Family Transitions

Continuity and Change Over the Life Cycle

Edited by Celia Jaes Falicov

Paperback
Paperback
July 15, 1991
ISBN 9780898624847
Price: $56.00
476 Pages
Size: 6⅛" x 9¼"
Copyright Date: 1988
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OVERVIEW.

1. Family Sociology and Family Therapy Contributions to Family Development: Life-span Developmental Psychology.

I. CONCEPTUALIZATIONS OF FAMILY DEVELOPMENT.

2. An Epigenetic Model of Family Processes, Wynne.

3. Adolescent Sexuality in the Family Life Spiral, Combrinck-Graham.

4. Oscillation Theory and Family Development, Breunlin.

5. Family Types, Family Stress, and Family Satisfaction: A Developmental Approach, Olson.

II. PERSPECTIVES ON FAMILY DEVELOPMENT.

6. Individual Change and Family Development: Individuation as a Family Process, Shapiro.

7. The Emphasis on Cultural Identity: A Developmental Ecological Constraint, Montalvo & Gutierrez.

8. Family Identity, Ritual, and Myth: A Cultural Perspective on Family Life Cycle Transitions, Bennett, Wolin, McAvity.

9. Rethinking Assumptions about Women's Development and Family Therapy, Boss & Weiner.

III. DEVELOPMENTAL DISRUPTIONS AND THE FAMILY LIFE CYCLE. 10. Family Crises: Expectable and Unexpectable, Pittman.

11. Cumulative Stress, Family Transitions, and Crises, Joselevich. Family Development and the Impact of Chronic Illness, Rosman.

13. Loss and the Family Life Cycle, Walsh & McGoldrick.

14. Developmental Cycles and Substance Abuse, Todd.

IV. THE FAMILY LIFE CYCLE IN FAMILY THERAPY PRACTICE AND CLINICAL TRAINING.

15. Family Development and Change across the Generations: An Intergenerational Perspective, Williamson & Bray.

16. Structural Family Therapy and the Family Life Cycle: A Four-Dimensional Model for Family Assessment, Fishman.

17. Systemic Family Therapy and Family Development, Wright & Watson.

18. The Presence of the Past: Continuity and Change in the Symbolic Structure of Families, Keith & Whitaker.

19. Developmental Thinking and the Family Life Cycle: Implications for Training Family Therapists, Liddle.