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The Resource Family life in Britain, 1650-1910, Carol Beardmore, Cara Dobbing, Steven King, editors

Family life in Britain, 1650-1910, Carol Beardmore, Cara Dobbing, Steven King, editors

Label
Family life in Britain, 1650-1910
Title
Family life in Britain, 1650-1910
Statement of responsibility
Carol Beardmore, Cara Dobbing, Steven King, editors
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
306.850941
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HQ614
  • HQ613
LC item number
.F37 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beardmore, Carol
  • Dobbing, Cara
  • King, Steven
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Families
  • Families
  • Families
  • Families
  • Families
Label
Family life in Britain, 1650-1910, Carol Beardmore, Cara Dobbing, Steven King, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • Intro; Contents; Notes on Contributors; List of Figures; List of Tables; Chapter 1 Introduction; Context; The Size and Shape of Co-residential Units; The Extent of Nominal and Fictive Kinship; The Meaning of Family and Kinship; Trends in the Utility of Family and Kinship; Chapter Structure; Part I Economies of the Family; Chapter 2 Family Fortunes: Marriage, Inheritance and Economic Challenges in Scotland c.1660-1800; Overview; Inheritance Laws and Family Property: Fideicommissa, Entails and the Enlightened Attack on 'feudalism'; Public Finances and Family Fortunes
  • Negotiating Family Interests: Litigation in the Court of Session, Appeals to the House of Lords, and Private Statutes, c.1660-1800Conclusion; Chapter 3 Victorian Professions: The Galvanising (and Shaping) Force of Death on Families; Introduction; The Victorian 'Professional' Family; An Experiential Account of Bereavement in a Professional Family; Declining Fortunes in Nineteenth-Century Dundee; Widows and Spinsters; Conclusion; Chapter 4 "The Widows and Orphans of Servants Are Dying": The Conflict of Family in the Design and Application of Nineteenth-Century Civil Servant Pensions; Overview
  • Constructing the Post Office FamilyThe Superannuation Debates; The Familial Role in Postal Work; Conclusion; Part II Family Processes; Chapter 5 Step Motherhood in the Nineteenth Century: Elinor Packe and Continuing Family Cohesiveness, 1900-1911; Overview; Sources and Background to the Packe Family; The Packe's and Their Interconnections; Conclusion; Chapter 6 Balancing the Family: Edward Wrench, Baslow G.P., c.1862-1890; Overview; The Baslow Practice; Husband and Wife Working Partnership; Balancing Family Commitments; The Impact of General Practice on Family Life; Conclusion
  • Chapter 7 The Family and Insanity: The Experience of the Garlands Asylum, 1862-1910Overview; Family as Instigators of Care; Maintenance of Family Ties; Family as the Cause of Insanity; Conclusion; Chapter 8 Conceptualising the 'Perfect' Family in Late Nineteenth-Century Philanthropic Institutions; Overview; The Nineteenth-Century Context; The Experience of the Waifs and Strays Society; Conclusion; Part III Reconstituting the Family; Chapter 9 Negotiating the Blending of Families: Tension and Affection Between Step-Parents and Children in Early Modern England; Overview
  • The Remarrying Widow-Why Marry Again?Step-Parents and the Law: Stereotype and Reality; Affectionate Bonds in Blended Families; Conclusion; Chapter 10 Family Beyond the Household: Constituting and Reconstituting as Kin; Themes and Context; Reconstructing Genealogies; Cardno and Fraser: Social and Economic Tensions, 1820s-1860s; Kinship in the Long-Term, 1870-1910; Conclusion; Chapter 11 Configuring and Re-configuring Families in Nineteenth-Century England; Overview; Sources; Fluid Families; Beyond the Memorial; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (295 p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783030048549
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1096524419
  • (OCoLC)1096524419
Label
Family life in Britain, 1650-1910, Carol Beardmore, Cara Dobbing, Steven King, editors
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • Intro; Contents; Notes on Contributors; List of Figures; List of Tables; Chapter 1 Introduction; Context; The Size and Shape of Co-residential Units; The Extent of Nominal and Fictive Kinship; The Meaning of Family and Kinship; Trends in the Utility of Family and Kinship; Chapter Structure; Part I Economies of the Family; Chapter 2 Family Fortunes: Marriage, Inheritance and Economic Challenges in Scotland c.1660-1800; Overview; Inheritance Laws and Family Property: Fideicommissa, Entails and the Enlightened Attack on 'feudalism'; Public Finances and Family Fortunes
  • Negotiating Family Interests: Litigation in the Court of Session, Appeals to the House of Lords, and Private Statutes, c.1660-1800Conclusion; Chapter 3 Victorian Professions: The Galvanising (and Shaping) Force of Death on Families; Introduction; The Victorian 'Professional' Family; An Experiential Account of Bereavement in a Professional Family; Declining Fortunes in Nineteenth-Century Dundee; Widows and Spinsters; Conclusion; Chapter 4 "The Widows and Orphans of Servants Are Dying": The Conflict of Family in the Design and Application of Nineteenth-Century Civil Servant Pensions; Overview
  • Constructing the Post Office FamilyThe Superannuation Debates; The Familial Role in Postal Work; Conclusion; Part II Family Processes; Chapter 5 Step Motherhood in the Nineteenth Century: Elinor Packe and Continuing Family Cohesiveness, 1900-1911; Overview; Sources and Background to the Packe Family; The Packe's and Their Interconnections; Conclusion; Chapter 6 Balancing the Family: Edward Wrench, Baslow G.P., c.1862-1890; Overview; The Baslow Practice; Husband and Wife Working Partnership; Balancing Family Commitments; The Impact of General Practice on Family Life; Conclusion
  • Chapter 7 The Family and Insanity: The Experience of the Garlands Asylum, 1862-1910Overview; Family as Instigators of Care; Maintenance of Family Ties; Family as the Cause of Insanity; Conclusion; Chapter 8 Conceptualising the 'Perfect' Family in Late Nineteenth-Century Philanthropic Institutions; Overview; The Nineteenth-Century Context; The Experience of the Waifs and Strays Society; Conclusion; Part III Reconstituting the Family; Chapter 9 Negotiating the Blending of Families: Tension and Affection Between Step-Parents and Children in Early Modern England; Overview
  • The Remarrying Widow-Why Marry Again?Step-Parents and the Law: Stereotype and Reality; Affectionate Bonds in Blended Families; Conclusion; Chapter 10 Family Beyond the Household: Constituting and Reconstituting as Kin; Themes and Context; Reconstructing Genealogies; Cardno and Fraser: Social and Economic Tensions, 1820s-1860s; Kinship in the Long-Term, 1870-1910; Conclusion; Chapter 11 Configuring and Re-configuring Families in Nineteenth-Century England; Overview; Sources; Fluid Families; Beyond the Memorial; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (295 p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783030048549
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1096524419
  • (OCoLC)1096524419

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