Robin Fox - Social Science - 1967 - 273 pages
New paperback edition of Robin Fox's study of systems of kinship and alliance, which has become an established classic of social science literature.
Gail Reekie - Family & Relationships - 1998 - 215 pages
Why do conservative politicians and scholars in Britain, Australia and the United States continue to view rising rates of out-of-wedlock births and teenage pregnancies as a ...
Jack Goody - History - 1983 - 308 pages
Around 300 A.D. European patterns of marriage and kinship were turned on their head. What had previously been the norm - marriage to close kin - became the new taboo. The same ...
Jack Goody - Social Science - 1976 - 157 pages
An ambitious general study of the development of marriage, family and conjugal roles in the change from hoe to plough agriculture, relating African society to Asian and European.