[Thematics of the multi-generation family: an example of a 6- and 7-generation family]


Journal Article

By investigating multi-generational families, a number of family themes can be detected. This example of a six- and seven-generation family points to unique family relationships and themes, such as teenage pregnancy. The influence of societal changes on the development of a multi-generational family is described, as well as intergenerational changes with respect to family cohesion.

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Cited Authors

  • Burton, L; Martin, P

Published Date

  • September 1987

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 20 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 275 - 282

PubMed ID

  • 3687171

Pubmed Central ID

  • 3687171

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0044-281X


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