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???This volume focuses on the crucial role of parenting for the current and future generation of US military families. This is the first book to focus strictly on parenting in military families. It's aimed at scholars and practitioners with the goal of highlighting extant scholarship, research gaps, and effective and promising programs, policies, and practices in support of military families. Many years of developmental research hasshown the crucial role of parenting in shaping children’s adjustment andresilience, and particularly so in stressful contexts. Family stress modelssuggest – and have shown – that in times of challenge, parenting functions as a key mediator of the impact of stress on children. ?
Number of Pages: 300
Genre: Social Science, Psychology, Political Science
Series Title: Risk and Resilience in Military and Veteran Families
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Street Date: June 22, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-24-3193