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Single-parent families

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Published by Greenhaven Press in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Single-parent families -- United States.,
    • Single mothers -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-106) and index.

      StatementKarin L. Swisher, book editor.
      SeriesAt issue, At issue (San Diego, Calif.)
      ContributionsSwisher, Karin, 1966-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ759.915 .S5 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination110 p. ;
      Number of Pages110
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL994972M
      ISBN 101565105443, 1565105435
      LC Control Number96033555

      Single-parent families face many problems in their daily lives. These problems include parenting, child care, chores, drop in the level of income, social life, and also the use of time.   The illustrations in this book are sweet and tender, as are its characters. This simple and profound piece of children’s literature is perfect for single-parent families, adoptive families, or any parents who wish to give their children more understanding.

      Learn about single parent strategies, and read stories from other single parents. Find out everything you need to know about parenting. Positive Discipline for Single Parents: Nurturing Cooperation, Respect, and Joy in Your Single Parent Family. Jane Nelsen, Cheryl Erwin & Carol Delzer, $ Completely revised and updated the 2nd edition of Positive Discipline for Single Parents delivers a .

      Previous research on single-parent families has largely focused on poverty. Single-parent families, particularly those headed by mothers, have a higher risk of poverty compared to coupled-parent or nonchild families (Ananat & Michaels, ; Lichter et al., ; Martin, ; McLanahan & Percheski, ; Musick & Mare, ). We had several goals in creating Focus on Single-Parent Families: Past, Present, and , recognizing that single-parent families are now a notable and apparently a permanent part of American family life, we wanted to produce an anthology of superior primary source materials covering single-parent families.


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