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Kinship and Marriage: An Anthropological Perspective

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.
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A World of Babies: Imagined Childcare Guides for Seven Societies

Judy S. DeLoache, Alma Gottlieb - Family & Relationships - 2000 - 280 pages
Provides a cross-cultural look at the child-rearing practices in seven societies around the world.
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Demographic Behavior in the Past: A Study of Fourteen German Village ...

John E. Knodel - History - 2002 - 616 pages
This book examines the demographic behaviour of families in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Germany.
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Human Flourishing: Volume 16, Part 1

Ellen Frankel Paul, Fred D. Miller - Philosophy - 1999 - 370 pages
This volume examines human flourishing and its relationship to other key concepts in moral theory. Some essays question whether a theory of human nature can allow us to develop ...
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Measuring Immorality: Social Inquiry and the Problem of Illegitimacy

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 ...
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The Development of the Family and Marriage in Europe

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 ...
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Production and Reproduction: A Comparative Study of the Domestic Domain

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.
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Maternities and Modernities: Colonial and Postcolonial Experiences in Asia ...

Kalpana Ram, Margaret Jolly - Family & Relationships - 1998 - 305 pages
A wide-ranging, comparative study of concepts of motherhood, first published in 1998.
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