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The family in contemporary society

the report of a group convened at the behest ofthe Archbishop of Canterbury with appended reports from the U.S.A., Canada, and India.

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Published by S.P.C.K in London .
Written in English

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  • Family.

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    ContributionsChurch of England Moral Welfare Council.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 229 p. ;
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19569685M

    ]'HE PATTERN OF THE FAMILY IN MODERN SOCIETY JOHN & ELIZABETH NEWSON Department of Psychology, University rf Nottingham The Editors regret that owing to ptvbh, ms of copyright regarding the muteria! in the papers b.v John attd Elizabeth Newson the full text of these papers camtot be published in this by: 1. Sociology of the family is a subfield of the subject of sociology, in which researchers and academics evaluate family structure as a social institution and unit of socialization from various sociological perspectives. It is usually included in the general education of tertiary curriculum, since it is usually an illustrative example of patterned social relations and group dynamics.


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