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Family transformed : religion, values, and society in American life /

Other Authors: Tipton, Steven M., Witte, John, 1959-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, c2005.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : no place like home /
  • Steven M. Tipton and John Witte, Jr.
  • 1.
  • Marriage in the matrix of habit and history /
  • Robert N. Bellah
  • 2.
  • The biology of family values : reproductive strategies of our fellow primates /
  • Frans B. M. de Waal and Amy S. Pollick
  • 3.
  • Sex, marriage, and family life : the teachings of nature /
  • Stephen J. Pope
  • 4.
  • The family as contested terrain /
  • Robert Wuthnow
  • 5.
  • An economic perspective on sex, marriage, and the family in the contemporary United States /
  • Robert T. Michael
  • 6.
  • The family in trouble : since when? for whom? /
  • Claude S. Fischer and Michael Hout
  • 7.
  • Marriage and responsible fatherhood : the social science case and thoughts about a theological case /
  • Linda J. Waite and William J. Doherty
  • 8.
  • The changing pathway to marriage : trends in dating, first unions, and marriage among young adults /
  • Barbara Dafoe Whitehead
  • 9.
  • American middle-class families : class, social reproduction, and ritual /
  • Bradd Shore
  • 10.
  • The heart of the matter : the family as the site of fundamental ethical struggle /
  • Jean Bethke Elshtain
  • 11.
  • Inside the preindustrial household : the rule of men and the rights of women and children in late medieval and reformation Europe /
  • Steven Ozment
  • 12.
  • Retrieving and reconstructing law, religion, and marriage in the western tradition /
  • John Witte, Jr.
  • 13.
  • The world situation of families : marriage reformation as a cultural work /
  • Don S. Browning
  • Epilogue : it takes a society to raise a family /
  • Robert N. Bellah.