Psychology Professor Debunks “Traditional Family” in New Textbook

Psychology Professor Tasha Howe has published a new textbook examining the biological, personal and social influences on modern families.

“Marriages and Families in the 21st Century: A Bioecological Approach” looks at the factors—peers, media, schools and culture affecting families. It also examines the issues—divorce, domestic violence, gender roles and work-life balance—they face.  Psychology Professor Tasha Howe

“I’ve been teaching for many years and had always struggled to find an appropriate textbook for my class,” said Howe, who teaches the undergraduate general education course “Family Relations in Contemporary Society” at HSU. See full story at Humboldt State Now.