Gender, Kinship and Power: A comparative and interdisciplinary history

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

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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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages385
ISBN (Electronic)9781317721949
ISBN (Print)9780415912983
StatePublished - Jan 27 2014

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