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The Resource On the Borders of Love and Power : Families and Kinship in the Intercultural American Southwest, (electronic resource)

On the Borders of Love and Power : Families and Kinship in the Intercultural American Southwest, (electronic resource)

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On the Borders of Love and Power : Families and Kinship in the Intercultural American Southwest
Title
On the Borders of Love and Power
Title remainder
Families and Kinship in the Intercultural American Southwest
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Language
eng
Summary
Embracing the crossroads that made the region distinctive this book reveals how American families have always been characterized by greater diversity than idealizations of the traditional family have allowed. The essays show how family life figured prominently in relations to larger struggles for conquest and control
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Adams, David Wallace
Dewey number
305.800978
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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DeLuzio, Crista
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  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Families
  • Kinship
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
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On the Borders of Love and Power : Families and Kinship in the Intercultural American Southwest, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Half title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part One. Diverse Families and Racial Hierarchy; 1. Breaking and Remaking Families: The Fostering and Adoption of Native American Children in Non-Native Families in the American West, 1880-1940; 2. Becoming Comanches: Patterns of Captive Incorporation into Comanche Kinship Networks, 1820-1875; 3. "Seeking the Incalculable Benefit of a Faithful, Patient Man and Wife": Families in the Federal Indian Service, 1880-1925
  • 4. Hard Choices: Mixed-Race Families and Strategies of Acculturation in the U.S. West after 1848Part Two. Law, Order, and the Regulation of Family Life; 5. Family and Kinship in the Spanish and Mexican Borderlands: A Cultural Account; 6. Love, Honor, and the Power of Law: Probating the Ávila Estate in Frontier California; 7. "Who has a greater job than a mother?" Defining Mexican Motherhood on the U.S.-Mexico Border in the Early Twentieth Century; 8. Borderlands / La Familia: Mexicans, Homes, and Colonialism in the Early Twentieth-Century Southwest
  • Part Three. Borderland Cultures and Family Relationships9. Intimate Ties: Marriage, Families, and Kinship in Eighteenth-Century Pueblo Communities; 10. The Paradox of Kinship: Native-Catholic Communities in Alta California, 1769-1840s; 11. Territorial Bonds: Indenture and Affection in Intercultural Arizona, 1864-1894; 12. Writing Kit Carson in the Cold War: "The Family," "The West," and Their Chroniclers; Selected Bibliography; List of Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn795120548
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (764 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520951341
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)795120548
Label
On the Borders of Love and Power : Families and Kinship in the Intercultural American Southwest, (electronic resource)
Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Half title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part One. Diverse Families and Racial Hierarchy; 1. Breaking and Remaking Families: The Fostering and Adoption of Native American Children in Non-Native Families in the American West, 1880-1940; 2. Becoming Comanches: Patterns of Captive Incorporation into Comanche Kinship Networks, 1820-1875; 3. "Seeking the Incalculable Benefit of a Faithful, Patient Man and Wife": Families in the Federal Indian Service, 1880-1925
  • 4. Hard Choices: Mixed-Race Families and Strategies of Acculturation in the U.S. West after 1848Part Two. Law, Order, and the Regulation of Family Life; 5. Family and Kinship in the Spanish and Mexican Borderlands: A Cultural Account; 6. Love, Honor, and the Power of Law: Probating the Ávila Estate in Frontier California; 7. "Who has a greater job than a mother?" Defining Mexican Motherhood on the U.S.-Mexico Border in the Early Twentieth Century; 8. Borderlands / La Familia: Mexicans, Homes, and Colonialism in the Early Twentieth-Century Southwest
  • Part Three. Borderland Cultures and Family Relationships9. Intimate Ties: Marriage, Families, and Kinship in Eighteenth-Century Pueblo Communities; 10. The Paradox of Kinship: Native-Catholic Communities in Alta California, 1769-1840s; 11. Territorial Bonds: Indenture and Affection in Intercultural Arizona, 1864-1894; 12. Writing Kit Carson in the Cold War: "The Family," "The West," and Their Chroniclers; Selected Bibliography; List of Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn795120548
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (764 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520951341
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)795120548

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