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Author King, Laura, author

Title Family men : fatherhood and masculinity in Britain, 1914-1960 / Laura King
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2015
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Summary An academic study of fathers and families in the period from the First World War to the end of the 1950s, suggesting that though the roles and responsibilities fulfilled by men did not shift rapidly, their relationships, position in the family, and identities underwent significant changes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Fatherhood -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Men -- Identity.
Masculinity -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191753022 (ebook)