Changing families in Australia 1901-2001

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There have been profound changes in family structure and values since Federation - working-class households were commonly crowded and economically precarious - diversity at the time of Federation included extended kin, neighbours, servants and lodgers - present day diversity is associated with single-parent families, stepfamilies and childless couples.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6-11
Number of pages5
JournalFamily Matters
Issue number60
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2001
Externally publishedYes


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