The Family in the Present Social Order

A Study of Needs of American Families

By Ruth Lindquist

The Family in the Present Social Order

255 pp., 5.5 x 8.5

  • Paperback ISBN: 978-1-4696-1319-2
    Published: February 2018

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This is a study of the problems and needs of 306 successful families to discover the factors contributing to a normal, healthful life for parents and children. Factors affecting achievement and satisfaction and the sources of fatigue, worry, and friction are analyzed and described. The basic economic needs and continually increasing need of education for marriage and parenthood are fully set forth.

Originally published in 1931.

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