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Family life in 17th- and 18th-century America [electronic resource] / James M. Volo and Dorothy Denneen Volo.

Other records:
Author/Creator:
Volo, James M., 1947-
Other Title:
Family life in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century America
Publication:
Westport, CT : Greenwood Press, 2006.
Series:
Family life through history.
Family life through history
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 323 p. : ill.
Subjects:
Families -- United States -- History -- 17th century.
Families -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
North America -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Contents:
The role of family
Folkways
Family structure
The role of father
Patriarch
Wise and seasonable counsels
Educator
Provider
Protector
Estate builder
The role of mother
Women as wives
Women as mothers
Women as housewives
The role of children
Children as family
Children as learners
Children as workers
The role of servants and slaves
Servants
Race-based slavery.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Volo, Dorothy Denneen, 1949-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN:
0313331995 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
62876978
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