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Strengthening the family : implications for international development

Author: Marian F Zeitlin; United Nations University.
Publisher: Tokyo : United Nations University Press, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : International government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How families and child development in traditional societies are affected by western-style development; the Javenese of Indonesia and the Yoruba of Nigeria are cited as examples.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Strengthening the family.
Tokyo : United Nations University Press, ©1995
(DLC) 96181062
(OCoLC)34148687
Material Type: Document, Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marian F Zeitlin; United Nations University.
ISBN: 0585112959 9780585112954 9789280808902 9280808907
OCLC Number: 44965742
Notes: "UNUP-890"--Title page verso.
"03500 P"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 268 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Social change and the family --
Economic perspectives on the family --
Psychological approaches to the family --
Perspectives from international development assistance and from family programmes --
The Javanese family --
The Yoruba family : kinship, socialization, and child development --
Structural models of family social health theory --
Synthesis of concepts and research needs --
Policy and programme recommendations.
Responsibility: Marian F. Zeitlin [and others].

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This book explores the characteristics of families that strengthen the family unit and promote the development of its individual members. The authors argue that the smallest unit of analysis for  Read more...

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