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Cradle of the Middle Class: The Family in Oneida County, New York, 1790-1865

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Focusing primarily on the middle class, this study delineates the social, intellectual and psychological transformation of the American family from 1780-1865. Examines the emergence of the privatized middle-class family with its sharp division of male and female roles.

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Examines the emergence of the privatized middle-class family with its sharp division of male and female roles.

Table of Contents

Preface; Introduction: locating domesticity; 1. Family, community, and the frontier generation, 1790-1820; 2. Family in transition: the revival cycle, 1813-1838; 3. The era of association: between family and society, 1825-1845; 4. Privacy and the making of the self-made man: family strategies of the middle class at midcentury; 5. A sphere is not a home: woman's larger place in the city at midcentury; Conclusion; Appendices; Notes; Sources and select bibliography; Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521274036
Editor:
Ryan, Mary P.
Editor:
Thernstrom, Stephan
Editor:
Fogel, Robert
Editor:
Thernstrom, Stephan
Author:
Ryan, Mary P.
Author:
Thernstrom, Stephan
Author:
Fogel, Robert
Author:
Mary P., Ryan
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Sociology - Marriage & Family
Subject:
Russia (pre & post Soviet Union)
Subject:
Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union
Subject:
Russia-General Russian History
Subject:
United States - 19th Century
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Modern History
Publication Date:
20040331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.94x6.22x.83 in. 1.16 lbs.

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History and Social Science » American Studies » Pre World War I
History and Social Science » Russia » General Russian History
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