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Title Family, household and gender relations in Latin America / edited by Elizabeth Jelin
Published London : Kegan Paul International ; [Paris] : Unesco, 1991


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Description viii, 229 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Family and household : outside world and private life / Elizabeth Jelin -- Family and human reproduction / Eunice R. Durham -- The exploitation of family morality : labour systems and family structure on Sao Paulo coffee plantations, 1850-1979 / Verena Stolcke -- Migration of women, family organization and labour markets in Mexico / Orlandina de Oliveira -- Dynastic growth and survival strategies : the solidarity of Mexican grand-families / Larissa Lomnitz, Marisol Perez-Lizaur -- Spouses, siblings and sex-linked bonding : a look at kinship organization in a Brazilian slum / Claudia Fonseca -- Social relations of consumption : the urban popular household / Elizabeth Jelin -- Family and class in contemporary America : notes towards an understanding of ideology / Rayna Rapp
Analysis Society Role of Women
South America
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-299)
Subject Families -- Latin America.
Households -- Latin America.
Kinship -- Latin America.
Sex role -- Latin America.
Women -- Latin America -- Social conditions.
Author Jelin, Elizabeth, 1941-
LC no. 90031956
ISBN 0710303998