ERIC Number: ED254488
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Australian Family Research Conference Proceedings (Canberra, Australia, November 23-25, 1983). Volume VI: Family Life.
Institute of Family Studies, Melbourne (Australia).
Family life is the focus of this sixth volume in a series containing the proceedings of the 1983 Australian Family Research Conference. The papers are organized under two major sections: Children and Families and Family Environments. Papers and authors included are: "Family Conflict and Child Competence" (Gay Ochiltree and Paul Amato), "Me in My Family: A Comparative Study of Young Children's Descriptions of Their Intra-Family Interactions" (Lorraine Riach), "Neighbourhood Quality and Child Adjustment" (A. Burns and R. Homel), "The Effects of Children on Family Life in New Zealand and Australia" (Anne Meade, Margaret Rosemergy, and Raylee Johnston), "A Comparison of Attitudes to Childrearing of Parents of Handicapped and Non-Handicapped Children" (Roger J. Rees), "The Impact of Changing Patterns of Family Living Including Unemployment on Identity Formation in Late Adolescence" (Betsy Wearing and Deirdre James), "The Contribution of Longitudinal Studies to Family Research" (Ken Fogelman), "Women Workers on Roster: Some Implications for Family Life" (Hilary Rumley), "Living on the Land: Family Decision Making and Farm Production" (Russel A. Craig and Ann K. Killen), and "Cohabitation and Marriage: Family Environments in Formal and Informal Contexts" (Sotirios Sarantakos). (RM)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Child Rearing, Children, Comparative Analysis, Decision Making, Disabilities, Employed Women, Family Life, Family Problems, Family Relationship, Family (Sociological Unit), Farmers, Foreign Countries, Longitudinal Studies, Marriage, Neighborhoods, Nuclear Family, Parent Attitudes, Self Concept, Social Change, Social Science Research, Unemployment
Institute of Family Studies, 766 Elizabeth St., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3000 ($8.00 each; $50 for seven volumes).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute of Family Studies, Melbourne (Australia).
Identifiers - Location: Australia; New Zealand