The Resource Single-parent families, Margaret Haerens, book editor

Single-parent families, Margaret Haerens, book editor

Label
Single-parent families
Title
Single-parent families
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Haerens, book editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Each title in the highly acclaimed Opposing Viewpoints series explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format; the viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find publications"--
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Member of
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.85/6
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ759.915
LC item number
.S189 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Haerens, Margaret
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single-parent families
  • Single parents
  • Families
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Family / Parents
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Family / Alternative Family
  • Families
  • Single-parent families
  • Single parents
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Single-parent families, Margaret Haerens, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ron Haskins
  • Poverty and income inequality hurt children more than family structure
  • David Green
  • Single-parent families exacerbate income inequality
  • Robert I. Lerman and W. Bradford Wilcox
  • Ch. 2. What challenges do single-parent families face?
  • There is a double standard in single parenting
  • Ellen Friedrichs
  • Single parenting is difficult but very satisfying
  • Kristin Leong
  • Ch. 1. How do single-parent families affect children and communities?
  • Single motherhood is demanding
  • Sash Milne
  • Single fatherhood is difficult
  • Dave Taylor
  • Children need fathers to provide stability and act as role models
  • Elizabeth Stuart
  • Children are not necessarily damaged by the absence of fathers
  • Michele Weldon
  • Ch. 3. How should the government treat single-parent families?
  • Stronger federal economic and social policies would help single-parent families
  • The nuclear family is the best option for children and society
  • Barack Obama
  • Federal policies discourage marriage and perpetuate government dependence
  • Louie Gohmert
  • The government should be promoting marriage
  • Marco Rubio
  • The government should not be promoting marriage
  • Stephanie Mencimer
  • New benefits of marriage study actually hints at the horrors of middle age
  • Maya Dusenbery
  • Ch. 4. What policies may help single-parent families?
  • Kay Hymowitz
  • Family planning is essential to strengthening families and helping children
  • Isabel V. Sawhill
  • Single parents should be better educated
  • Brink Lindsey
  • How mandatory minimums forced me to send more than 1,000 nonviolent drug offenders to federal prison
  • Mark W. Bennett
  • Immigration reform would benefit many single-parent families
  • Clarissa Martinez-De-Castro
  • A minimum-wage hike would help single-parent families
  • Thomas E. Perez
  • Traditional ideas of family are outdated and must evolve to be relevant in modern society
  • A minimum-wage hike would not benefit single-parent families
  • Chantal Lovell
  • Katie Roiphe
  • The breakdown of marriage norms hurts society
  • Ryan T. Anderson
  • Marriage, parenthood, and public policy
Control code
ocn904576828
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780737775280
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015028069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Stock number
1402337
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780737775297
  • (OCoLC)904576828
Label
Single-parent families, Margaret Haerens, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ron Haskins
  • Poverty and income inequality hurt children more than family structure
  • David Green
  • Single-parent families exacerbate income inequality
  • Robert I. Lerman and W. Bradford Wilcox
  • Ch. 2. What challenges do single-parent families face?
  • There is a double standard in single parenting
  • Ellen Friedrichs
  • Single parenting is difficult but very satisfying
  • Kristin Leong
  • Ch. 1. How do single-parent families affect children and communities?
  • Single motherhood is demanding
  • Sash Milne
  • Single fatherhood is difficult
  • Dave Taylor
  • Children need fathers to provide stability and act as role models
  • Elizabeth Stuart
  • Children are not necessarily damaged by the absence of fathers
  • Michele Weldon
  • Ch. 3. How should the government treat single-parent families?
  • Stronger federal economic and social policies would help single-parent families
  • The nuclear family is the best option for children and society
  • Barack Obama
  • Federal policies discourage marriage and perpetuate government dependence
  • Louie Gohmert
  • The government should be promoting marriage
  • Marco Rubio
  • The government should not be promoting marriage
  • Stephanie Mencimer
  • New benefits of marriage study actually hints at the horrors of middle age
  • Maya Dusenbery
  • Ch. 4. What policies may help single-parent families?
  • Kay Hymowitz
  • Family planning is essential to strengthening families and helping children
  • Isabel V. Sawhill
  • Single parents should be better educated
  • Brink Lindsey
  • How mandatory minimums forced me to send more than 1,000 nonviolent drug offenders to federal prison
  • Mark W. Bennett
  • Immigration reform would benefit many single-parent families
  • Clarissa Martinez-De-Castro
  • A minimum-wage hike would help single-parent families
  • Thomas E. Perez
  • Traditional ideas of family are outdated and must evolve to be relevant in modern society
  • A minimum-wage hike would not benefit single-parent families
  • Chantal Lovell
  • Katie Roiphe
  • The breakdown of marriage norms hurts society
  • Ryan T. Anderson
  • Marriage, parenthood, and public policy
Control code
ocn904576828
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780737775280
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015028069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Stock number
1402337
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780737775297
  • (OCoLC)904576828

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