HDEV 0023. Dynamics of Parenthood

Units: 3
Formerly known as HDEV 23ABCD
Advisory: Completion of HDEV 1 with grade of "C" or better
Hours: 54 lecture
A survey of historical and contemporary attitudes toward parenting. Review of research on child-rearing practices and parent-child relationships. Exploration of current approaches for effective interaction and communication of family members. Emphasis on the influence of personality, developmental stage, family structures, ethnic and cultural factors. (CSU)