The Rise of the Egalitarian Family: Aristocratic Kinship and Domestic Relations in Eighteenth-Century England
The Rise of the Egalitarian Family: Aristocratic Kinship and Domestic Relations in Eighteenth-Century England illustrates the two major changes that the European family has undergone in the thousand years of its history. The book discusses kindred and patrilineage; settlement and marriage; as well as patriarchy and domesticity. The text also describes childbearing; the relationship of mothers and infants; fathers and children relationship. Moralists, historians, and people interested in this type of writing will find the book invaluable.
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Chapter 1 Kindred and Patrilineage
Chapter 2 Settlement and Marriage
Chapter 3 Patriarchy and Domesticity
Chapter 4 Childbearing
Chapter 5 Mothers and Infants
Chapter 6 Fathers and Children
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