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- St. Martin's Press 2013; US$ 8.99
Amidst the pain and upheaval of divorce is a chance to grow and begin again. This unique book offers comfort, commiseration, and comic relief. Contributors range from celebrities to novelists, therapists, the Bible, and many others. more...
- Princeton University Press 2013; US$ 29.95
The 1950s religious boom was organized around the male-breadwinner lifestyle in the burgeoning postwar suburbs. But since the 1950s, family life has been fundamentally reconfigured in the United States. How do religion and family fit together today? This book examines how religious congregations in America have responded to changes in family structure,... more...
- Addicus Books 2013; US$ 6.99
Providing accurate and objective information to help make the right decisions during a divorce in New Jersey, this guide provides answers to 360 queries such as What is the mediation process in New Jersey and is it required? How quickly can one get a divorce? Who decides who gets the cars, the pets, and the house? What actions might influence child... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 99.95
Drawing on rich interview material and adopting a life history approach, this book examines the agency of women living in insecure and uncertain conflict situations. It explores the effects of the Israeli policy of closure against Gaza and the resulting humanitarian crisis in relation to gender relations and gender subjectivity. With attention to the... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2013; US$ 68.99
The past thirty years have seen an explosion of interest in Greek and Roman social history, particularly studies of women and the family. Until recently these studies did not focus especially on children and childhood, but considered children in the larger context of family continuity and inter-family relationships, or legal issues like legitimacy,... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 90.00
Informal folk narrative genres such as gossip, advice, rumor, and urban legends provide a unique window into popular formations of AIDS and gender conflict in Africa. The first book on the subject to draw primarily on such narratives, this book shows how they provide rich insights into the struggles of people living in an era of social upheaval. more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 119.95
This book places childbirth in early-modern England within a wider network of social institutions and relationships. Starting with illegitimacy - the violation of the marital norm - it proceeds through marriage to the wider gender-order and so to the ceremony of childbirth, the popular ritual through which women collectively controlled... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2013; US$ 154.95
Through the use of a wide variety of methodological and theoretical perspectives, the family scholars in this volume provide considerable insight into the ways in which families are changing, adapting, and evolving. With research studies from around the world it is intended to provide a more global understanding of family change. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 105.00
Engaging with feminist focussed studies of development, this edited collection places the household at the centre of understandings of the gendered nature of economic development in Asia. more...
- St. Martin's Press 2013; US$ 26.99
Maria Shriver, Kim Kardashian, Stevie Wonder, Britney Spears . . . Who do they have in common? Top LA divorce lawyer Laura Wasser. If anyone ever had a platform to write a divorce book for today's generation, it's Laura Wasser. She has been practicing in her field for nearly twenty years, represented many of the country?s top celebrities and... more...