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The Resource Blood Ties and Fictive Ties : Adoption and Family Life in Early Modern France, (electronic book)

Blood Ties and Fictive Ties : Adoption and Family Life in Early Modern France, (electronic book)

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Blood Ties and Fictive Ties : Adoption and Family Life in Early Modern France
Title
Blood Ties and Fictive Ties
Title remainder
Adoption and Family Life in Early Modern France
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Paris during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, the practice of adopting children was strongly discouraged by cultural, religious, and legal authorities on the grounds that it disrupted family blood lines. In fact, historians have assumed that adoption had generally not been practiced in France or in the rest of Europe since late antiquity. Challenging this view, Kristin Gager brings to light evidence showing how married couples and single men and women from the artisan neighborhoods in early modern Paris did manage to adopt children as their legal heirs. In so doing, she offers a
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Gager, Kristin Elizabeth
Dewey number
362.7/34/0944
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV875.58.F8
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adoption
  • Adopted children
  • Families
Label
Blood Ties and Fictive Ties : Adoption and Family Life in Early Modern France, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Epilogue Revolutionary Visions of Blood Ties and Adoptive Ties; Appendix A Transcriptions of Selected Adoption Contracts; Appendix B Information on the Adoptive Parents and Adoptees
Control code
ocn884012710
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (210 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400864331
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Blood Ties and Fictive Ties : Adoption and Family Life in Early Modern France, (electronic book)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Epilogue Revolutionary Visions of Blood Ties and Adoptive Ties; Appendix A Transcriptions of Selected Adoption Contracts; Appendix B Information on the Adoptive Parents and Adoptees
Control code
ocn884012710
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (210 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400864331
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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