Understanding family policy [electronic resource] :theories & applications / Shirley L. Zimmerman.
By: Zimmerman, Shirley.Material type: BookPublisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, c1995Edition: 2nd ed.Description: 1 online resource (viii, 287 p.).ISBN: 9781452247632 (electronic bk.); 1452247633 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Family policy -- United States | Family policy | Gezinspolitiek | Overheidsbeleid | Sociale stelsels | Familienpolitik | USA | FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Alternative Family | FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Reference | Family policy | United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.DDC classification: 306.85/0973 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-266) and indexes.
Definitions, trends, and models -- Policy frameworks: converting perceptions of family problems into policies and programs for families -- Family frameworks: tools for conceptualizing family well-being -- Putting it all back together.
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This 2nd edition continues to provide the conceptual framework, which enables students and professionals to examine and analyze government policies and their impact on the family. New features include: new theoretical frameworks and their applications; an update of the recent history of family policy; a reinforcement of the link between theory and the everyday life experiences people have with the policy process; and study questions and a glossary.
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