Encyclopedia of Relationships Across the Lifespan

Encyclopedia of Relationships Across the Lifespan

eBook - 1996
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This comprehensive, cross-disciplinary encyclopedia explores the developmental nature of social interactions and is designed for a broad range of readers in college, institutional, and public library settings. Over 500 easy-to-read entries analyze terms, concepts, themes, theories, and policies, as well as current, historical, and multicultural perspectives, and provide over 1,500 sources for further study. An appendix listing over 100 professional journals of note and a selected bibliography of the latest publications of importance to the topic overall further enrich this volume designed for students, teachers, and practitioners, and general readers in psychology, sociology, family and ethnic studies.

Greenwood Pub Group
Comprehensive, cross-disciplinary encyclopedia analyzing terms, concepts, themes, theories, policies and current, historical, and multicultural perspectives illuminating how relationships change through life -- for a broad range of readers.

Book News
An up-to-date reference manual for studying the developmental nature of human social relationships over the course of the lifespan, with alphabetical entries that explain a wide range of terms, concepts, themes, theories, and policies, as well as historical, international, and multicultural perspectives. The entries are of varying length and offer comprehensive analyses of their topics. Representative current sources conclude each entry, and a selected bibliography at the end of the volume contains some 220 research citations, all post-1993 publications. An appendix lists the names and addresses of some 100 professional journals and 65 organizations which focus on various aspects of relationships across the lifespan. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996
ISBN: 9780313008672
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xii, 495 pages)


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