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ERIC Number: EJ328893
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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The American Family: What Does It Look Like? How Does It Act?
Fuller, Mary Lou
PTA Today, v11 n3 p5-6 Dec-Jan 1985-86
Figures from the 1980 census show that the all-American family (husband, at-home wife, and two children) represented only 11 percent of all households. In 1985, the percentage dropped to seven percent. This article highlights the characteristics of contemporary families and briefly reviews research on families that are happy. (MT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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