Cover: Family Kaleidoscope in PAPERBACK

Family Kaleidoscope

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$39.00 • £33.95 • €35.95

ISBN 9780674292314

Publication Date: 01/01/1986


248 pages


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  • Introduction
  • I. Patterns in Transition
    • Kaleidoscope: Fragments
    • Trio: Patterns of Divorce
    • Quartet: Patterns of Remarriage [Written with Virginia Goldner]
    • The Key: Fragmentation of a Commune
    • An Anorectic Family: Repatterning through Therapy
  • II. Patterns of Violence
    • Family Dismemberment: A Day in Court
    • Child Murder: Maria Colwell
    • Parent Murder: Pierre Rivière
    • An Alternative: Violence and Healing
  • III. Patterns in Context
    • The Triumph of Ellen West: An Ecological Perspective
  • Works Cited

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