TITLE

THE CHANGING SHAPE OF THE AMERICAN FAMILY

AUTHOR(S)
Richards, Sarah Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Redbook;Nov2006, Vol. 207 Issue 5, p205
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the types of family in the U.S. Families have changed over the years. While the changes are noticeable, some things remain: its importance to individuals. Several reasons are cited behind the importance of family. Information on how readers keep their family close and strong are mentioned.
ACCESSION #
22905374

 

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