By David W. Shwalb,Ziarat Hossain
Grandparents in Cultural Context supplies a protracted past due worldwide view of the altering roles of grandparents. The 11 major chapters are through specialists within the Americas, Europe and Russia, Asia, and Africa and the center East, and the editors combine their chapters with past writings on grandparenthood. instead of technical or statistical learn reviews, each one bankruptcy presents a thought-provoking and accomplished evaluation of study, real-life case tales, cultural affects, and utilized implications for grandparenthood throughout and inside of societies.
Calling distinctive recognition to the jobs of grandfathers and grandparenthood in societies formerly un-represented within the literature, it presents a number of hundred new citations of labor formerly unavailable in English-language courses. available to either students and scholars, it has numerous pedagogical beneficial properties (e.g. net hyperlinks, dialogue questions) that make it precious as a textual content for upper-division undergraduate or graduate point sessions in behavioral, social, and relatives sciences. it really is suitable to psychology, gerontology, family members experiences, anthropology, family/comparative sociology, schooling, social paintings, gender reports, ethnic stories, psychiatry, and variety and overseas experiences courses. Practitioners, carrier services, policymakers, and across the world minded grandparents also will get pleasure from this book.
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Grandparents in Cultural Context by David W. Shwalb,Ziarat Hossain