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The Resource Generation unbound : drifting into sex and parenthood without marriage, Isabel V. Sawhill

Generation unbound : drifting into sex and parenthood without marriage, Isabel V. Sawhill

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Generation unbound : drifting into sex and parenthood without marriage
Title
Generation unbound
Title remainder
drifting into sex and parenthood without marriage
Statement of responsibility
Isabel V. Sawhill
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Over half of all births to young adults in the United States now occur outside of marriage, and many are unplanned. The result is increased poverty and inequality for children. The left argues for more social support for unmarried parents; the right argues for a return totraditional marriage. In Generation Unbound, Isabel V. Sawhill offers a third approach: change ""drifters"" into ""planners."" In a well-written and accessible survey of the impact of family structure on child well-being, Sawhill contrasts ""planners, "" who are delaying parenthood until after they marry, with ""drifters, "" who
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Sawhill, Isabel V
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Unmarried mothers
  • Unmarried fathers
  • Youth
  • Family planning
  • Marriage
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Family planning
  • Marriage
  • Social conditions
  • Unmarried fathers
  • Unmarried mothers
  • Youth
  • United States
Label
Generation unbound : drifting into sex and parenthood without marriage, Isabel V. Sawhill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- 1. An introduction -- 2. The end of marriage? -- 3. Why should we worry? -- 4. A growing class divide -- 5. Traditionalists and village builders -- 6. Childbearing by design, not by default -- 7. The future : less marriage, fewer children? -- Appendix
Control code
ocn893898876
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 209 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815725596
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illusrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt6x3179
  • 1fb87373-c3fa-4615-97e1-31c11fb366ed
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893898876
Label
Generation unbound : drifting into sex and parenthood without marriage, Isabel V. Sawhill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- 1. An introduction -- 2. The end of marriage? -- 3. Why should we worry? -- 4. A growing class divide -- 5. Traditionalists and village builders -- 6. Childbearing by design, not by default -- 7. The future : less marriage, fewer children? -- Appendix
Control code
ocn893898876
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 209 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815725596
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illusrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt6x3179
  • 1fb87373-c3fa-4615-97e1-31c11fb366ed
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893898876

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