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eText: 
ISBN-10 0205867545ISBN-13 9780205867547
Print: 
ISBN-10 0205845304ISBN-13 9780205845309
Author(s): Mary Ann Schwartz; BarBara Marliene Scott
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2013 Pages: 624
Description

Examines personal belief systems and societal views

Marriages and Families: Diversity and Change, 7th edition, challenges students to examine their personal belief systems and societal views.

Using an engaging narrative and sociological approach, the text integrates race, class, and gender into the discussion of family experiences.  It guides students to make informed choices and decisions about their own marriage, family, and intimate relationships.

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  • Improve Critical Thinking – “What Will You Learn” learning objectives open each chapter and help to guide students through the material they can expect to master in each chapter. 

  • Engage Students – Contemporary stories about real people helps students connect to the material.

  • Explore Theory – Using a sociological and feminist perspective, the authors encourage students to apply the sociological imagination and marriage and family theories to their everyday lives.

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