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A world of their own making : myth, ritual, and the quest for family values

Author: John R Gillis
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Harvard University Press pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Folklore
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John R Gillis
ISBN: 0674961889 9780674961883 0465054145 9780465054145
OCLC Number: 37697786
Description: xix, 310 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Different times, different places: meanings of family and home before the modern age --
Enchanting families: the Victorian origins of modern family cultures --
Mythic figures in the suburban landscape --
New times and new places: myths and rituals for a global era.
Responsibility: John R. Gillis.

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