Flourishing Families Project records

Flourishing Families Project records

Dates: 2007-2009

Collection contains the records from the Flourishing Families Project organized by the Family Studies Center starting in 2007. It includes interviews, surveys, questionnaires, release forms, and DVD recordings of the interviews. The study's aim is to collect information about family processes and interactions that promote well-adjusted individuals from youth to adulthood. Dated 2007-2009.

  • Extent: 25 cartons (25 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Flourishing Families Project
  • Call Number: UA 5556
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; University Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Restricted. Closed for 25 years (until 2035) after the creation of the records and thereafter open to the public after consultation with the University Archivist and in accordance with the General Restriction Statement of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections.
Languages and Scripts
Collection was left in its original order.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Flourishing Families Project records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: UA 5556; Flourishing Families Project records; University Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: UA 5556, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Transfers made from Records Management in January 2011 and April 2013.
Acquisition Information
Transferred; Records Management; January 2011. Transferred; Records Management; April 2013.
Subject Terms
Families--Research--United States; Home and Family; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
DVDs; Interviews; Questionnaires
Processing Information
Processed; Katie Stuart; January 2011. Processed; Joseph Wiest; April 2013.
Appraisal Information
Departmental records (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).
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Finding Aid Title
Flourishing Families Project records
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Katie Stuart
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T12:49-0600
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Administrative History

The Flourishing Families Project is a research project conducted at Brigham Young University.

The project was developed at Brigham Young University in 2007 by Randal D. Day and other researchers. Using surveys, interviews, and observation, the group sought to identify factors that contributed to successful families. Research sites included Seattle, Washington and Provo, Utah.

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