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Global Perspectives on Displacement and Resettlement Experiences
This free book available for download offers an interdisciplinary perspective on immigrant and refugee families' challenges and resilience across multiple domains.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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The 2016 KIDS COUNT Data Book from the Annie E. Casey Foundation provides a detailed picture of how children are faring in the United States.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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by Gary R. Lee
This book documents and explains the remarkable decline in the American marriage rate that began about 1970.
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This 2015 policy memo by The Hamilton Project develops an evidence and innovation agenda to support parents in helping their children reach their full potential.
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Reviewed by Colleen O'Shea Wallace, M.P.H., CFLE
This book explores the consequences of mass incarceration on children in the U.S. over the past several decades from a sociological and research perspective.
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Family Law and Public Policy
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Reviewed by Dr. Richard Glotzer, CFLE
This book covers important developmental theories and their potential uses in the family court setting.
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This book provides a short (less than two hours of reading) account of the research evidence on early childhood education, and what it implies for public policy.
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Family Law and Public Policy
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Tips for Public Policy Involvement (2011) by Marlene S. Lobberecht, CFCS, CFLE, is a free eBook about how Congress works and ways to gain awareness for an issue.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Professional Ethics and Practice
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Juggling family and work is critically important to contemporary families. This collection of works stems from two major themes.
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Family Law and Public Policy
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by Alan J. Hawkins
Hawkins calls for more public support for a series of educational efforts to help individuals and couples form healthy relationships and enduring marriages.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Interpersonal Relationships
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by Joyce Arditti
Over 2% of U.S.children under the age of 18—more than 1,700,000 children—have a parent in prison.
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Family Law and Public Policy
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In these short videos, two well-known family policy experts, Isabel Sawhill and Ron Haskins, discuss "Creating an Opportunity Society."
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This book addresses partner recognition, parenting, issues affecting children of LGBT parents, health care, discrimination, and more.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
Human Sexuality
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by Mary Romero
Born in Los Angeles, Olivia is taken to Mexico to live with extended family. She returns to L.A. to live with her mother, the live-in maid to a wealthy family.
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Diversity and Inclusion
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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by Brian Powell, Catherine Bolzendahl, Claudia Geist, and Lala Carr Steelman
When voters passed the California Marriage Protection Act in 2008, it restricted the definition of marriage to a legal union between a man and a woman.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Human Sexuality
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by Karen Seccombe & Kim Hoffman
The ability to obtain health care is fundamental to the security, stability, and well-being of poor families.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Health
Family Law and Public Policy
Internal Dynamics of Families