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ERIC Number: EJ374688
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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The Future of the American Family: A Dialectical Account.
Farber, Bernard
Journal of Family Issues, v8 n4 p431-33 Dec 1987
Explains system of "orderly replacement," in which traditional elements of the social structure foster an endogamous family life, and "permanent availability," in which one is permanently available for another marriage, regardless of one's current marital status. Considers implications of American society's movement toward permanent availability. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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