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Bristol University Press at the European Society on Family Relations conference
Welcome to our virtual ESFR Conference stand. We are sorry that we couldn't join you in person this year. We have created this virtual space to share highlights from our journals and books, including free articles from Families, Relationships and Societies.
If you enjoy these free articles, please consider recommending our journals to your librarian or ask them to sign up for a 3 month free trial.
Don’t miss the Meet the Publisher event at ESFR on Wednesday 18th August 1pm - 2pm BST where we will be introducing Families, Relationships and Society Journal and Sociology of Children and Families book series.
Celebrating 10 years of Families, Relationships and Societies
Families, Relationships and Societies (FRS) is a social science journal designed to advance scholarship and debate in the growing field of families and relationships across the life course. It explores family life, relationships and generational issues from interdisciplinary, social science perspectives, whilst maintaining a solid grounding in sociological theory and methods and a strong policy and practice focus.
To mark the journal’s 10th anniversary, we’re making highlights from the journal free to access throughout 2021, including a free collection of seminal articles from the journal,
'Realising the (troubled) family', 'crafting the neoliberal state'
The 'family–work project': children's and parents' experiences of working parenthood
Jeni Harden et al.
The price of love: the prioritisation of childcare and income earning among UK fathers
Tracey Reynolds and Elisabetta Zontini
Highly Cited articles
Enjoy free access to the articles contributing to our latest impact factor of 0.759. The collection is free to access until 31 August.
Let's stop feeding the risk monster: towards a social model of 'child protection'
Brid Featherstone et al.
Volume 10 Number 1: Relationality in family and intimate practices
Guest Edited by Katherine Twamley, Andrea Doucet and Eva-Maria Schmidt
Volume 9 Number 1: Childhood, parenting culture, and adult-child relations in global perspectives
Guest edited by Charlotte Faircloth and Rachel Rosen
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