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Advancing family theories, James M. White

Label
Advancing family theories
Title
Advancing family theories
Statement of responsibility
James M. White
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores two contemporary theories of the family-rational choice theory & transition theory that illuminate what differing theories reveal about families. The book also discusses how meta-theories can assist in refining theory, & offers insight on the 'understanding versus explanation' debate
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
White, James M.
Dewey number
306.85/01
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HQ728
LC item number
.W52 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Families
  • Sociology
  • Sociology
  • Famille
  • Famille
  • Sociologie
  • Sociologie
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • Families
  • Families
  • Sociology
  • Sociology
  • Sociologie de la famille
  • Famille
  • Philosophie
  • Sociologie
  • Méthodologie de recherche
Label
Advancing family theories, James M. White
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-185) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Family theory and social science -- Science and its critics -- Theory, models, and metaphors -- Function and types of theory -- Rational choice and the family -- Transition theory -- Theory, research, and meta-theory -- Theory and human values -- Conclusion : theories as tools for studying families
Control code
808376166
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 201 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781452229744
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781452263038
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808376166
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Advancing family theories, James M. White
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-185) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Family theory and social science -- Science and its critics -- Theory, models, and metaphors -- Function and types of theory -- Rational choice and the family -- Transition theory -- Theory, research, and meta-theory -- Theory and human values -- Conclusion : theories as tools for studying families
Control code
808376166
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 201 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781452229744
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781452263038
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808376166
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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