Family & relationships

    Fertile Ground: Exploring Reproduction in Canada

    By Stephanie Paterson

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    Interrogating and integrating the various aspects of women's reproductive lives to expose the political dimensions of reproduction.

    Virtual Women: Ladyboys

    By Anne Beaumont

    Paperback £10.79

    Why do some people reject the sexed bodies they were born into and transform themselves into women? Are the brains of men and women different? Is gender identity fixed at birth, is it learned behaviour or is it socially constructed?

    Parenting Coordination in Postseparation Disputes: A Comprehensive Guide for Practitioners

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    Parenting coordination is a sophisticated, collaborative effort among psychologists, counselors, social workers, mediators, and legal professionals that helps divorcing parents avoid further litigation while working together in the best interests of their child. This one-stop text contains all the information legal and mental health providers need to manage and resolve...

    Understanding Families Over Time: Research and Policy

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    Drawing on research from the Timescapes Study, this volume discusses the life chances and experiences of children and young people, parents and older generations. A unique qualitative longitudinal study forms the basis for the chapter contributions, delivering policy-relevant findings to address individual and family lives over time.

    The Sopranos: Born Under a Bad Sign

    By Franco Ricci

    Hardback £39.00

    In The Sopranos: Born under a Bad Sign, Franco Ricci presents an insightful analysis of the groundbreaking HBO series and its complex psychological themes.

    The Art of Conversation: Change Your Life with Confident Communication

    By Judy Apps

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    Good conversation is at the heart of networking, meetings, interviews, negotiations and raising your profile. It can ease your way in work, enabling you to build alliances, create strong relationships with staff, bosses and clients, succeed at interviews, motivate and inspire.

    Family Theories

    By James M White

    Paperback Save £1.19 = £71.81

    Presents an introduction to theories of the family. This title balances the diversity and richness of a broad scope of scholarly work with the conciseness needed for ease of use in a one-semester course for upper-division undergraduate and beginning graduate students.

    Parenting Culture Studies

    By Jan Macvarish

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    Why have the minutiae of how parents raise their children become routine sources of public debate and policy making? This book provides in-depth answers to these features drawing on a wide range of sources from sociology, history, anthropology and psychology, covering developments in both Europe and North America.

    Sex and the Citadel

    By Shereen El-Feki

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    From pregnant virgins to desperate housewives, from fearless activists to religious firebrands, Sex and the Citadel takes a fresh look at the sexual history of the Arab region and gives us unique and timely insight into everyday lives in a part of the world that is changing in front of...

    Cultural History of Childhood and Family in Antiquity

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    Childhood and families had a ubiquitous and central presence in the ancient world, but one which is often hidden from us. Underlying our understanding of childhood and the family in Antiquity are the key thinkers and writers of the period. Their ideas on children, growing up, and the stages of...

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