Sexuality and Marriage in Colonial Latin America

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Asunci˘n Lavrin
U of Nebraska Press, 1992 - History - 349 pages
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A very fine collection of studies on the interaction of the genders in the colonial period--the process that bound men and women in personal relationships before the formation of the family, and the social and religious mechanisms that attempted to regulate them. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
  

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A look at sexuality and gender in Latin America in the 16th-18th centuries. Very interesting, but it really makes you wonder about how complete of a view we get when we look at history. In this ... Read full review

Contents

ASUNCION LAVRIN
1
Sexuality
47
RICHARD BOYER
80
SERGE GRUZINSKI
96
ANN TWINAM
118
KATHY WALDRON List of Contributors 341
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Asunci˘n Lavrin is a professor of history at Arizona State University at Tempe. Her 1995 book, Women, Feminism, and Social Change in Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay, 1890?1940, won the Arthur P. Whitaker Prize from the Middle Atlantic Council on Latin American Studies.

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