenda is the marriage education approach. when we look at the Fragile Families.See generally Sara S.

McLanahan, Fragile Families and the Marriage Agenda, in FRAGILE FAMILIES AND THE MARRIAGE AGENDA 1 (Lori Kowaleski-Jones & Nicholas H.

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