". . . about federal dietary guidelines and food guidance system, portion sizes, healthy dietary supplements, and elements of good nutrition and its requirement through lifespan, the medical concerns, and healthy food choices : along with the importance of nutrition in weight management, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of nutrition support organizations and programs "
" . . . demonstrates how feminist contributions to family science advance our understanding of relationships among individuals, families, and communities. . . . provide overviews of the most important theories, methodologies, and practices, along with concrete examples of how scholars and practitioners actually engage in "doing" feminist family studies. "
". . . describes, analyzes, synthesizes, and critiques the current research and theory about family relationships, family structural variations, and the role of families in society. . . . also aims to provide the best synthesis of our existing scholarship on families "
". . . Brings together the latest research and theories in the field from international contributors across a range of disciplines, from sociology, cultural studies, and advertising to anthropology, business, and consumer behavior "