Chapter Four - Chapter Four I. Structural Transformation of...

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Chapter Four I. Structural Transformation of the Economy and Family A. The interrelated forces transforming the U.S. B. The New Economy: What does it Mean for Families? C. Shifting Family Forms II. Immigration and the Changing Racial Landscape A. Demographic Trends and Increasing Diversity B. The Effects of Immigration on Immigrant Families C. The Effects of Immigration on Family Dynamics III. Aging and Society A. The Demographics of an Aging Society B. The Consequences of an Aging Society on Families and the Elderly C. Role Transitions D. Responses by the Elderly: Human Agency
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I. Global and Structural Transformation of the Economy and Families A. Interrelated forces transforming the U.S. i. New Technologies Based on Microelectronics. ii. Globalization of the Economy iii. Capital Flight 1.Oversea Investment by U.S. Firms 2.Relocation of Business 3.Mergers and Takeovers iv. From manufacturing to knowledge-based corporations 1.internet (www) 2.labor supply in 3ird world countries (India) 3.cheaper cost of skilled labor (2/5)
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B. The New Economy: What does it Mean for Families? i. The Changing Nature of Jobs
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Chapter Four - Chapter Four I. Structural Transformation of...

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