The Family in Question: Changing Households and Familiar Ideologies

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Macmillan, Jan 1, 1985 - Families - 193 pages

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Is patriarchy relevant in understanding families? 3 5
What is the family? Is it universal?
Why do people marry?

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About the author (1985)

Diana Gittins worked in higher education for ten years. She is the author of" Fair Sex "(Hutchinson, 1982) and a number of articles and essays on gender, families and childhood. She works as a consultant to the Open University and also writes poetry and fiction.

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