Modernization, Family Life, and Child Development in Kokwet

  title={Modernization, Family Life, and Child Development in Kokwet},
  author={Charles M. Super and Sara Harkness},
This document the 18th chapter in a book that considers how African families are responding to the crisis posed by social change analyzes the pathways of change chosen by individual families in the western highlands of Kenya during a specific period of time and the initial consequences of these choices for children. The introduction notes that this analysis emphasizes that 1) the particular life histories of families (age religion etc.) significantly influences how social change affects them 2… CONTINUE READING