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Life-Span Human Development - Elizabeth Rider; Carol K. Sigelman
Call Number: BF713 .S53 2006
ISBN: 0534553818
Publication Date: 2005-03-01
Partial Contents: Chapter 15 The Family - Parenting Styles - Sibling Relationships

The Sibling Bond - Stephen P. Bank; Michael D. Kahn
Call Number: BF723.S43 B36 1982
ISBN: 0465078184
Publication Date: 1982-05-01

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Families : a social class perspective - Shirley A. Hill
Call Number: HQ503 .H55. 2012
ISBN: 9781412998017
Publication Date: 2011-06-30
Series: (Contemporary family perspectives)
Partial contents: Family Studies and Social Inequalities Chapter Two: Theorizing Social Inequalities Chapter Three: eChapter Five: Economically-Marginal Families: Living on the EdgeChapter Six: Families in Global Economic Context

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Families and Change : coping with stressful events and transitions - Patrick C. McKenry (Editor); Sharon J. Price (Editor)
Call Number: HQ536 .F332 2005
ISBN: 0761988718
Publication Date: 2005-05-05
Partial contents: Families Coping with change / Violence, abuse and neglect in families / Economic stress and families / Families facing the challenge of diversity / Adaptation among immigrant families

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The Unhappy Child : what every parent needs to know - Kenneth N. Condrell
Call Number: HQ772 .C579 2006
ISBN: 1591024196
Publication Date: 2006-06-01

Loving Each Other : the challenge of human relationships - Leo F. Buscaglia
Call Number: BF575.L8 B843 1986
ISBN: 0943432278
Publication Date: 1984-10-01


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“But the de Leóns, it turned out, weren’t a clan you could just shake off” (pg.194)  The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao


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Reference Books

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Parenthood in America: An encyclopedia - Lawrence Balter (Editor); Robert B. McCall (Foreword by)
Call Number: REF. HQ755.8 .P3783 2000
ISBN: 1576072134
Publication Date: 2000-12-13
Chapter on Fathers and Sons

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Encyclopedia of the Life Course and Human Development
Call Number: REF. HM626 .E538 2009
ISBN: 9780028661629
Publication Date: 2008-11-10


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