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The Resource The decline in marriage among African Americans : causes, consequences, and policy implications, [edited by] M. Belinda Tucker and Claudia Mitchell-Kernan

The decline in marriage among African Americans : causes, consequences, and policy implications, [edited by] M. Belinda Tucker and Claudia Mitchell-Kernan

Label
The decline in marriage among African Americans : causes, consequences, and policy implications
Title
The decline in marriage among African Americans
Title remainder
causes, consequences, and policy implications
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] M. Belinda Tucker and Claudia Mitchell-Kernan
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tucker, M. Belinda
  • Mitchell-Kernan, Claudia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African American families
Label
The decline in marriage among African Americans : causes, consequences, and policy implications, [edited by] M. Belinda Tucker and Claudia Mitchell-Kernan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Trends in African American family formation : a theoretical and statistical overview / M. Belinda Tucker and Claudia Mitchell-Kernan -- Black family structure in colonial and antebellum Virginia : amending the revisionist perspective / Brenda E. Stevenson -- The effect of employment on marriage among Black males in inner-city Chicago / Mark Testa and Marilyn Krogh. Commentary / Sheldon Danziger -- The widening gap between Black and white marriage rates : context and implications / Robert Schoen. Commentary / David M. Heer -- Mate availability and marriage among African Americans : aggregate- and individual-level analyses / K. Jill Kiecolt and Mark A. Fossett. Commentary / A. Wade Smith -- Marital behavior and expectations : ethnic comparisons of attitudinal and structural correlates / M. Belinda Tucker and Claudia Mitchell-Kernan. Commentary / James S. Jackson -- Marital instability among Black and white couples in early marriage / Shirley Hatchett, Joseph Veroff, and Elizabeth Douvan -- Commentary / Hector F. Myers -- Unemployment and imbalanced sex ratios : race-specific consequences for family structure and crime / Robert J. Sampson. Commentary / Melvin L. Oliver -- Family structure and the marginalization of Black men : policy implications / William A. Darity, Jr., and Samuel L. Myers, Jr. Commentary / Philip J. Bowman -- Policy implications of a decline in marriage among African Americans / Lynn C. Burbridge -- African American marital trends in context : toward a synthesis / M. Belinda Tucker and Claudia Mitchell-Kernan
Control code
31375063
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiv, 397 pages
Isbn
9780871548870
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
94039624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The decline in marriage among African Americans : causes, consequences, and policy implications, [edited by] M. Belinda Tucker and Claudia Mitchell-Kernan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Trends in African American family formation : a theoretical and statistical overview / M. Belinda Tucker and Claudia Mitchell-Kernan -- Black family structure in colonial and antebellum Virginia : amending the revisionist perspective / Brenda E. Stevenson -- The effect of employment on marriage among Black males in inner-city Chicago / Mark Testa and Marilyn Krogh. Commentary / Sheldon Danziger -- The widening gap between Black and white marriage rates : context and implications / Robert Schoen. Commentary / David M. Heer -- Mate availability and marriage among African Americans : aggregate- and individual-level analyses / K. Jill Kiecolt and Mark A. Fossett. Commentary / A. Wade Smith -- Marital behavior and expectations : ethnic comparisons of attitudinal and structural correlates / M. Belinda Tucker and Claudia Mitchell-Kernan. Commentary / James S. Jackson -- Marital instability among Black and white couples in early marriage / Shirley Hatchett, Joseph Veroff, and Elizabeth Douvan -- Commentary / Hector F. Myers -- Unemployment and imbalanced sex ratios : race-specific consequences for family structure and crime / Robert J. Sampson. Commentary / Melvin L. Oliver -- Family structure and the marginalization of Black men : policy implications / William A. Darity, Jr., and Samuel L. Myers, Jr. Commentary / Philip J. Bowman -- Policy implications of a decline in marriage among African Americans / Lynn C. Burbridge -- African American marital trends in context : toward a synthesis / M. Belinda Tucker and Claudia Mitchell-Kernan
Control code
31375063
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiv, 397 pages
Isbn
9780871548870
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
94039624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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