Databases \ FAMILY: Australian Family & Society Abstracts


Australian writing and research on the legal, sociological, psychological, economic and demographic situation of Australian children and adults.

Coverage includes children and child development, adolescence and youth, the aged and services to the aged, marriage and divorce, adoption and foster care, child abuse and domestic violence, employment and unemployment, family law, health, housing, minority families, population studies, social change and social issues, social and community services, sexual attitudes and behaviours.

FAMILY indexes and abstracts journal articles, conference papers, books, book chapters, government publications, research reports, discussion and working papers, statistical documents, annual reports, theses, training and curriculum materials and other media such as videos.


1980 to the present, updated three times a year.


FAMILY is produced by the Australian Institute of Family Studies.
An Informit database.


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