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Since the first edition in 1994, Marriages and Families: Intimacy, Diversity, and Strengths has helped thousands of college students learn how to create and maintain enduring intimate relationships. Three distinctive themes of intimacy, marital and family strengths, and diversity are woven throughout the text, with the goal of integrating research, theory, and practical ideas to promote healthy and productive relationships.Instructors and students can now access their course content through the Connect digital learning platform by purchasing either standalone Connect access or a bundle of print and Connect access. McGraw-Hill Connect® is a subscription-based learning service accessible online through your personal computer or tablet. Choose this option if your instructor will require Connect to be used in the course. Your subscription to Connect includes the following:• SmartBook® - an adaptive digital version of the course textbook that personalizes your reading experience based on how well you are learning the content.• Access to your instructor’s homework assignments, quizzes, syllabus, notes, reminders, and other important files for the course.• Progress dashboards that quickly show how you are performing on your assignments and tips for improvement.• The option to purchase (for a small fee) a print version of the book. This binder-ready, loose-leaf version includes free shipping.Complete system requirements to use Connect can be found here: http://www.mheducation.com/highered/platforms/connect/training-support-students.html

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9781259449406, titled "Marriages and Families: Intimacy, Diversity, and Strengths" | 8 psc edition (McGraw-Hill, April 25, 2016), cover price $70.00
9781259249594, titled "Marriages and Families: Intimacy, Diversity and Strengths" | 8 lslf edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, December 24, 2013), cover price $186.40 | About this edition: Since the first edition in 1994, Marriages and Families: Intimacy, Diversity, and Strengths has helped thousands of college students learn how to create and maintain enduring intimate relationships.
9780078026928 | 8 edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, September 23, 2013), cover price $248.50 | About this edition: Since the first edition in 1994, Marriages and Families: Intimacy, Diversity, and Strengths has helped thousands of college students learn how to create and maintain enduring intimate relationships.

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9780077518530, titled "Marriages & Families: Intimacy, Diversity and Strengths" | 7 unbnd edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, May 9, 2011), cover price $160.50 | About this edition: 7th Edition Loose Leaf Book by Olson, David, DeFrain, John, Skogrand, Linda

The new edition of COUNSELING TODAY'S FAMILIES is thoroughly revised and updated continuing to use systems-based approach to understanding, assessing, and counseling a variety of today's families. The authors examine current family structures and living arrangements, detail common problem areas from a family systems perspective, and offer intervention guidelines for working effectively with varying family types. Cultural considerations, gender issues, and social context are included for each family pattern to ensure that the coverage in the text does indeed offer a realistic view of families today.

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9780534367114 | 4th edition (Brooks/Cole Pub Co, February 1, 2001), cover price $220.95 | About this edition: The new edition of COUNSELING TODAY'S FAMILIES is thoroughly revised and updated continuing to use systems-based approach to understanding, assessing, and counseling a variety of today's families.
9789990123753 | 4th edition (Thomson Learning, February 1, 2001), cover price $0.02
9780534346553 | Brooks/Cole Pub Co, August 1, 1997, cover price $64.95 | About this edition: In this thorough revision of their practical, carefully researched book, the Goldenbergs focus on "doing" family therapy with different types of families, including single-parent-led families, blended families, cohabiting heterosexual couples, gay and lesbian couples, dual-career families, and ethnically diverse minority families.
9780534205263 | 2 edition (Brooks/Cole Pub Co, March 1, 1994), cover price $49.95
9780571106714, titled "Bananas in Pajamas: A Guide to Popular Misconceptions" | Faber & Faber, June 1, 1976, cover price $3.95 | also contains Bananas in Pajamas: A Guide to Popular Misconceptions
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Product Description: While iconic popular images celebrated family life during the 1950s and 1960s, American families were simultaneously regarded as potentially menacing sources of social disruption. The history of family therapy makes the complicated power of the family at midcentury vividly apparent...read more

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9780801451416 | Cornell Univ Pr, February 19, 2013, cover price $75.95 | About this edition: While iconic popular images celebrated family life during the 1950s and 1960s, American families were simultaneously regarded as potentially menacing sources of social disruption.

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9780801478215 | Cornell Univ Pr, February 19, 2013, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: While iconic popular images celebrated family life during the 1950s and 1960s, American families were simultaneously regarded as potentially menacing sources of social disruption.

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Product Description: “Simple solutions for survival in this family-unfriendly culture…Eye-opening…heart-wrenching and uplifting.”—San Francisco Chronicle Even more resonant today than at its original publication in 1996, The Shelter of Each Other traces the effects of our society’s “anti-family” way of life, where parents are overtaxed, children are undersupervised, and technology is rapidly dictating how we interact...read more

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9781594483721 | Riverhead Books, November 14, 2008, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: “Simple solutions for survival in this family-unfriendly culture…Eye-opening…heart-wrenching and uplifting.

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Product Description: Many feel bombarded by images and experiences of broken families. This is not how God intended families to be! So often we examine the traits of unhealthy families, but Gary Chapman paints a biblical portrait of what a loving, stable family looks like...read more

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9780133781342, titled "Efficient Electric Motor Systems Handbook" | Fairmont Pr, May 1, 1995, cover price $72.00 | also contains Efficient Electric Motor Systems Handbook, The Family You've Always Wanted: Five Ways You Can Make It Happen

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9780802472984 | Northfield Pub, September 1, 2008, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Many feel bombarded by images and experiences of broken families.

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Product Description: Follow a family therapist’s narrative diary as he documents the process of working with the Salazars, as they explore each stage of their relationship-from courtship through the departure of the children from the home.   This unique casebook provides an in-depth, personal account from the counselor’s perspective, while also looking at the personal viewpoints of family members...read more

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9780205611072 | 2 edition (Prentice Hall, June 1, 2008), cover price $77.40 | About this edition: Follow a family therapist’s narrative diary as he documents the process of working with the Salazars, as they explore each stage of their relationship-from courtship through the departure of the children from the home.
9780205284122 | Rev sub edition (Allyn & Bacon, July 1, 1998), cover price $80.80 | About this edition: Often recounted in a clinical manner from a therapist's perspective, the story of family therapy is many times viewed in an academic, theoretical context.

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9780078111570 | 7 edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, November 2, 2010), cover price $213.75
9780073380049 | 6 edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, November 16, 2007), cover price $151.95

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Product Description: A closer look at your patient’s family situation can help you develop a more effective treatment planFamily Behavioral Issues in Health and Illness is a basic but thorough introduction to the impact family dynamics can have on a person’s health...read more

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9780789029430 | 1 edition (Routledge, April 30, 2006), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: A closer look at your patient’s family situation can help you develop a more effective treatment planFamily Behavioral Issues in Health and Illness is a basic but thorough introduction to the impact family dynamics can have on a person’s health.

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9780789029447 | 1 edition (Routledge, April 30, 2006), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A closer look at your patient’s family situation can help you develop a more effective treatment planFamily Behavioral Issues in Health and Illness is a basic but thorough introduction to the impact family dynamics can have on a person’s health.

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Based on extensive research about what makes families happy, a groundbreaking plan uses six simple steps for transforming an unhappy home into one of joy and peace, focusing on how each individual family member sets the household mood. Original. 15,000 first printing.

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9781592853083 | Hazelden, February 1, 2006, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Based on extensive research about what makes families happy, a groundbreaking plan uses six simple steps for transforming an unhappy home into one of joy and peace, focusing on how each individual family member sets the household mood.

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Product Description: When someone says, at a holiday dinner table, “Oh, those Lawrence cousins lose control all the time,” or the Davises always had more talent than luck,” you can be sure there’s a lesson being passed along, from one generation to another...read more

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9780812912555 | Times Books, April 1, 1988, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Elizabeth Stone interviewed more than 100 people of all ages and ethnic backgrounds and asked them to recount stories from their own family histories.

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9780765805881 | Transaction Pub, May 31, 2004, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: When someone says, at a holiday dinner table, “Oh, those Lawrence cousins lose control all the time,” or the Davises always had more talent than luck,” you can be sure there’s a lesson being passed along, from one generation to another.
9780140119770 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, May 1, 1989), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Drawing on numerous interviews and stories based on her own family, the author interprets the private language and mythology that develops among family members, how they originate, and what role they play in family identity

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Product Description: Why do some families survive stressful situations while others fall apart? Can a family′s beliefs and values be used as a predictor of vulnerability to stress? And most importantly, can family stress be prevented? In this Second Edition, Pauline Boss continues to explore both the larger context surrounding families and stress and the inner context, which includes perceptions and meanings...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780803973893 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns, November 1, 2001), cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Why do some families survive stressful situations while others fall apart?

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9780803973909 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns, November 1, 2001), cover price $81.00 | About this edition: Why do some families survive stressful situations while others fall apart?

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Product Description: Why do some families survive stressful situations while others fall apart? Can a family’s beliefs and values be used as a predictor of vulnerability to stress? And most importantly, can family stress be prevented?The

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9781452270005 | 3 edition (Sage Pubns, August 30, 2016), cover price $89.00 | About this edition: Why do some families survive stressful situations while others fall apart?

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Product Description: Are you prepared to deliver effective services to a wide range of families and family situations?Diverse Families, Competent Families provides human service professionals with a portrait of the real lives and practical challenges of our nation's families as they face a new millennium...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Janet F. Gillespie (editor) and Judy Primavera (editor)

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9780789007971 | Routledge, March 1, 2001, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Are you prepared to deliver effective services to a wide range of families and family situations?

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Product Description: Are you prepared to deliver effective services to a wide range of families and family situations?Diverse Families, Competent Families provides human service professionals with a portrait of the real lives and practical challenges of our nation's families as they face a new millennium...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Janet F. Gillespie (editor) and Judy Primavera (editor)

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9780789008305 | Routledge, March 1, 2001, cover price $48.95 | About this edition: Are you prepared to deliver effective services to a wide range of families and family situations?

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Product Description: Olson and DeFrain, professors of family social science at the Universities of Minnesota and Nebraska-Lincoln, respectively, use abundant personal stories, student activities, an emphasis on diversity, and a focus on couple and family strengths, rather than solely problems, to increase the accessibility of this undergraduate level text...read more

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9780767414456 | Pck edition (Mayfield Pub Co, September 1, 2000), cover price $77.20 | About this edition: Olson and DeFrain, professors of family social science at the Universities of Minnesota and Nebraska-Lincoln, respectively, use abundant personal stories, student activities, an emphasis on diversity, and a focus on couple and family strengths, rather than solely problems, to increase the accessibility of this undergraduate level text.
9780767414470 | 3 edition (Mayfield Pub Co, October 1, 1999), cover price $106.50 | About this edition: Book by Olson, David H.
9781559346566 | 2 sub edition (Mayfield Pub Co, December 1, 1996), cover price $77.20 | About this edition: Olson and DeFrain, professors of family social science at the Universities of Minnesota and Nebraska-Lincoln, respectively, use abundant personal stories, student activities, an emphasis on diversity, and a focus on couple and family strengths, rather than solely problems, to increase the accessibility of this undergraduate level text.
9781559340946 | Mayfield Pub Co, January 1, 1994, cover price $80.95 | About this edition: This book looks at the strengths and diversities of married and family life.

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Product Description: We've all heard about dysfunctional families. Their struggles are the topic of TV shows, best-selling books, and popular magazines. Everyday something else that parents or children do is labeled 'dysfunctional.' Are the world's problems destined to become our own? How can we make sure we are part of the solution - not the problem? According to respected marriage counselor Gary Chapman, we can still make the dream of loving families come true...read more

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9781881273929 | Northfield Pub, July 1, 1998, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: We've all heard about dysfunctional families.

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Product Description: Is divorce a catastrophe for children? Do single parents have trouble establishing authority in their homes? Do boys have a harder time adjusting than girls? Based on a unique longitudinal study of 100 divorcing families with school-age children, this book argues that popular images of divorce including those shared by many psychologists are too individualistic, too negative, and too universalizing about an experience that can be very different for men and women, parents and children, and different kinds of families...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781572302358 | Guilford Pubn, August 1, 1997, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Is divorce a catastrophe for children?

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Using the stories of families both rich and poor, angry and despairing, the author of Reviving Ophelia looks at the problems facing America's families today and how we can change the ways we are living to stop these problems. Reprint. Tour.

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9780399141447 | Putnam Pub Group, April 1, 1996, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Examines the impact of modern culture on the family, discussing the changing roles of parents and their effects and offering advice on how to rebuild family institutions and values

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9780345406033 | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, April 1, 1997), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Examines the impact of modern culture on the family, discussing the changing roles of parents and offering advice on how to rebuild family institutions and values

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9780553476958 | Bantam Audio, May 1, 1996, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Examines the impact of contemporary psychology, technology, and the media on the family, and discusses the changing roles of parents and how to rebuild family institutions and values.

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Analyzes the structure of families, examines the unexpresssed rules used to raise children, and discusses family violence, child abuse, and dysfunctional families (view table of contents)

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9781558744271 | Revised edition (Hci, November 1, 1996), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Analyzes the structure of families, examines the unexpresssed rules used to raise children, and discusses family violence, child abuse, and dysfunctional families

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Product Description: How do divorced and intact families differ? Is there a link between parental divorce and child adjustment? How do parents and children in divorced families interact differently from those in intact families? Offering insights on these and other questions, the contributors begin by presenting a model of the impact parental divorce has on child development...read more
By Ronald L. Simons (editor)

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9780803951624 | Sage Pubns, June 19, 1996, cover price $57.00 | About this edition: How do divorced and intact families differ?

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Product Description: How do divorced and intact families differ? Is there a link between parental divorce and child adjustment? How do parents and children in divorced families interact differently from those in intact families? Offering insights on these and other questions, the contributors begin by presenting a model of the impact parental divorce has on child development...read more
By Ronald L. Simons (editor)

Hardcover:

9780803951617 | Sage Pubns, June 24, 1996, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: How do divorced and intact families differ?

Tells how to understand the behavior of family members, and discusses patterns of rigidity, dependence, argumentativeness, withdrawal, and indulgence

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9780842371742 | Tyndale House Pub, July 1, 1996, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: Tells how to understand the behavior of family members, and discusses patterns of rigidity, dependence, argumentativeness, withdrawal, and indulgence

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