Family Life and Social Control: A Sociological Perspective (Paperback)John J. Rodger (author)
Paperback 240 Pages / Published: 01/05/1996
- We can order this
State intervention in family life is an important and problematic political and social issue, and one which is surrounded by debates of a highly ideological nature. The central theme of this valuable book is that of 'family life' as an object of both social policy interest and welfare intervention. The author applies a sociological perspective on social control to a range of issues exciting public and political debate; amongst them, marriage conciliation, community care, lone parenthood and underclass status, and child abuse.
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 311 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 x 12 mm
You may also be interested in...
Please sign in to write a review
Thank you for your reservation
Your order is now being processed and we have sent a confirmation email to you at
When will my order be ready to collect?
Call us on or send us an email at
Unfortunately there has been a problem with your order
Please try again or alternatively you can contact your chosen shop on or send us an email at