One Family's Story: A Primer on Bowen Theory (PDF)
The Bowen Center for the Study of the Family
One Family's Story introduces the eight concepts of Bowen theory by describing the experiences of a fictional family, Michael and Martha and their young daughter. Each chapter explains a different concept by using the family narrative for illustration and discussion. Written by Michael E. Kerr, MD, a Director Emeritus of the Bowen Center, One Family's Story is a popular and accessible introduction to Bowen theory.