Family

Ask a Scholar: Welfare, Single Mothers, and Marriage

Sep 07, 2012 by Lawrence M. Mead |

A politics scholar addresses the question, "Should marriage be a condition included in welfare reform? Would welfare benefits incentivize women to get married?"

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Capitalism and Western Civilization: Immaterial Resources

Sep 06, 2012 by William H. Young |

William Young examines the vital role of immaterial resources in the educational process.

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The “Marriage Premium”

Jan 27, 2012 by George Leef |

Mr. Leef makes fun of the concept of a "college degree premium" with a parallel to marriage as an earning stimulant.

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No Undergrad Degree Is Worth $250,000

Nov 29, 2011 by Ashley Thorne |

So says financial expert Dave Ramsey to a woman whose stepdaughter wants her parents to finance her $250,000 private college education.

 
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Marriage and Family in Western Civilization

Sep 01, 2011 by William H. Young |

William H. Young examines the present dysfunctional state of the family in light of its traditional role in Western Civilization.

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Tiger Mother at the Gym

Jun 03, 2011 by Ashley Thorne |

"I compared his math homework to a Chinese math assignment, and his is much easier."

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Debating Same-Sex Marriage

Mar 23, 2011 by Peter Wood |

Peter Wood considers the academy's influence on public opinion regarding same-sex marriage and encourages more debate among scholars.

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Is Chick-fil-A Anti-Gay?

Feb 07, 2011 by Peter Wood |

Two colleges sought to boycott Chick-fil-A after the restaurant chain donated food to a marriage seminar in Pennsylvania.

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Overheard at Starbuck’s: A Parents Call

Feb 09, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |

Parents and grandparents of college students, we’d love to hear from you. Do you have a memorable comment your child has said about his or her college experience?

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Gone, Daddy, Gone

Jul 17, 2008 by Adrianna Groth |

College Students get little encouragement to esteem the traditional family from the redefined-family curriculum and "hooking-up" dorm culture.

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