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Parent-Child Relations: An Introduction to Parenting, 9th edition

  • Jerry J. Bigner
  • Clara Gerhardt

Published by Pearson (January 18th 2013) - Copyright © 2014

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Parent-Child Relations: An Introduction to Parenting (2-downloads)

ISBN-13: 9780132983624

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Table of contents

PART I Parent—Child Relations in Social Context

CHAPTER 1 The Ecology of Parent—Child Relations

CHAPTER 2 Cultural Perspectives

CHAPTER 3 Theoretical Perspectives on Parent—Child Relations

CHAPTER 4 Parenting Styles and Strategies

PART II The Work of Parenting

CHAPTER 5 The Transition to Parenthood

CHAPTER 6 Pregnancy and Childbirth

CHAPTER 7 Parenting Infants and Toddlers

CHAPTER 8 Parenting Preschoolers

CHAPTER 9 Parenting School-Age Children

CHAPTER 10 Parenting Adolescents and Young Adults

PART III Challenges for Contemporary Parents and Children

CHAPTER 11 Parenting in Single-Parent Family Systems

CHAPTER 12 Parenting in Blended Family Systems

CHAPTER 13 Adolescent Parents CHAPTER 14 Family Formation and Parenting in Same-Sex Couples

CHAPTER 15 Parent–Child Relations in High-Risk Families

CHAPTER 16 Best Practices in Parent–Child Relations

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