Family Communication: Cohesion and Change (8th Edition)

Family Communication: Cohesion and Change (8th Edition)

by Kathleen M. Galvin

ISBN-10: 0205718930
ISBN-13: 9780205718931
Publisher: Pearson
Edition: 8 - 2011

Book Description

Updated in a new 8th edition, this book examines how the communication processes within families affect and are affected by larger social systems. It views the family as a communication system with identifiable patterns

 

Using a framework of family functions, first-person narratives, and current research, this book emphasizes the diversity of today's families in terms of structure, ethnic patterns, and developmental experiences.