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3 edition of Family Theories found in the catalog.

Family Theories

by James M. White

  • 176 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Sage Publications, Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family & Relationships,
  • Social work,
  • Sociology - Marriage & Family,
  • Family & Relationships / General,
  • General,
  • Sociology,
  • Family/Marriage

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8433809M
    ISBN 101412937477
    ISBN 109781412937474

    Family Theories: Foundations and Applications presents a comprehensive and accessible approach to the most current perspectives in the field of family theory. Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. About the Book. Over the years researchers have found the necessity to develop theories of behavior that are specific to family settings. These theories have been developed by people with a variety of areas of emphasis, from family therapists to /5(2).

    Advancing Family Theories gives students a precise notion of what a theory is and how theories work in research. The book not only looks at philosophical realms but also examines particular substantive theory to explain and predict family behaviors. Advancing Family Theories is an excellent supplement to Family Theories, Second Edition (SAGE Author: James M. White. Offering a diverse variety of perspectives, Exploring Family Theories, Third Edition, is a combined text/reader that integrates theory with research and each chapter, Suzanne R. Smith and Raeann R. Hamon present the history, scholarship, and critiques of one principal family theory in a concise manner.

    This list of types of systems theory gives an overview of different types of systems theory, which are mentioned in scientific book titles or articles. The following more than 40 types of systems theory are all explicitly named systems theory and represent a unique conceptual framework in a specific field of science.. Systems theory has been formalized since the s, and a long set . Family therapy is based on the belief that the family is a unique social system with its own structure and patterns of communication. These patterns are determined by many factors, including the parents’ beliefs and values, the personalities of all family members, and the influence of the extended family (grandparents, aunts, and uncles).


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His authored and co-authored book chapters include a chapter with R. Rodgers on family development in the Sourcebook of Family Theories & Methods (). He has served as Family Theories book for numerous journals in family relations and public health and is an Associate Editor for the Canadian Journal of Public Health, Journal of Comparative Family /5(14).

Family Theories: An Introduction by James M. White, Todd F. Martin, and new co-author Kari Adamsons provides an incisive, thorough primer to current theories of the family that balances the diversity and richness of a broad scope of scholarly work in a concise manner. This best-selling text draws upon eight major theoretical frameworks developed by key social scientists to Cited by: Family Theories: An Introduction by James M.

White, Todd F. Martin, and new co-author Kari Adamsons provides an incisive, thorough primer to current theories of the family that balances the diversity and richness of a broad scope of scholarly work in a concise manner.

This best-selling text draws upon eight major theoretical frameworks developed by key social scientists to. His authored and co-authored book chapters include a chapter with R. Rodgers on family development in the Sourcebook of Family Theories & Methods ().

He has served as referee for numerous journals in family relations and public health and is an Associate Editor for the Canadian Journal of Public Health, Journal of Comparative Family.

One Family’s Story: A Primer on Bowen Theory is available in single copies and at a discount for bulk purchases. Preface Bowen family systems theory is a theory of human behavior that views the family as an emotional unit and uses systems thinking to describe the complex interactions in.

I should preface this by saying Family Theories is an introductory level textbook for students of Systems Theory and Marriage and Family Therapy. The book is well thought-out and approachable.

Though guidance from a professor is necessary to truly understand the depth of the work, White and Klein have translated an over-abundance of information /5.

His authored and co-authored book chapters include a chapter with R. Rodgers on family development in the Sourcebook of Family Theories & Methods (). He has served as referee for numerous journals in family relations and public health and is an Associate Editor for the Canadian Journal of Public Health, Journal of Comparative Family Brand: SAGE Publications.

Advancing Family Theories is designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate courses on family theory, research, and methods. It is an excellent supplement to Family Theories, Third Edition (SAGE, ), or is effective on its own.

Family: Different Theories * * * Institution A relatively long-standing social arrangement, made up of a stable set of values, norms, attitudes, and behaviors that develop around a basic social need Family as a set of Norms (Meadow and Stacey): What counts as a family.

Family: Definitions Book’s Definition: Any sexually expressive or. This book is fantastic. It will become a standard for family studies.” Stephen T. Russell, University of Texas at Austin “A highly readable and informative account of the ideas behind theory, research, practice and everyday family life.

All you need to know about family theories housed in one engaging book!” Dr. Fiona Tasker, Birkbeck Brand: Wiley. Thus, an appropriate way to preface this book is to talk first of its roots, its beginnings.

In the mid s there emerged in some quarters the Origins We call this book on theoretical orientations and methodological strategies in family studies a sourcebook because it details the social and personal roots (i.e., sources) from which these 3/5.

Using the and decade-in-review issues of the Journal of Marriage and Family as a resource, the book addresses the most important topics impacting family studies research today. The introductory chapter, written by the editors, provides an overview of the role family theories have had on the field.

Family members are interconnected: Every person within a family has a role to play within the life of the family as a whole. Alteration or damage to one family member affects the entire family, for all are interconnected.

Family Systems theory's ecological view of the family makes it very different than conventional psychological theories. Abstract. This introductory chapter to the Sourcebook of Family Theories and Methods deals with the sociocultural and historical contexts of family theories and methods as they have developed in the twentieth century.

It also addresses the issues of what theory is, what are the bases for evaluating family theory, what are the goals of family theory, and how family scholars have Cited by: Offering a diverse variety of perspectives, Exploring Family Theories, Fourth Edition, is a combined text/reader that integrates theory with research and applications.

In each chapter, Suzanne R. Smith and Raeann R. Hamon present the history, scholarship, and critiques of one principal family theory in a concise manner. Numerous examples and illustrations augment.

Using the and decade-in-review issues of the Journal of Marriage and Family as a resource, the book addresses the most important topics impacting family studies research today.

The introductory chapter, written by the editors, provides an overview of the role family theories have had on the : Covering extensive marriage & family issues, the author of Exploring Family Theories 4th Edition () managed to write an exhaustive text on the subject matter of Social Science / Sociology / Marriage & Family and associated subjects.

If your book list includes the fourth edition of Exploring Family Theories for an enrolled marriage Price: $ Family systems theory is a theory of human behavior, developed by psychiatrist and professor Murray Bowen, that views the family as an emotional unit and examines the bonds and interactions (systems thinking) to describe the complex interactions in the unit, according to The Bowen Center for the Study of the Family.

The book not only looks at philosophical realms but also examines particular substantive theory to explain and predict family ing. "Building upon the success of two previous editions, the third edition of Family Theories: starts with an opening chapter restructured to offer a better guide for using theory to guide research and practice; introduces an eighth theoretical framework - functionalist theory; allow readers to see how postmodernism and feminism relate to the studies of families; and restores several.

The most commonly used family therapy theories are structural, strategic, intergenerational, systematic, and experiential.

Family therapy is used to approach issues among family members. The need for various techniques stems from the different types of problems, personalities, and situations that may occur, which often requires personalized treatment.Family Theories: Foundations and Applications presents a comprehensive and accessible approach to the most current perspectives in the field of family theory.

Integrates classic and contemporary writings on family theories Features compelling case studies drawn from the authors experiences working with thousands of students Represents an integrative use of .Despite the uncertainty, there have been attempts to identify and define certain aspects of grief.

In this ongoing series, we will explore the different theories that try to define grief. In this segment, we’ll cover some of the Family Systems Theory. To see the other theories we’ve covered so far, click on the links below.