African American Family Life

Ecological and Cultural Diversity

Edited by Vonnie C. McLoyd, Nancy E. Hill, and Kenneth A. Dodge

September 26, 2005
ISBN 9781572309951
Price: $89.00
348 Pages
Size: 6" x 9"
January 26, 2007
ISBN 9781593854676
Price: $39.00
348 Pages
Size: 6" x 9"

I. Emergent Issues, Themes, and Conceptualizations

1. Ecological and Cultural Diversity in African American Family Life, Vonnie C. McLoyd, Nancy E. Hill, and Kenneth A. Dodge

2. Sociocultural Contexts of African American Families, Nancy E. Hill, Velma McBride Murry, and Valerie D. Anderson

3. Trends in African American Child Well-Being, 1985–2001, Vicki L. Lamb, Kenneth C. Land, Sarah O. Meadows, and Fasaha Traylor

4. Racial Wealth Inequality and the Black Family, William A. Darity, Jr. and Melba J. Nicholson

5. New Families, New Functions: Postmodern African American Families in Context, M. Belinda Tucker and Angela D. James

II. African American Families in Community Contexts

6. Marital Relationships of African Americans: A Contextual Approach, Chalandra M. Bryant and K. A. S. Wickrama

7. Work and African American Family Life, Vonnie C. McLoyd and Noem? Enchautegui-de-Jes?s

8. Homeplace and Housing in the Lives of Low-Income Urban African American Families, Linda M. Burton and Sherri Lawson Clark

9. Religion in African American Family Life, Jacqueline S. Mattis

10. A Model of Extended Family Support: Care of the Elderly in African American Families, Peggye Dilworth-Anderson and Paula Y. Goodwin

III. Socialization Processes in African American Families

11. Family Practices and School Performance of African American Children, Oscar A. Barbarin, Terry McCandies, Cheri Coleman, and Nancy E. Hill

12. The Cultural Context of Physically Disciplining Children, Kenneth A. Dodge, Vonnie C. McLoyd, and Jennifer E. Lansford

13. African American Families as a Context for Racial Socialization, Stephanie I. Coard and Robert M. Sellers

14. Beyond the Birth Family: African American Children Reared by Alternative Caregivers, Ellen E. Pinderhughes and Brenda Jones Harden

15. Style Matters: Toward a Culturally Relevant Framework for Interventions with African American Families, Howard C. Stevenson, Donna-Marie Winn, Chanequa Walker-Barnes, and Stephanie I. Coard