The Resource Heroes of their own lives : the politics and history of family violence : Boston, 1880-1960, Linda Gordon

Heroes of their own lives : the politics and history of family violence : Boston, 1880-1960, Linda Gordon

Label
Heroes of their own lives : the politics and history of family violence : Boston, 1880-1960
Title
Heroes of their own lives
Title remainder
the politics and history of family violence : Boston, 1880-1960
Statement of responsibility
Linda Gordon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordon, Linda
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6626.22.B67
LC item number
G67 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marital violence
  • Child abuse
  • Wife abuse
  • Incest
  • Child abuse
  • Incest
  • Marital violence
  • Wife abuse
  • Massachusetts
Label
Heroes of their own lives : the politics and history of family violence : Boston, 1880-1960, Linda Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, 1988
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- "The Cruelty": Child Protection 1880-1910 -- The Progressive-Era Transformation of Child Protection 1900-1920 -- Single Mothers and the Contradictions of Child-Protection Policy -- "So Much for the Children Now So Little Before": Child Neglect and Parental Responsibility -- "Only to Bring My Children Up Good": Child Abuse and Social Change -- "Be Careful About Father": Incest Girls' Resistance and the Construction of Femininity -- "The Powers of the Weak": Wife-Beating and Battered Women's Resistance -- Conclusion: Social Control and the "Powers of the Weak"
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 383 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780252070792
Lccn
2002017124
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48857609
  • (OCoLC)ocm48857609
Label
Heroes of their own lives : the politics and history of family violence : Boston, 1880-1960, Linda Gordon
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, 1988
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- "The Cruelty": Child Protection 1880-1910 -- The Progressive-Era Transformation of Child Protection 1900-1920 -- Single Mothers and the Contradictions of Child-Protection Policy -- "So Much for the Children Now So Little Before": Child Neglect and Parental Responsibility -- "Only to Bring My Children Up Good": Child Abuse and Social Change -- "Be Careful About Father": Incest Girls' Resistance and the Construction of Femininity -- "The Powers of the Weak": Wife-Beating and Battered Women's Resistance -- Conclusion: Social Control and the "Powers of the Weak"
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 383 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780252070792
Lccn
2002017124
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48857609
  • (OCoLC)ocm48857609

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