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Adolescents, Work, and Family An Intergenerational Developmental Analysis (Understanding Families series) by

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Published by Sage Publications, Inc .
Written in English


  • Parenthood,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • Family,
  • Sociology Of Youth,
  • Sociology - Marriage & Family,
  • Family & Relationships,
  • Sociology,
  • Life Stages - Adolescence,
  • Family/Marriage,
  • Children"s Studies,
  • Developmental - General,
  • Family & Relationships / General,
  • Developmental - Adolescent,
  • Teenagers,
  • Adolescence,
  • Employment,
  • Family relationships

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsJeylan T. Mortimer (Editor), Michael D. Finch (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7908543M
ISBN 100803951248
ISBN 109780803951242

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