REFERENCES for Family Dynamics - 7400.607

Overviews of Theory and Science
Babbie, E. (1973). THE PRACTICE OF SOCIAL RESEARCH.

Burr, W., et al. (1979). CONTEMPORARY THEORIES ABOUT THE FAMILY, Vols. I & II.  New York: Free Press.

Christensen, H. (1964). HANDBOOK OF MARRIAGE AND THE FAMILY. Chicago: Rand  McNally.

Coleman, J.S. (1987). INTIMATE RELATIONSHIPS, MARRIAGE & FAMILY, New York:  Macmillan.

Collins, R. (1988). SOCIOLOGY OF MARRIAGE AND THE FAMILY: GENDER, LOVE, AND PROPERTY. Chicago: Nelson-Hall.

Coser, L., and B. Rosenberg (1957) SOCIOLOGICAL THEORY: A BOOK OF READINGS. New York: MacMillan.

Coser, L. (1971) MASTERS OF SOCIOLOGICAL THOUGHT. New York: Harcourt Brace Janovich.

Kuhn, T. (1970). THE STRUCTURE OF SCIENTIFIC REVOLUTIONS. Chicago: University  of Chicago Press.

Landis, P. (1955). MAKING THE MOST OF MARRIAGE. New York: Appleton-Century-   Crofts.

Merton, R.K. (1967) SOCIAL THEORY AND SOCIAL STRUCTURE. New York: Free Press.

Mullins, C. (1973). THEORIES AND THEORY GROUPS IN CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN SOCIOLOGY. New York: Harper and Row.

Pirsig, R.M. (1974). ZEN AND THE ART OF MOTORCYCLE MAINTENANCE. New York: Bantam Books.

Rychlak, J.F. (1972). INTRODUCTION TO PERSONALITY AND PSYCHOTHERAPY: A THEORY  INSTRUCTION APPROACH. Noston: Houghton-Mifflin.

Ritzer, G. (1982). CONTEMPORARY SOCIOLOGICAL THEORY. New York: Oxford.

Touliatos, J., and N.H. Compton (1988). RESEARCH METHODS IN HUMAN ECOLOGY/   HOME ECONOMICS. Ames, Iowa: Iowa State University Press.

Turner, J. (1974) THE STRUCTURE OF SOCIOLOGICAL THEORY. Homewood, Ill.: Dorsey  Press.

Wallace, W. (1971). THE LOGIC OF SCIENCE IN SOCIOLOGY. Chicago: Aldine.

Watts, A. (1971). DOES IT MATTER? ESSAYS ON MANÆS RELATION TO  MATERIALITY. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston.


Structural Functional Theory
Bates, F.L., and C.C. Harvey (1975) THE STRUCTURE OF SOCIAL SYSTEMS. New York:  Garnder Press.

Parsons, T. (1949) THE STRUCTURE OF SOCIAL ACTION. Glencoe, Ill.: Free Press.

Parsons, T. (1951) THE SOCIAL SYSTEM. New York: Free Press.

Merton, R.K. (1957) SOCIAL THEORY AND SOCIAL STRUCTURE. New York: Free Press.

McIntyre, J. (1966). "The structure-functional approach to family study." In F.I. Nye and F.    Berardo (Eds.) EMERGING CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORKS IN FAMILY  ANALYSIS. New York: Macmillan.

Winch, R.F. (1972). "Theorizing about the family." JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE  FAMILY STUDIES. 3: 5-16.130


Conflict Theories
Coser, L. (1956). THE FUNCTIONS OF SOCIAL CONFLICT. Glencoe: Free Press.

Dahrendorf, R. (1959). CLASS AND CLASS CONFLICT IN INDUSTRIAL SOCIETY.  Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press.

Marx, K., & F. Engels (1848). THE COMMUNIST MANIFESTO. London: J.E. Burghard.

Simmel, G. (1956). CONFLICT AND THE WEB OF GROUP AFFILIATION. Translated by  K.H. Wolff. Glencoe, Ill.: Free Press.

Sprey, J. (1971). "On the management of conflict in families." JOURNAL OF MARRIAGE AND THE FAMILY 33: 722-731.

Sprey, J. (1969).  "the family as a system in conflict." JOURNAL OF MARRIAGE AND THE    FAMILY, 31: 699-706.

Sprey, J. (1979). "Conflict theory and the study of marriage and the family." pp. 130-159. in Burr,   et al., (Eds.) CONTEMPORARY THEORIES ABOUT THE FAMILY, Vol. I, New York:   Free Press.


Symbolic Interaction Theory
Biddle, B.J., and E.J. Thomas (1966) ROLE THEORY: CONCEPTS AND RESEARCH. New  York: Wiley.

Blumer, H. (1969) SYMBOLIC INTERACTIONISM: PERSPECTIVE AND METHOD.     Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall.

Brown, R. (1965) SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY. New York: Free Press.

Cooley, C.H. (1930) SOCIOLOGICAL THEORY AND SOCIAL RESEARCH. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston.

Cooley, C.H. (1964) HUMAN NATURE AND THE SOCIAL ORDER. New York: Schocken.

Goffman, I. (1967) INTERACTION RITUAL. New York: Anchor Books.

Goffman, I. (1967) THE PRESENTATION OF SELF IN EVERYDAY LIFE. New York:  Doubleday.
James, W. (1890) THE PRINCIPLES OF PSYCHOLOGY. New York: Holt.

Mead, G.H. (1934) MIND, SELF, AND SOCIETY. Chicago: The University of Chicago  Press.

_____ (1964) SELECTED WRITINGS. A. Rock (Ed.), Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merril.

Newcomb, T.M., R.H. Turner, P.E. Converse (1965) SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY: THE STUDY  OF HUMAN INTERACTION. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston.

Sarbin, T.R. (1954) "Role Theory." In G. Lindzey (Ed.) HANDBOOK OF SOCIAL  PSYCHOLOGY, VOL. I. Reading, Mass: Addison-Wesley.

Thomas, W. I. (1926). THE UNADJUSTED GIRL. Boston: Little, Brown.


Social Exchange Theory
Blau, P. (1964). EXCHANGE AND POWER IN SOCIAL LIFE. New York: Wiley.

Gouldner, A. (1960). "The norm of reciprocity." AMERICAN SOCIOLOGICAL REVIEW. 25: 161-179.

Homans, G. (1974). SOCIAL BEHAVIOR: ITS ELEMENTARY FORMS. New York: Harcourt  Brace Janovich.

Nye, F.I. (1979) "Choice,  exchange and the family." In W.R. Burr, et al. (Eds.)  CONTEMPORARY THEORIES ABOUT THE FAMILY, VOL. I. New York: Free

Press.Walster, E., and G. Walster (1978). EQUITY: THEORY AND RESEARCH. Boston:  Allyn & Bacon.


Human Development Theories
Aldous, J. (1978). FAMILY CAREERS: DEVELOPMENTAL CHANGE IN FAMILIES. New    York: John Wiley.

Bandura, A. (1978). "Reciprical determinism." AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGIST, February.

Crain, W. (1985). THEORIES OF DEVELOPMENT: CONCEPTS AND APPLICATIONS, 2nd  Edition. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall.

Hill, R., and R. Mattessich (1982). "The developmental approach." In P. Baltes and O. Brim    (Eds.) LIFE-SPAN  DEVELOPMENT AND BEHAVIOR, Vol. 2, New York: Academic   Press.

Maslow, A. (1970). MOTIVATION AND PERSONALITY. New York: Harper & Row.

Muus, R.E., (1980). THEORIES OF ADOLESCENCE, 5th Edition.  New York: Random House.

Riegle, K. (1975). "Toward a dielectical theory of development." HUMAN DEVELOPMENT,    18: 50-64.

Santrock, J.W. (1990). ADOLESCENCE, Fourth Edition. Dubuque, Iowa: W.C. Brown.


General  Systems  Theory
Berrien, F.L. (1968). GENERAL AND SOCIAL SYSTEMS. New Brunswick, New Jersey:  Rutgers University Press.

Bertalanffy, L. (1951). "Problems of general systems theory." HUMAN BIOLOGY, 23:302-312.

Broderick, C., and J. Smith (1979). "The general systems approach to the family." In W.B. Burr, et al. (Eds.) CONTEMPORARY THEORIES ABOUT THE FAMILY, Vol. II, New York:   Free Press.

Cook, E.L. (1973). "Family analysis: A general systems strategy." SOUTHERN SOCIOLOGIST,   4: 3-11.

Kantor, D., and W. Lehr (1975) INSIDE THE FAMILY: TOWARD A THEORY OF FAMILY  PROCESS.  New York: Harper Colophon

Steinglass, P. (1967). "The conceptualization of marriage from a systems theory perspective." In    T.J. Paolino and B.S. McCrady (Eds.) MARRIAGE AND MARITAL THERAPY. New   York: Norton.


Mate Selection Theories
Levinger, G., and H. Raush (1977).  CLOSE RELATIONSHIPS: PERSPECTIVES ON THE  MEANING OF INTIMACY. Amherst: University  of  Massachusetts Press.

Murstein, B. (1980). "Mate selection in the 1970Æs." JOURNAL OF MARRIAGE AND THE    FAMILY, 42: 777-792.

White L.K. (1990). "Determinates of divorce: A review of research in the eighties." JOURNAL    OF MARRIAGE AND THE FAMILY 52(Nov): 904-912.


Theories of Family Change
Aries, P. (1979). "The family and the city in the old world and the new." In V. Tufte & B. Myerhoff (Eds.) CHAINGING IMAGES OF THE FAMILY. New Haven: Yale Press.

Hutter, J. (1982). THE CHANGING FAMILY. New York: Jon Wiley.


Family Communication Theories
Galvin, K., and B. Brommel, (1984). FAMILY COMMUNICATION. Dallas: Scott, Foresman.

Noller, P., and M.A. Fitzpatrick (1993).  COMMUNICATION IN FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall.

HUMAN COMMUNICATION RESEARCH:  A JOURNAL


Domestic Violence
Cantoni, L. (1981) "Clinical issues in domestic violence." SOCIAL CASEWORK, 62(January): 4.

Elbow, M. (1977). "Theoretical considerations of marital violence." SOCIAL CASEWORK, 58:    517.

Starr, B. (1980). "Patterns in family violence." SOCIAL CASEWORK, 6(June): 344.

Thorman, G. (1980). FAMILY VIOLENCE. Springfield, Ill.: Charles C. Thomas.

Witt, D. (1989). "A conflict theory of family violence." JOURNAL OF FAMILY VIOLENCE,    2(4): 291-302.


ABCX Theory of Family Stress

Hill, R., and W. Waller. (1956) THE FAMILY: A DYNAMIC INTERPRETATION. New York:

Hill, R. (1949). "FAMILIES UNDER STRESS. New York: Harper Row

McCubbin, H., and J.M. Patterson (1983). "Family stress and adaptation to crises: A double ABCX Model of Family Behavior," In D.H. Olson and B.C. Miller  (Eds.) FAMILY STUDIES REVIEW YEARBOOK, VOL. 1. Beverly Hills: Sage.


Feminist Vantage Points
Bennholdt-Thomsen, Veronika (1984) "Towards a theory of the sexual division of labor." pp.252-270. in J. Smioth, I. Wallerstein, and H. Dieter Evers (eds.) HOUSEHOLDS AND THE WORLD ECONOMY. Beverly Hills, CA: Sage.

Breines, Wini (1986) "The 1950Æs: Gender and some social science." SOCIOLOGICAL  INQUIRY 56(1): 69-92).

Chafetz, J. S. (1988) FEMINIST SOCIOLOGY. Itasca, N.Y.: F.E. Peacock Press.

Myra Marx Ferree (1990). "Beyond separate spheres: Feminist and family research." JOURNAL OF MARRIAGE AND THE FAMILY 52(Nov): 866-884.

Hall, R.M., and B.R. Sandler (1982) "The classroom climate:  A chilly one for women?" in Project on the Status and Education of Women. Association of American Colleges, Feb.

Leary, V.o., R. Unger, and B. Wallerstein (1985) WOMEN, GENDER AND SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Lipman,-Blumen, J. (1984) GENDER ROLES AND POWER. Englewood Cliffs, NJ:     Prentice-Hall.

Schiegel, A. (1977). SEXUAL STRATIFICATION: A CROSS-CULTURAL VIEW. New York:  Columbia University Press.

Schur, Edwin (1984) LABELING WOMEN DEVIANT: GENDER, STIGMA,  AND SOCIAL  CONTROL. New York: Random House.

Sokoloff, N. (1980) BETWEEN LOVE AND MONEY: THE DIALECTICS OF WOMENÆS    HOME AND MARKET WORK. New York: Praeger.

Thorkelson, Anne E. (    ).  "Women under the law: Has Equality been achieved?" in Sargent,    A.G. BEYOND SEX ROLES.

Thorne, B., and M. Yalom (1982) RETHINKING THE FAMILY: SOME FEMINIST
 QUESTIONS. New York: Dorsey Press.

Voydanoff, P. (Ed.) (1984) WORK AND FAMILY: CHANGING ROLES OF MEN AND     WOMEN. Palo Alto: Mayfield.

Wallis, Claudia (1989) "Onward Women: Women Face the 90s." TIME, December 4.



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