The Family, 5th Edition

A Christian Perspective on the Contemporary Home

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This proven, comprehensive resource covers every issue that affects Christian family life. It has been in print for over thirty years and has sold nearly 100,000 copies. This new edition is updated throughout with discussions of recent family-related issues. It includes a new chapter on work and family balance and a new section on the increasing role grandparents take in parental responsibilities.


The Authors

  1. Jack O. Balswick

    Jack O. Balswick

    Jack O. Balswick (PhD, University of Iowa) is senior professor of sociology and family development at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California.

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  2. Judith K. Balswick

    Judith K. Balswick

    Judith K. Balswick (EdD, University of Georgia) is senior professor of marital and family therapy at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California.

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  3. Thomas V. Frederick

    Thomas V. Frederick

    Thomas V. Frederick (PhD, Fuller Theological Seminary) is professor of psychology and director of the masters in counseling psychology program at California Baptist University, Riverside, California.

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