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Published by National Academies Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Families,
  • Congresses,
  • Family demography,
  • Research

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementSteve Olson, editor ; Committee on the Science of Research on Families, Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Institute of Medicine and National Research Council of the the National Academies
ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Committee on the Science of Research on Families, National Research Council (U.S.). Board on Children, Youth, and Families, National Academies Press (U.S.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ536 .T59 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 101 p. :
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24910065M
ISBN 100309186277
ISBN 109780309186278
LC Control Number2011453052
OCLC/WorldCa708327333

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Demographic changes, immigration, economic upheavals, and changing societal mores are creating new and altered structures, processes, and relationships in families. As a result, the lives of infants, children, and adolescents differ in fundamental ways from those of past generations. As families undergo rapid change, family science is at the brink of a new and exciting integration across methods, disciplines, . Toward an Integrated Science of Research on Families: Workshop Report Steve Olson, Committee on the Science of Research on Families, Institute Of Medicine, National Research Council Demographic changes, immigration, economic upheavals, and changing societal mores are creating new and altered structures, processes, and relationships in. It discusses research as being most useful when organized around particular problems, such as obesity or injury prevention. Toward an Integrated Science of Research on Families offers a problem-oriented approach that can guide a broad-based research program that extends across funders, institutions, and scientific disciplines. Institute of Medicine (US) and National Research Council (US) Committee on the Science of Research on Families; Olson S, editor. Toward an Integrated Science of Research on Families: Workshop Report. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US);

It sought to explore individual disciplinary contributions and the ways in which different methodologies and disciplinary perspectives could be combined in the study of families. Toward an Integrated Science of Research on Families documents the information presented in the workshop presentations and discussions. The report explores the idea of family research as being both basic and applied, . The purpose of The Science of Research on Families: A Workshop, held in Washington, DC, on July , , was to examine the broad array of methodologies used to understand the impact of families on children's health and development. It sought to explore individual disciplinary contributions and the ways in which different methodologies and disciplinary perspectives could be combined in the study of families. Institute of Medicine (US) and National Research Council (US) Committee on the Science of Research on Families; Olson S, editor. Toward an Integrated Science of Research on Families: Workshop Report. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); Cited by: 2. Family Research Methods and Frameworks: Examples from the Study of Biomarkers, Child Health, and Econometric Methods - Toward an Integrated Science of Research on Families - NCBI Bookshelf. A major objective of the workshop was to examine methodologies used in family research to explore how different kinds of studies could be combined to yield a deeper and more accurate picture of family Author: Steve Olson.

The latest research on work–family culture, including recent research using international samples is described, and then several examples of what organizations are doing to create a more supportive culture are provided. It concludes with thoughts about future research directions and implications for practice. Family Science. Search in: Advanced search. New content alerts RSS. Subscribe. Citation search family functioning and children’s psychological adjustment in adoptive families: A comparative and longitudinal study Register to receive personalised research and resources by email. Sign me up. Integrating Family Therapy brings together family psychology and systems thinking to explore the ways systems therapists actually think and behave to bring about needed family change in the context of other systems.. The theme of integration is carried through the book on several levels: integration of the family with school, work, medical, and other social systems; integration of research Pages: This report discusses theories that contribute to an understanding of how schools and families interact. Shortcomings of these theories are examined, and the essential components of a new theoretical model are presented. Current theoretical perspectives on school-family relations focus on separate, shared, or sequential responsibilities of families and : Joyce L. Epstein.