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The Resource Families in crisis in the Old South : divorce, slavery, and the law, Loren Schweninger

Families in crisis in the Old South : divorce, slavery, and the law, Loren Schweninger

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Families in crisis in the Old South : divorce, slavery, and the law
Title
Families in crisis in the Old South
Title remainder
divorce, slavery, and the law
Statement of responsibility
Loren Schweninger
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Schweninger, Loren
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Domestic relations
  • Divorce
  • Slavery
  • Adultery
  • Wife abuse
Label
Families in crisis in the Old South : divorce, slavery, and the law, Loren Schweninger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-228) and index
Contents
The evolution of divorce laws -- Adultery and the question of race -- Insanity, alcoholism, abandonment, and abuse -- Lawyers, judges, juries, and decrees -- Married women and property -- Slaves and owners' domestic conflicts
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 236 p.
Isbn
9780807835692
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012002040
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)774147856
Label
Families in crisis in the Old South : divorce, slavery, and the law, Loren Schweninger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-228) and index
Contents
The evolution of divorce laws -- Adultery and the question of race -- Insanity, alcoholism, abandonment, and abuse -- Lawyers, judges, juries, and decrees -- Married women and property -- Slaves and owners' domestic conflicts
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 236 p.
Isbn
9780807835692
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012002040
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)774147856

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