ERIC Number: EJ386745
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
The Context and Consequences of Family Change.
Mancini, Jay A.; Orthner, Dennis K.
Family Relations, v37 n4 p363-66 Oct 1988
Discusses family and social change issues as they pertain to family therapists, educators, and researchers. Issues discussed involve conceptualizations of family, competing models of family life, new footings and values, family nostalgia, the myth of self-sufficiency, micro versus macro approaches to families, and Pollyannas versus doomsayers. Conclusions center around intervention roles and responsibilities of family professionals. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A