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Brave new families : stories of domestic upheaval in late twentieth century America

Author: Judith Stacey
Publisher: [New York] : Basic Books, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Probes the shattering impact of the feminist and postindustrial revolutions on the American working-class family; an account of how economic insecurity and the sexual revolution are creating "recombinant families," no longer defined by blood ties and traditional gender roles.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Cas, Études de
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Stacey
ISBN: 0465007465 9780465007462 046500752X 9780465007523
OCLC Number: 21525612
Description: xiv, 328 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introductions: The making and unmaking of modern families --
Land of dreams and disasters : postindustrial living in the Silicon Valley --
BOOK 1. Pamela's kin. Feminims, fundamentalism, and a postmodern extened family: Pam's revelation and mine --
Sprouting some odd branches : a divorce-extended family --
Pamela's children : spirited youth in stressful times --
Global ministries of love and new wave evangelicalism --
The gray and spotted dogs --
BOOK 2. The Lewison's/ High-tech visions and battered dreams: The last 'modern' family in town --
To feminism and partway back --
If wishes were fishes : surviving loss in a matrifocal family --
Conclusions: The postmodern family, for better and worse --
Epilogue. Taking women at their word.
Responsibility: Judith Stacey.

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How the traditional nuclear family has been supplanted by a variety of new relationships not necessarily defined by blood ties and traditional gender roles.  Read more...

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