ERIC Number: ED037518
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Urbanization and the Family: 1968 Conference Proceedings of the North Carolina Family Life Council, Inc.
Garner, Kate B., Ed.; Gottschall, Andrew W., Jr., Ed.
The keynote address discusses "Politics and the American Family.""The Changing North Carolina Family," the topic of the second address, discusses population, families, marriage and divorce, births and deaths, economic situation, education, and welfare. Fifteen statistical tables are appended to this address. "Family Trends in North Carolina" and "Urbanization and Changing Family Styles" describe urbanization and the family in human history, urbanization and the family in the machine age, and new family styles and their implications. The 1966-67 executive director of the President's National Advisory Commission on Rural Poverty, Dr. C. Bishop, discusses some of the commission's findings and recommendations. A panel discussion of "The Family and the Communications Industry" and a final address on "Emerging Trends in the American Family" complete the conference proceedings. (JM)
Descriptors: Economic Factors, Educational Background, Family Characteristics, Family Environment, Family Life, Family (Sociological Unit), Marital Instability, Mass Media, Population Trends, Poverty, Rural Family, Socioeconomic Status, Urbanization
Behavioral Sciences Center, Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Wake Forest Univ., Winston-Salem, N.C. 27103 ($1.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Carolina Family Life Council, Inc., Greensboro.
Identifiers: National Advisory Commission on Rural Poverty; North Carolina