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Rebuilding the nest : a new commitment to the American family

edited by David Blankenhorn, Steven Bayme, Jean Bethke Elshtain.
  • Milwaukee, WI : Family Service America, ©1990.
  • xv, 264 pages : illustrations; 23 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • Conditions : is the family in decline?. American family dilemmas / David Blankenhorn ; Discovering what families do / Urie Bronfenbrenner ; Family decline in America / David Popenoe ; Are Americans underinvesting in children? / Victor R. Fuchs
  • Causes : what are American family values?. Family time, family values / Mark Mellman, Edward Lazarus, & Allan Rivlin ; The family in transition / Dennis K. Orther ; The family and civic life / Jean Bethke Elshtain ; A Christian view of the family / Gilbert Meilaender ; The Jewish family in American culture / Steven Bayme ; Individualism in family law / Bruce C. Hafen ; The loss of moral turf : mass media and family values / Lynette Friedrich Cofer & Robin Smith Jacobvitz
  • Solutions : what is the family agenda for the 1990s?. Good news? : the private sector and win-win scenarios / Sylvia Ann Hewlett ; The invasion of the money world / Robert N. Bellah ; An agenda for the 1990s : supporting families / Edward F. Zigler & Elizabeth P. Gilman ; Conclusion : family values and policies in the 1990s / David Blankenhorn, Steven Bayme, & Jean Bethke Elshtain.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 0873042425
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 90044116 //r91
  • OCLC: 22239670