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ISBN-13 9780205841981ISBN-10 0205841988
ISBN-10 0205710832ISBN-13 9780205710836
Author(s): Stephen A. Anderson; Ronald M. Sabatelli
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2011 Pages: 400

Using a family systems and a multigenerational, developmental framework, this text highlights the challenges faced by contemporary families as they move through the life course.

Family Interaction offers a comprehensive overview of the major conceptual models that are used to understand the patterns and interactional dynamics that operate in families. It provides readers with an overview of the basic tasks that all families must execute regardless of their particular composition or living situation and, at the same time, offers readers an appreciation of the variety and uniqueness in the ways in which each family develops its patterns of interaction.