"Physical Settings for Families in 2020 In Space, On Earth"

Title"Physical Settings for Families in 2020 In Space, On Earth"
Year for Search1984
AuthorsDevlin, Ann Sloan
Secondary AuthorsKirkendall, Lester A., and Gravatt, Arthur E.
Secondary TitleMarriage and the Family in the Year 2020
Pagination226-46
Date Published1984
PublisherPrometheus Books
Place PublishedBuffalo, NY
KeywordsFemale author, US author
Annotation

Discusses the effects of space colonies, underground housing, and underwater living and gives details about the flexible interiors of the new housing as well as discussing some alternative family arrangements. Stress on technology and the variety of living arrangements that will be available, including communal living.

Holding Institutions

MoU-St, TxU

Author Note

The female author is a professor of psychology at Connecticut College.

Full Text

1984 Devlin, Ann Sloan. “Physical Settings for Families in 2020 in Space, On Earth.” Marriage and the Family in the Year 2020. Ed. Lester A. Kirkendall and Arthur E. Gravatt (Buffalo, NY: Prometheus Books, 1984), 226-46. MoU-St, PSt, TxU

Discusses the effects of space colonies, underground housing, and underwater living and gives details about the flexible interiors of the new housing as well as discussing some alternative family arrangements. Stress on technology and the variety of living arrangements that will be available, including communal living. The female author is a professor of psychology at Connecticut College.