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ERIC Number: ED368473
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Pages: 169
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-919520-55-3
Profiling Canada's Families.
Vanier Inst. of the Family, Ottawa (Ontario).
This report identifies significant trends and forces affecting Canada's families and the changes they are undergoing. Following an introductory section, which discusses what families are and what they do, the report consists of 14 tables and 82 charts of family-related information accompanied by written explanations of the numbers and trends. Sidebars on most pages present quotations relevant to the information on that page. Topics covered include: (1) family numbers; (2) ethnic, religious, age, and gender makeup; (3) marriage, divorce, and birth rates; (4) career, economic, and child care issues; (5) gender roles; (6) family time management; and (7) family relationships. A closing section examines troubled families, in particular those where abuse is present. Contains 264 references. (MDM)
Vanier Institute of the Family, 120 Holland Avenue, Room 300, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada KOA 1A0 ($20 Canadian).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Vanier Inst. of the Family, Ottawa (Ontario).
Identifiers - Location: Canada