Coverart for item
The Resource Gender, kinship, power : a comparative and interdisciplinary history, edited by Mary Jo Maynes ... [et al.]

Gender, kinship, power : a comparative and interdisciplinary history, edited by Mary Jo Maynes ... [et al.]

Label
Gender, kinship, power : a comparative and interdisciplinary history
Title
Gender, kinship, power
Title remainder
a comparative and interdisciplinary history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mary Jo Maynes ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DCC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Maynes, Mary Jo
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kinship
  • Sex role
  • Family
Label
Gender, kinship, power : a comparative and interdisciplinary history, edited by Mary Jo Maynes ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The father, the phallus, and the seminal word: dilemmas of patrilineality in Ancient Judaism -- Blood ties and semen ties: consanguinity and agnation in Roman law -- Kinship between the lines: the patriline, the concubine and the adopted son in late imperial China -- Musings on matriliny: understandings and social relations among the Sursurunga of New Ireland -- Family trees and the construction of kinship in renaissance Italy -- Marriage and women's subjectivity in a patrilineal system: the case of early modern Bologna -- Male authority and female autonomy: a study of the matrilineal Nayars of Kerala, South India -- The limits of patriliny: kinship, gender and women's speech practices in rural North India -- Cooking inside: kinship and gender in Bangangté idioms of marriage and procreation -- Patriarcal provisions for widows and orphans in medieval London -- Work and residence of "women alone" in the context of a patrilineal system (eighteenth- and nineteenth-century northern Italy) -- Heading household and surviving in a man's world: Brazilian women in the nineteenth century -- Illegitimacy and low-wage economy in highland Austria and Jamaica -- Women and kinship in propertyless classes in western Europe in the nineteenth century -- The social construction of wife and mother: women in Porfirian Mexico, 1880-1917 -- Matrifocal males: Gender, perception and experience of the domestic domain in Brazil -- The waxing and waning of matrilineality in São Paulo, Brazil: historical variations in an ambilineal system, 1500-1900 -- Divorced from the land: accommodation strategies of Indian women in eighteenth-century New England -- Let's go to my place: residence, gender and power in a Mende community -- The land, the law and legitimate chilcren: thinking through gender, kinship and nation in the British Virgin Islands
Control code
l80095033971
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 374 p
Isbn
9780415912983
Lccn
lc95033971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Gender, kinship, power : a comparative and interdisciplinary history, edited by Mary Jo Maynes ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The father, the phallus, and the seminal word: dilemmas of patrilineality in Ancient Judaism -- Blood ties and semen ties: consanguinity and agnation in Roman law -- Kinship between the lines: the patriline, the concubine and the adopted son in late imperial China -- Musings on matriliny: understandings and social relations among the Sursurunga of New Ireland -- Family trees and the construction of kinship in renaissance Italy -- Marriage and women's subjectivity in a patrilineal system: the case of early modern Bologna -- Male authority and female autonomy: a study of the matrilineal Nayars of Kerala, South India -- The limits of patriliny: kinship, gender and women's speech practices in rural North India -- Cooking inside: kinship and gender in Bangangté idioms of marriage and procreation -- Patriarcal provisions for widows and orphans in medieval London -- Work and residence of "women alone" in the context of a patrilineal system (eighteenth- and nineteenth-century northern Italy) -- Heading household and surviving in a man's world: Brazilian women in the nineteenth century -- Illegitimacy and low-wage economy in highland Austria and Jamaica -- Women and kinship in propertyless classes in western Europe in the nineteenth century -- The social construction of wife and mother: women in Porfirian Mexico, 1880-1917 -- Matrifocal males: Gender, perception and experience of the domestic domain in Brazil -- The waxing and waning of matrilineality in São Paulo, Brazil: historical variations in an ambilineal system, 1500-1900 -- Divorced from the land: accommodation strategies of Indian women in eighteenth-century New England -- Let's go to my place: residence, gender and power in a Mende community -- The land, the law and legitimate chilcren: thinking through gender, kinship and nation in the British Virgin Islands
Control code
l80095033971
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 374 p
Isbn
9780415912983
Lccn
lc95033971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

Library Locations

    • Sydney Jones LibraryBorrow it
      Chatham Street, Liverpool, L7 7BD, GB
      53.403069 -2.963723
Processing Feedback ...