Family in Transition (17th Edition)
|Rating||:||4.38 (646 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||504 Pages|
"Good but a difficult read" according to F. Lena. This book has a collaboration of authors and the writing style varies greatly from one chapter to the next. Some are very difficult to read and can turn an interesting topic into a snooze fest.Overall it is a very good book that looks at different points of view (i.e., conservative, liberal, feminist). I couldn't rate it that high though because it was difficult to read.. great book I am currently using this book this semester Fall 09 and it a great book, it deals with todays issue affecting the family. It addressess the family in transition during different stages and views alternate sides of the family.. Dr. John Laughlin said Clear and Comprehensible. Ana excellent text book on the subject of what is happening to modern families.
In 1996 he was honored by John Jay College of Criminal Justice as their Criminal Justice Educator of the Year.. He is also Claire Clements Dean’s Professor emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley, where he was Chair of the Center for the Study of Law and Society. He was Director of the Task Force on Violent Protest and Confrontation of the National Commission on the Causes and Prevention of Violence, Washington, D.C. In 1997, he completed a three year term as Chair
In recent years, she helped to organize a monthly Family Policy Seminar at Berkeley, and co-edited the book that grew out of the seminar: All Our Families: New Policies for a New Century. He has written many books and articles and has received numerous grants, honors and awards in recognition of his research and scholarship. About the AuthorArlene Skolnick, Ph.D., is a Visiting Scholar at the sociology department at New York University, and a consultant to the Families and Work Institute. More recently, Professor Skolnick has been studying the sources and impact of job stress on the families of police officers. These include the August Vollmer award of the American Society of Criminology; awards for distinguished schola
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