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ERIC Number: EJ458875
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0192-513X
Familial Caretaking: A Middle-Range Definition of Family in the Context of Social Policy.
Bould, Sally
Journal of Family Issues, v14 n1 p133-51 Mar 1993
Develops theme of rethinking family as social form by positing overall approach that suggests development of various specific definitions of "family," each suitable for empirical or theoretical exploration of set of family issues. Development of one example, familial caretaking, definition of family for use in context of social policy, is provided to illustrate potential effectiveness of this approach. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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