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Title Canada's changing families : implications for individuals and society / edited by Kevin McQuillan and Zenaida R. Ravanera
Imprint Toronto : University of Toronto Press, c2006
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  306.85 C16052 2006    AVAILABLE  -  30500101507393
Descript viii, 306 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references
1. Introduction / ZENAIDA R. RAVANERA and KEVIN MCQUILLAN -- Part One: Changes in Families: Childbearing, Work Patterns, and Life Course Transitions ; 2. Transformed Families and the Basis for Childbearing / RODERIC BEAUJOT and ALI MUHAMMAD -- 3. A Balancing Act: Parents' Work Arrangements and Family Time / EVELYNE LAPIERRE-ADAMCYK, NICOLE MARCIL-GRATTON, and CELINE LE BOURDAIS -- 4. Parental Time, Work Schedules, and Changing Gender Roles / BENOIT RAPOPORT and CELINE LE BOURDAIS -- 5. Delayed Life Transitions: Trends and Implications / RODERIC BEAUJOT
Part Two: Family Transformation and Investment in Children ; 6. The Evolving Family Living Arrangements of Canada's Children: Consequences for Child Poverty and Child Outcomes / DON KERR -- 7. The Impact of Family Context on Adolescent Emotional Health during the Transition to High School / KAREN MAC CON -- 8. Intergenerational Transfer: The Impact of Parental Separation on Young Adults' Conjugal Behaviour / CLAUDINE PROVENCHER, CELINE LE BOURDAIS, and NICOLE MARCIL-GRATTON -- 9. Single Parenthood and Labour Force Participation: The Effect of Social Policies / NANCY MEILLEUR and EVELYNE LAPIERRE-ADAMCYK
Part Three: Family Solidarity and Social Integration -- 10. Family Solidarity in Canada: An Exploration with the General Social Survey on Family and Community Support / FERNANDO RAJULTON and ZENAIDA R. RAVANERA -- 11. Social Integration over the Life Course: Influences of Individual, Family, and Community Characteristics / ZENAIDA R. RAVANERA and FERNANDO RAJULTON -- 12. Conclusion: Family Change and the Challenge for Social Policy / KEVIN MCQUILLAN
Subject Families -- Canada
Parent and child -- Canada
Alt Author McQuillan, Kevin
Ravanera, Zenaida R
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