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No More Kin : Exploring Race, Class, and Gender in Family Networks - Anne R. Roschelle

No More Kin

Exploring Race, Class, and Gender in Family Networks

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Published: 1st May 1997
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Many scholars and political analysts assume that thriving kin and non-kin social support networks continue to characterize minority family life. Policy recommendations based on these underlying assumptions may lead to the implementation of harmful social policy. <B>No More Kin</B> examines extended kinship networks among African American, Chicano and Puerto-Rican families in the United States, and provides an integrated theoretical framework for examining how the simultaneity of gender, race and class oppression affects minority family organization. <P></P><P></P><P></P><P></P><P></P><P></P><P></P>

The Cultural Context of Care
The Structural Context of Care
The Culture-Structure Nexus
Race, Class and Gender
Modeling the Intersections
A New Context Emerges
Takin' Care
The Role of Women
Helping Out
The Role of Men
No More Kin
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ISBN: 9780761901594
ISBN-10: 0761901590
Series: Understanding Families, V. 8
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 1st May 1997
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.88  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.41