Creating Families Across Boundaries A Case Study of RomanianEgyptian Mixed Marriages (Cairo Papers in Social Science) by Ana Vinea

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Published by American University in Cairo Press .

Written in English

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  • Ethnic studies,
  • Marriage,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Egypt,
  • Romania,
  • Sociology - Marriage & Family,
  • Social Science / Sociology / Marriage & Family

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Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9191140M
ISBN 109774160797
ISBN 109789774160790

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Creating Families Across Boundaries: A Case Study of Romanian–Egyptian Mixed Marriages: Cairo Papers Vol. 28, No. 1 (Cairo Papers in Social Science) 1st. Print book: English: 1st edView all editions and formats Summary: Based on interviews with thirteen Romanian-Egyptian couples presently living in Cairo, this study focuses on three interrelated aspects of these mixed marriages: the contexts that allowed the formation of the mixed families; and the practices in which the couples engage in terms.

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Open All Close All. Step 1: Identify the family rules. Identify and clearly define the rules. Toddlers and preschoolers can only learn and remember two to three rules at any one time. Try starting with one rule to give children a chance to learn how family rules work before others are added.

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I feel like I gained so much from this book, as the authors take you step-by-step through why people act the way they do. As well as how to set up boundaries in the different areas of your life – such as family, friends, work and God.

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