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At Issue Series - Single Parent Families (hardcover edition) (At Issue Series)

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Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family & relations,
  • Single parent family,
  • General,
  • Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),
  • Single-parent families,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s 12-Up - Family,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Single mothers,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Parenting - Single Parenting,
  • Parenting - Single Parent,
  • Social Sciences,
  • Single women,
  • Family - General,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKarin L. Swisher (Editor), Bruno Leone (Editor), Scott Barbour (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8663589M
    ISBN 101565105443
    ISBN 109781565105447
    OCLC/WorldCa35243471

      The authors asked that very question of over single parents in an in-depth survey. Now, Noel and Klein provide the answers to the top concerns, problems and challenges of single-parent life -- answers that are practical, concise, timely, relevant -- and never before available in a single guide!Reviews: 2.   This article is part of a new Education Next series on the state of the American full series will appear in our Spring issue to mark the 50th anniversary of the release of Daniel Patrick Moynihan’s report “The Negro Family: The Case for National Action” (generally referred to as the Moynihan Report).

      The following books are taken from a new guide to such books ("Families Just Like Us") to be published next month by Book Trust and the National Council for One Parent Families .   Many articles state that single-parented households are the problem with the world today. It is true that single parents are under-resourced. Single-parented households struggle with supporting family activities on one income. Similarly, families with a stay-at-home parent also struggle with one income. However, there is a difference.

    Single Parenthood: Literature Review4 Academic Viewpoint Academically, the studies provide information which states that children from single-parent families do worse academically than those raised by both parents. They are twice as likely to drop out of high school, 2. 5 times as likely to become teen mothers, and 1. 4 times as likely to be idle. Professor Dowd teaches and researches in multiple areas, including critical theory, children’s rights, social justice, juvenile justice, family law, work/family policy, and nontraditional families. She has taught Constitutional Law, Family Law, Employment Discrimination Law, Contracts, Torts, and various seminars focused on constitutional law, social justice, and family issues.


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At Issue Series - Single Parent Families (hardcover edition) by Swisher, Karin L. [Editor]; Leone, Bruno [Editor]; Barbour, Scott [Editor]; and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Single Parents offers an overview of this growing phenomenon, the problems faced by single-parent families, and their impact on society.

Topics include men and women as single parents, single-mother families and poverty, the legal system and single parents, gay and lesbian parents, moral issues, and the effects of growing up in a single-parent family. Dear Mr. Henshaw, by Beverly Cleary If you have older kids who don’t need a hand-holding book about divorce or single parents, try picking up a copy of Dear Mr.

Beverly Cleary classic focuses on the relationship between a boy, Leigh, and his favorite author, but it also represents single parent families, as Leigh’s parents have recently split and his father is not around.

The Best 5 Books for Children of Single Parents. My daughter asks me from time to time why her dad and I live in separate houses. It’s not a huge topic of conversation for her (those are reserved for Snapchat, Frozen, superheroes, and the fact that she is the BEST singer EVER), but it does still arise occasionally.

Single-parent families are determined by the sex of the "primary carer," responsible for the children the majority of the time, and they can be either mother-only or father-only families.

There are various reasons for their formation, such as a divorce, separation, widowhood. Each title we mention below handles the issue in a way that is completely understandable for the youngest of readers. 3 Children’s books about single-parent families 1. Guess How Much I Love You, one of the tenderest books about single-parent families.

The At Issue Series - Single Parent Families book Mom's Devotional: A Book Of 52 Practical And Encouraging Devotions Carol Floch. out of 5 stars Paperback. $ # Swear Word Coloring Book for Parents: Unleash your inner-parent!: Relax, color, and let your inner-parent out with this stress relieving adult coloring book.

John T. out of 5 stars Paperback. Leo’s Tree written by Debora Pearson and illustrated by Nora Hilb Picture book about trees, seasons and family published by Annick Press. A lovely picture book to share with preschool-age children, Leo’s Tree begins when Leo’s parents plant a tree just after Leo is born.

We watch as both the tree and the baby grow, changing through the seasons. An Opposing Viewpoints ® Series Greenhaven Press, Inc. San Diego, California SINGLE-PARENT FAMILIES David Bender, Publisher Bruno Leone, Executive Editor Scott Barbour, Managing Editor Brenda Stalcup, Series Editor Karin L.

Swisher, Book Editor Single-Parent Families ALL. Children from single parent families are six times more likely to be poor. Daughters of single parents are more likely to bear a child out-of-wedlock, di-vorce, and receive welfare benefits as young adults. Psychological problems and behavior problems are more likely in offspring from single parent or remarried families.

This book looks at the single parent and child relationship from the child’s viewpoint. The book helps you speak to your child as a mother about the absence of a father in the house. It tells you how you can make your child realize that even though the father may not be there, you are always around to take care and help.

The Family Book by Todd Parr. Written and illustrated in the distinct style of Todd Parr, this book celebrates all kinds of families in a funny yet reassuring way.

This book features adoptive families, stepfamilies, two-mom and two-dad families and single-parent families. The Great Big Book of Families by Mary Hoffman. Ros Asquith’s detailed. Topics include men and women as single parents, single-mother families and poverty, the legal system and single parents, gay and lesbian parents, moral issues, and the effects of growing up in a single-parent family.

The experiences of single parents in other countries are also volume lists numerous resources, among them federal government programs; state statutes concerning. Challenges of single parenting, especially being a single mother, are overwhelming, and it requires a single parent to combine the roles of two people with raising the children and running the house.

The parenting problems surpass the rewards, making it the most challenging situation for any parent. This fact remains the same for single-parent and two-parent families.” However, if a single parent tries home schooling and finds it too taxing, there are options beyond giving up entirely.

La-Rosa urges home-schooling single parents to avoid self-imposed isolation. “Knowing when and how to ask for necessary help is crucial for the success. Get this from a library. Single-parent families.

[Karin Swisher;] -- Whether children are more likely to suffer social and economic problems when raised by one parent rather than two is a central theme explored in this book. Get this from a library.

Single-parent families. [Barbara Sheen] -- "Single parent families are becoming more and more common. Approximately twenty-two million Americans under the age of twenty-one are being raised in a single parent family. This book presents a. Matthew ) Roberto, mentioned earlier, faces an issue common to many single parents.

He comments: “The children are confronted with two sets of values —yours and those of the other parent. In upholding Bible values, I know I won’t be the favorite parent that day or week.”. Single-Parent Families by Greenhaven Press.

Paperback (Reprint) $ Ship Greenhaven Press's At Issue series provides a wide range of opinions on individual social issues. This unique approach provides students with a concise view of divergent opinions on each topic.

Extensive book View Product [ x ] close. Death in Old Man. See my comments after the article. The hilights and links below are mine. - Peter Gerlach, MSW + + + LONDON (AP) -- Children growing up in single-parent families are twice as likely as their counterparts to develop serious psychiatric illnesses and addiction later in life, according to an important new chers have for years debated whether children from broken homes bounce back or.

(shelved 3 times as single-parent-families) avg rating — 1, ratings — published   Researchers studied solo mothers and two-parent families when the babies were infants.

They revisited the question two years later and published their .Some mothers and fathers seek out single parenthood, others arrive by circumstance, including widowhood and divorce. But no matter how you get there, being in a single-parent situation comes with its own set of challenges: to your parenting skills, to your finances, to your career, to your friendships, to your love gathered up some reading material to suit single moms and dads at.