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Product Description: Love’s Uncertainty explores the hopes and anxieties of urban, middle-class parents in contemporary China. Combining long-term ethnographic research with textual analyses of popular child-rearing manuals, television dramas, and government documents, Teresa Kuan bears witness to the dilemmas of ordinary Chinese parents, who struggle to reconcile new definitions of good parenting with the reality of limited resources...read more
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9780520283480 | Univ of California Pr, February 27, 2015, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Love’s Uncertainty explores the hopes and anxieties of urban, middle-class parents in contemporary China.

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9780520283503 | Univ of California Pr, February 27, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Love’s Uncertainty explores the hopes and anxieties of urban, middle-class parents in contemporary China.

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Product Description: This reader-friendly text presents the essentials of statistics with an applied approach. Author Joseph Healey helps readers develop skills for statistical literacy, emphasizing computational competence and the ability to read social science literature with greater comprehension...read more
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9781305093836 | 4th edition (Cengage Learning, February 20, 2015), cover price $178.95 | About this edition: This reader-friendly text presents the essentials of statistics with an applied approach.
9781111829568 | 3 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 30, 2012), cover price $178.95 | About this edition: Healey's practical, easy-to-follow book explains the basics of statistics, emphasizing practical application and skill development rather than complicated math.
9780495601432 | 2 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, March 13, 2009), cover price $195.95 | About this edition: Don't worry; you don't need a lot of math to ace statistics.
9780495601470 | 2 stg edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, March 13, 2009), cover price $84.95 | About this edition: Prepared by Dawn Baunach at Georgia State University, the study guide includes learning objectives, chapter summaries, detailed chapter outlines as well as practice tests which consist of multiple choice questions, work problems and SPSS or MicroCase work problems.
9780495009757 | 1 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, August 1, 2006), cover price $121.95 | About this edition: Don't worry; you donÂ't need a lot of math to ace statistics.

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Product Description: The meaning of citizenship and the way that it is expressed by an individual varies with age, develops over time, and is often learned by interacting with members of other generations. In Generations: Rethinking Age and Citizenship, editor Richard Marback presents contributions that explore this temporal dimension of membership in political communities through a variety of rich disciplinary perspectives...read more
By John W. Hink (contributor)
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9780814340806 | Wayne State Univ Pr, February 15, 2015, cover price $31.99 | About this edition: The meaning of citizenship and the way that it is expressed by an individual varies with age, develops over time, and is often learned by interacting with members of other generations.

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Product Description: Addressing the significance of the pet in the Victorian period, this book examines the role played by the domestic pet in delineating relations for each member of the "natural" family home. Flegel explores the pet in relation to the couple at the head of the house, to the children who make up the family’s dependents, and to the common familial "outcasts" who populate Victorian literature and culture: the orphan, the spinster, the bachelor, and the same-sex couple...read more
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9781138832831 | Routledge, February 10, 2015, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Addressing the significance of the pet in the Victorian period, this book examines the role played by the domestic pet in delineating relations for each member of the "natural" family home.

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Product Description: The definitive anthology of wisdom and wit about one of life’s most complex, intriguing, and personal subjects.When and whom do you marry? How do you keep a spouse content? Do all engaged couples get cold feet? How cold is so cold that you should pivot and flee? Where and how do children fit in? Is infidelity always wrong? In this volume, you won’t find a single answer to your questions about marriage; you will find hundreds...read more
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9781439169650, titled "The Marriage Book: Centuries of Advice, Inspiration, and Cautionary Tales from Adam and Eve to Zoloft" | Simon & Schuster, May 12, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The definitive anthology of wisdom and wit about one of life’s most complex, intriguing, and personal subjects.

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Product Description: ​This book describes a new model for clinical work with couples, Socio-Emotional Relationship Therapy (SERT). SERT intervenes in sociocultural processes that interfere with couples experiencing mutually supportive relationships...read more
By Sarah K. Samman (editor)
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9783319133973 | Springer Verlag, March 9, 2015, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: ​This book describes a new model for clinical work with couples, Socio-Emotional Relationship Therapy (SERT).

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Product Description: In 2013, the New York City Public Health Department placed public service announcements on trains and buses and at transportation stops that showed photos of frowning or crying children saying such things as “I’m twice as likely not to graduate high school because you had me as a teen” and “Honestly, Mom … Chances are he won’t stay with you...read more
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9780520283411 | Univ of California Pr, February 6, 2015, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: In 2013, the New York City Public Health Department placed public service announcements on trains and buses and at transportation stops that showed photos of frowning or crying children saying such things as “I’m twice as likely not to graduate high school because you had me as a teen” and “Honestly, Mom … Chances are he won’t stay with you.

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9780520283428 | Univ of California Pr, February 6, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In 2013, the New York City Public Health Department placed public service announcements on trains and buses and at transportation stops that showed photos of frowning or crying children saying such things as “I’m twice as likely not to graduate high school because you had me as a teen” and “Honestly, Mom … Chances are he won’t stay with you.

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Product Description: This book explores the regulation of intimate relationships today. Its raw materials are fascinating and sometimes salacious. Addressing questions ranging from whether a virgin can be a party to adultery, to whether a man can be a wife, each chapter deals with a theme of conjugality...read more
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9780230120051 | 2 revised edition (Palgrave Macmillan, April 16, 2015), cover price $42.00 | About this edition: This book explores the regulation of intimate relationships today.

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9780199364428 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 3, 2015, cover price $99.00

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9780199364435 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 3, 2015, cover price $24.95

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By Aviad Raz (editor)
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9781782384922 | Berghahn Books, January 31, 2015, cover price $90.00

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Product Description: Although family values are frequently lamented for being in decline, our society continues to be structured around the nuclear family. The Anti-Social Family dissects the network of household, kinship and sexual relations that constitute the family form in advanced capitalist societies...read more
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9781781687598 | Verso Books, January 27, 2015, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Although family values are frequently lamented for being in decline, our society continues to be structured around the nuclear family.

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Product Description: A fresh collection of original essays by leading scholars that explores how families operate in everyday life.Families As They Really Are, Second Edition, gets to the heart of the family values debate by re-framing the question about families from “Are they breaking down?” to “Where are they going, how, and why?” Written by an interdisciplinary community of experts who study and work with families, the essays in this book draw on the latest social science research and clinical expertise...read more
By Virginia Rutter (editor)
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9780393937671 | 2 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, January 15, 2015), cover price $51.15 | About this edition: A fresh collection of original essays by leading scholars that explores how families operate in everyday life.

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Product Description: Award-winning journalist Jennifer Senior tries to tackle the issue of the effects of children on their parents, isolating and analyzing the many ways in which children reshape their parents' lives, whether it's their marriages, their jobs, their habits, their hobbies, their friendships, or their internal senses of self...read more
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9780062072245 | Reprint edition (Ecco Pr, January 20, 2015), cover price $15.99 | also contains All Joy and No Fun: The Paradox of Modern Parenthood | About this edition: Award-winning journalist Jennifer Senior tries to tackle the issue of the effects of children on their parents, isolating and analyzing the many ways in which children reshape their parents' lives, whether it's their marriages, their jobs, their habits, their hobbies, their friendships, or their internal senses of self.

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9781482991376 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, January 28, 2014), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: [Read by the author -- Jennifer Senior]Thousands of books have examined the effects of parents on their children.

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Product Description: This text presents field-tested assessments and interventions for evidence-informed child welfare practice. Chapters include contributions from social workers in a variety of social welfare settings and cover key issues such as substance abuse, child maltreatment, parent training, and preventative services in child welfare work...read more
By Marvin D. Feit (editor)
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9783319120447 | Springer Verlag, January 14, 2015, cover price $79.99 | About this edition: This text presents field-tested assessments and interventions for evidence-informed child welfare practice.

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Product Description: This Brief provides perspectives on bringing together elements of learning and community approaches for promoting overall wellbeing. Drawing on experiences of authors from across Asia, Europe, and North America, cases are presented to illustrate both policy and application of adult learning, child wellbeing, community integration and learning, as well as intergenerational cooperation...read more
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9783319124384 | Springer Verlag, February 14, 2015, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: This Brief provides perspectives on bringing together elements of learning and community approaches for promoting overall wellbeing.

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Product Description: In this book Chris Jenks looks at what the ways in which we construct our image of childhood can tell us about ourselves. After a general discussion of the social construction of childhood, the book is structured around three examples of the way the image of the child is played out in society: the history of childhood from medieval times through the enlightenment 'discovery' of childhood to the present the mythology and reality of child abuse and society's response to it the 'death' of childhood in cases such as the James Bulger murder in which the child itself becomes the perpetrator of evil...read more
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9780415341660 | 2 edition (Routledge, October 30, 2005), cover price $185.00 | About this edition: In this book Chris Jenks looks at what the ways in which we construct our image of childhood can tell us about ourselves.
9780415120135 | Routledge, August 1, 1996, cover price $174.00 | About this edition: The sociology of childhood has a relatively short history, yet it has grown as an area of academic and policy interest in recent years.

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9781138858480 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, January 7, 2015), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: In this book Chris Jenks looks at what the ways in which we construct our image of childhood can tell us about ourselves.
9780415341677 | 2 edition (Routledge, October 30, 2005), cover price $51.95 | About this edition: In this book Chris Jenks looks at what the ways in which we construct our image of childhood can tell us about ourselves.
9780415120142 | Routledge, August 1, 1996, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The sociology of childhood has a relatively short history, yet it has grown as an area of academic and policy interest in recent years.

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Product Description: The Protestant Orphan Society, founded in Dublin in 1828, managed a carefully-regulated boarding-out and apprenticeship scheme. This book examines its origins, its forward-thinking policies, and particularly its investment in children's health, the part women played in the charity, opposition to its work and the development of local Protestant Orphan Societies...read more
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9780719088841 | Manchester Univ Pr, January 6, 2015, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: The Protestant Orphan Society, founded in Dublin in 1828, managed a carefully-regulated boarding-out and apprenticeship scheme.

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Product Description: A straightforward, comprehensive, and approachable guide to research as practiced by social scientists, the Fourteenth Edition of this "gold-standard" book gives readers the tools they need to apply research concepts practically, as both a researcher and a consumer...read more
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9781305633582 | 14 lslf edition (Cengage Learning, January 2, 2015), cover price $167.00 | About this edition: A straightforward, comprehensive, and approachable guide to research as practiced by social scientists, the Fourteenth Edition of this "gold-standard" book gives readers the tools they need to apply research concepts practically, as both a researcher and a consumer.
9781133049791 | 13 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2012), cover price $230.95 | About this edition: A straightforward, comprehensive, and approachable guide to research as practiced by social scientists, the Thirteenth Edition of Babbie's "gold-standard" text gives you the tools you need to apply research concepts practically, as both a researcher and a consumer.
9780495598411 | 12 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, February 6, 2009), cover price $252.95 | About this edition: Known as the gold standard of research methods texts, THE PRACTICE OF SOCIAL RESEARCH, 12th Edtion, is a comprehensive, straightforward introduction to the field of research as practiced by social scientists.
9780495093251 | 11 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, February 3, 2006), cover price $157.95 | About this edition: This thorough revision of Babbie's standard-setting book for the course (known as the "Bible of social research methods") offers students a comprehensive, straightforward introduction to the field of research methods as practiced by sociologists and other social scientists.

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9781305104945 | 14 edition (Cengage Learning, January 1, 2015), cover price $239.95 | About this edition: A straightforward, comprehensive, and approachable guide to research as practiced by social scientists, the Fourteenth Edition of this "gold-standard" book gives readers the tools they need to apply research concepts practically, as both a researcher and a consumer.
9781428817142 | 10th edition (Academic Internet Pub Inc, December 31, 2006), cover price $29.95

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9780534504984 | 8 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 1998), cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Covers all the major methods of social research.

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Product Description: Built on the idea that the right choice is an informed choice, Knox and Schacht's CHOICES IN RELATIONSHIPS equips readers with the knowledge and confidence they need to make wise decisions for a lifetime of positive relationships...read more
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9781305094444 | 12 edition (Cengage Learning, January 1, 2015), cover price $248.95 | About this edition: Built on the idea that the right choice is an informed choice, Knox and Schacht's CHOICES IN RELATIONSHIPS equips readers with the knowledge and confidence they need to make wise decisions for a lifetime of positive relationships.
9781111833220 | 11 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2012), cover price $239.95 | About this edition: Built on the idea that the right choice is an informed choice, Knox and Schacht's CHOICES IN RELATIONSHIPS equips you with the knowledge and confidence you need to make wise decisions for a lifetime of positive relationships.

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9781111839505 | 11 unbnd edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2012), cover price $152.95 | About this edition: Built on the idea that the right choice is an informed choice, Knox and Schacht's CHOICES IN RELATIONSHIPS equips you with the knowledge and confidence you need to make wise decisions for a lifetime of positive relationships.

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Product Description: Packed with the most recent and relevant articles in the field, CONSTRUCTIONS OF DEVIANCE: SOCIAL POWER, CONTEXT, AND INTERACTION, Eighth Edition, shows readers how to apply the concepts and theories of deviance to the world around them...read more
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9781111186371 | 7 student edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, February 9, 2011), cover price $166.95 | About this edition: Packed with the most recent and relevant articles in the field, CONSTRUCTIONS OF DEVIANCE: SOCIAL POWER, CONTEXT, AND INTERACTION, Seventh Edition, shows you how to apply the concepts and theories of deviance to the world around you.
9780495504290 | 6 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 4, 2008), cover price $176.95 | About this edition: Packed with the most recent and relevant articles in the field, CONSTRUCTIONS OF DEVIANCE: SOCIAL POWER, CONTEXT, AND INTERACTION, Sixth Edition, shows you how to apply the concepts and theories of deviance to the world around you.
9781428815612 | 4th edition (Academic Internet Pub Inc, December 31, 2006), cover price $29.95
9780495003724 | 5th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, April 29, 2005), cover price $104.95 | About this edition: This text is the industry standard for publishing the most recent and relevant articles in the field of deviance, by demonstrating to students how the concepts and theories of deviance can be applied to the world around them.
9780534539122 | Wadsworth Pub Co, July 1, 1999, cover price $63.95 | About this edition: This text is the industry standard for publishing the most recent and relevant articles in the field.
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Product Description: Literature that explored female homosexuality flourished in late nineteenth-century France. Poets, novelists, and pornographers, whether Symbolists, Realists, or Decadents, were all part of this literary moment. In Sapphic Fathers, Gretchen Schultz explores how these male writers and their readers took lesbianism as a cipher for apprehensions about sex and gender during a time of social and political upheaval...read more
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9781442646728 | Univ of Toronto Pr, December 31, 2014, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Literature that explored female homosexuality flourished in late nineteenth-century France.

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Product Description: Masculinities and Place bring together an impressive range of high-profile and emerging researchers to consolidate and expand new domains of interest in the geographies of men and masculinities. It is structured around key and emerging themes within recently completed and on-going research about the intersections between men, masculinities and place...read more
By Peter Hopkins (contributor)
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9781472409799 | Ashgate Pub Co, December 28, 2014, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Masculinities and Place bring together an impressive range of high-profile and emerging researchers to consolidate and expand new domains of interest in the geographies of men and masculinities.

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Product Description: This comparative study of European time transfers reveals the full extent of transfers in the form of unpaid work and highlights the existence of important gender differences in household time production. A large quantity of goods and services are produced by household members for their own consumption, without involving market transactions...read more
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9789401795906 | Springer Verlag, January 14, 2015, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: This comparative study of European time transfers reveals the full extent of transfers in the form of unpaid work and highlights the existence of important gender differences in household time production.

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Product Description: Appropriate as supplemental reading for courses in Social Policy and Social Studies that examine the role of parenting in society. The subject of lone mothers is a controversial and highly topical social and political issue. This unique core text examines the key issues in the debate, and assesses their impact on the UK and other countries in a comprehensive and accessible way...read more
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9781138837096, titled "Lone Parent Families: Gender, Class and State" | Routledge, October 20, 2014, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Appropriate as supplemental reading for courses in Social Policy and Social Studies that examine the role of parenting in society.

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9780582287617 | Taylor & Francis, November 1, 2001, cover price $90.95 | About this edition: Appropriate as supplemental reading for courses in Social Policy and Social Studies that examine the role of parenting in society.

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Product Description: Why are we attracted to some people and not to others? Are first impressions accurate? Why do some romantic relationships succeed while others fail? Are our romantic choices influenced by evolution?In tackling questions like these, The Social Psychology of Attraction and Romantic Relationships reviews the theory and research behind this fascinating area...read more
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9781137324825 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 19, 2014, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: Why are we attracted to some people and not to others?

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