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Gender, Kinship and Power

A Comparative and Interdisciplinary History, 1st Edition

Edited by Mary Jo Maynes, Ann Waltner, Birgitte Soland, Ulrike Strasser

Routledge

374 pages

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pub: 1995-12-12
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Through twenty engaging essays exploring cultures ranging from ancient Judaic civilization to contemporary Brazil, Gender, Kinship and Power places important contemporary issues related to kinship--such as parental responsibility and female-headed households--in their proper comparative and historical framework.

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HISTORY / General