AmitiÈ/friendship : an investigation into cross-cultural styles in Canada and the United States


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Gurdin, J. Barry


Keyword(s):
Friendship -- Sociological aspects. Friendship -- QuÈbec (Province) -- MontrÈal -- Sociological aspects. Friendship -- Cross-cultural studies. Vriendschap.


Year:
1996


Pages:
xvi, 551 p.


Publisher:
Austin & Winfield


Publisher location:
San Francisco


Accession number:
28665461


Label:
Box 132


Notes:
22 cm. 1. What Is a Friend? -- 2. Styles of Friendship -- 3. Some of My Best Friends Are ... -- 4. Friendship: Lip, Down, and in the Middle -- 5. Friendship and the Family -- 6. Friendship over the Years -- 7. Men, Women, and Close Friendship -- 8. A Clinical Sociology of Friendship -- 9. The Meanings of Friendship -- 10. Conclusion -- Appendix A: Methods of Research -- Appendix B: The Attributes of the Samples -- Appendix C: Three Dimensional Smallest Space Analyses for the Respondents' and Their Six Closest Friends' Ethnicities by Low, Middle, and High Occupational Strata -- Appendix D: Multidimensional Scalogram Analysis of Friendship Styles by Item Plots and Three Dimensional Smallest Space Analyses for Montrealers' Definitions of Friendship and Styles of Friendship. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. J. Barry Gurdin. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: HM132.5; Dewey: 302.3/4


ISBN:
ISBN: 1880921510 (alk. paper); 9781880921517 (alk. paper); 1880921529 (alk. paper); 9781880921524 (alk. paper) LCCN: 93-6060


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