Man and Wife in America by Hendrik Hartog
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Man and Wife in America
By Hendrik Hartog

Man and Wife in America

A History

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Man and Wife in America by Hendrik Hartog

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As we watch and listen to these men and women, enmeshed in law and escaping from marriages, we catch reflected images both of ourselves and our parents, of our desires and our anxieties about marriage. Hartog shows how our own conflicts and confusions about marital roles and identities are rooted in the history of marriage and the legal struggles that defined and transformed it.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780674008113
ISBN-10: 0674008111
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 155mm x 25mm)
Pages: 416
Imprint: Harvard University Press
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publish Date: 7-May-2002
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Hendrik Hartog

Hendrik Hartog is Class of 1921 Bicentennial Professor in the History of American Law and Liberty at Princeton University.

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