Contemporary Parenting and Parenthood will be released in September 2018.

parentingLargeHeadlines from news sources are combined with the latest and best social science research to offer scholars, practitioners, and parents a much-needed source for understanding contemporary American parenthood.

  • Includes up-to-date research on parenting topics covered in news stories
  • Helps to clarify parenting debates through sociological inquiry, instead of giving advice on how to parent
  • Serves multiple audiences, including students and practitioners in professions working with parent-child relationships, scholars looking for the best new research in the field of parenting and parenthood, and parents who want to understand the larger context in which they operate on a daily basis
  • Offers a range of viewpoints on parenting issues in a clearly organized format