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The Resource American families : a multicultural reader, edited by Stephanie Coontz with Maya Parson and Gabrielle Raley

American families : a multicultural reader, edited by Stephanie Coontz with Maya Parson and Gabrielle Raley

Label
American families : a multicultural reader
Title
American families
Title remainder
a multicultural reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stephanie Coontz with Maya Parson and Gabrielle Raley
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.85/0973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ535
LC item number
.A583 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
American families : a multicultural reader, edited by Stephanie Coontz with Maya Parson and Gabrielle Raley
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0651/98006092-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [491]-499)
Contents
Introduction / Stephanie Coontz -- Pt. I. The American Tradition of Family Diversity. 1. Fictive Kin, Paper Sons, and Compadrazgo: Women of Color and the Struggle for Family Survival / Bonnie Thornton Dill. 2. Excerpts from Education for Extinction: American Indians and the Boarding School Experience, 1875-1928 / David Wallace Adams. 3. Interpreting the African Heritage in Afro-American Family Organization / Niara Sudarkasa. 4. Split Household, Small Producer, and Dual Wage Earner: An Analysis of Chinese-American Family Strategies / Evelyn Nakano Glenn. 5. Working-Class Families, 1870-1890 / Stephanie Coontz. 6. Excerpts from Becoming Mexican American: Ethnicity, Culture, and Identity in Chicano Los Angeles, 1900-1945 / George J. Sanchez. 7. Southern Diaspora: Origins of the Northern "Underclass" / Jacqueline Jones -- Pt. II. Integrating Race, Class, and Gender into Family Theory. 8. Family and Class in Contemporary America: Notes toward an Understanding of Ideology / Rayna Rapp. 9. Shifting the Center: Race, Class, and Feminist Theorizing about Motherhood / Patricia Hill Collins. 10. Toward a Unified Theory of Class, Race, and Gender / Karen Brodkin Sacks. 11. Social Science Theorizing for Latino Families in the Age of Diversity / Maxine Baca Zinn -- Pt. III. Working-Class and Inner-City Families under Economic Stress. 12. Poor Families in an Era of Urban Transformation: The "Underclass" Family in Myth and Reality / Thomas J. Sugrue. 13. No Good Choices: Teenage Childbearing, Concentrated Poverty, and Welfare Reform / Gabrielle Raley. 14. Excerpts from Families on the Fault Line: America's Working Class Speaks about the Family, the Economy, Race, and Ethnicity / Lillian B. Rubin -- Pt. IV. Globalization and Today's Immigrant Families. 15. Women and Children First: New Directions in Anti-immigrant Politics / Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo. 16. Global Exchange: The World Bank, "Welfare Reform," and the Global Trade in Filipina Workers / Grace Chang. 17. Migration and Vietnamese American Women: Remaking Ethnicity / Nazli Kibria -- Pt. V. Work-Family Issues. 18. Management by Stress: The Reorganization of Work Hits Home in the 1990s / Sarah Ryan. 19. Gender Displays and Men's Power: The "New Man" and the Mexican Immigrant Man / Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo and Michael A. Messner. 20. Child-Care Dilemmas in Contemporary Families / Tamara Anderson and Beth Vail -- Pt. VI. New Forms of Family Diversity. 21. Gay and Lesbian Families Are Here: All Our Families Are Queer: Let's Get Used to It! / Judith Stacey. 22. African American Lesbians: Issues in Couples Therapy / Beverly Greene and Nancy Boyd-Franklin. 23. Social Construction of Mary Beth Whitehead / Michelle Harrison. 24. Comment on Harrison: The Commodification of Motherhood / Barbara Katz Rothman. 25. Resolving "Other" Status: Identity Development of Biracial Individuals / Maria P. P. Root. 26. Use of African-American Family Structures and Functioning to Address the Challenges of European-American Postdivorce Families / Margaret Crosbie-Burnett and Edith A. Lewis -- Pt. VII. Recognizing Diversity, Encouraging Solidarity. 27. Poverty, Social Rights, and the Quality of Citizenship / Roger Lawson and William Julius Wilson. 28. The Case for a Race-Specific Policy / Stephen Steinberg. 29. The Family Values Fable / Judith Stacey -- Selected Bibliography of Recent Sources / Maya Parson
Control code
1849194
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxxiii, 501 p.
Isbn
9780415915748
Isbn Type
(PB : alk. paper)
Lccn
98006092
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm38527792
  • (OCoLC)38527792
Label
American families : a multicultural reader, edited by Stephanie Coontz with Maya Parson and Gabrielle Raley
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0651/98006092-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [491]-499)
Contents
Introduction / Stephanie Coontz -- Pt. I. The American Tradition of Family Diversity. 1. Fictive Kin, Paper Sons, and Compadrazgo: Women of Color and the Struggle for Family Survival / Bonnie Thornton Dill. 2. Excerpts from Education for Extinction: American Indians and the Boarding School Experience, 1875-1928 / David Wallace Adams. 3. Interpreting the African Heritage in Afro-American Family Organization / Niara Sudarkasa. 4. Split Household, Small Producer, and Dual Wage Earner: An Analysis of Chinese-American Family Strategies / Evelyn Nakano Glenn. 5. Working-Class Families, 1870-1890 / Stephanie Coontz. 6. Excerpts from Becoming Mexican American: Ethnicity, Culture, and Identity in Chicano Los Angeles, 1900-1945 / George J. Sanchez. 7. Southern Diaspora: Origins of the Northern "Underclass" / Jacqueline Jones -- Pt. II. Integrating Race, Class, and Gender into Family Theory. 8. Family and Class in Contemporary America: Notes toward an Understanding of Ideology / Rayna Rapp. 9. Shifting the Center: Race, Class, and Feminist Theorizing about Motherhood / Patricia Hill Collins. 10. Toward a Unified Theory of Class, Race, and Gender / Karen Brodkin Sacks. 11. Social Science Theorizing for Latino Families in the Age of Diversity / Maxine Baca Zinn -- Pt. III. Working-Class and Inner-City Families under Economic Stress. 12. Poor Families in an Era of Urban Transformation: The "Underclass" Family in Myth and Reality / Thomas J. Sugrue. 13. No Good Choices: Teenage Childbearing, Concentrated Poverty, and Welfare Reform / Gabrielle Raley. 14. Excerpts from Families on the Fault Line: America's Working Class Speaks about the Family, the Economy, Race, and Ethnicity / Lillian B. Rubin -- Pt. IV. Globalization and Today's Immigrant Families. 15. Women and Children First: New Directions in Anti-immigrant Politics / Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo. 16. Global Exchange: The World Bank, "Welfare Reform," and the Global Trade in Filipina Workers / Grace Chang. 17. Migration and Vietnamese American Women: Remaking Ethnicity / Nazli Kibria -- Pt. V. Work-Family Issues. 18. Management by Stress: The Reorganization of Work Hits Home in the 1990s / Sarah Ryan. 19. Gender Displays and Men's Power: The "New Man" and the Mexican Immigrant Man / Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo and Michael A. Messner. 20. Child-Care Dilemmas in Contemporary Families / Tamara Anderson and Beth Vail -- Pt. VI. New Forms of Family Diversity. 21. Gay and Lesbian Families Are Here: All Our Families Are Queer: Let's Get Used to It! / Judith Stacey. 22. African American Lesbians: Issues in Couples Therapy / Beverly Greene and Nancy Boyd-Franklin. 23. Social Construction of Mary Beth Whitehead / Michelle Harrison. 24. Comment on Harrison: The Commodification of Motherhood / Barbara Katz Rothman. 25. Resolving "Other" Status: Identity Development of Biracial Individuals / Maria P. P. Root. 26. Use of African-American Family Structures and Functioning to Address the Challenges of European-American Postdivorce Families / Margaret Crosbie-Burnett and Edith A. Lewis -- Pt. VII. Recognizing Diversity, Encouraging Solidarity. 27. Poverty, Social Rights, and the Quality of Citizenship / Roger Lawson and William Julius Wilson. 28. The Case for a Race-Specific Policy / Stephen Steinberg. 29. The Family Values Fable / Judith Stacey -- Selected Bibliography of Recent Sources / Maya Parson
Control code
1849194
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxxiii, 501 p.
Isbn
9780415915748
Isbn Type
(PB : alk. paper)
Lccn
98006092
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm38527792
  • (OCoLC)38527792

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