Marriages and Families: Intimacy, Diversity, and Strengths9th Edition
Since the first edition in 1994, Marriages and Families: Intimacy, Diversity, and Strengths has helped thousands of college students learn how to create and maintain enduring intimate relationships. Three distinctive themes of intimacy, marital and family strengths, and diversity are woven throughout the text, with the goal of integrating research, theory, and practical ideas to promote healthy and productive relationships.
Marriages and Families: Intimacy, Diversity and Strengths, 9e
CHAPTER 1: Perspectives on Intimate Relationships
CHAPTER 2: Cultural Diversity and Diversity in Family Structure: Family Strengths and Challenges
CHAPTER 3: Understanding Marriage and Family Dynamics
CHAPTER 4: Communication and Intimacy
CHAPTER 5: Conflict and Resolution
CHAPTER 6: Sexual Intimacy
CHAPTER 7: Gender Roles and Power in the Family
CHAPTER 8: Managing Economic Resources
CHAPTER 9: Friendship, Love, Intimacy, and Singlehood
CHAPTER 10: Dating, Mate Selection, and Living Together
CHAPTER 11: Marriage: Building a Strong Foundation
CHAPTER 12: Parenthood: Joys and Challenges
CHAPTER 13: Midlife and Older Couples
CHAPTER 14: Stress, Abuse, and Family Problems
CHAPTER 15: Divorce, Single-Parent Families, and Stepfamilies
CHAPTER 16: Strengthening Marriages and Families Worldwide
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