|49-280 The History of the Modern Family W(3-0) [0.50]|
An examination of the family since 1500 with particular emphasis on the English speaking world, though comparisons will be made with other societies. Topics considered will include: change in the legal structure of marriage; power relations and sex roles within the family; the role of kin in the family; changing attitudes to sexuality; the attitude of state to the family and its functions.
|1998-99 Undergraduate Calendar|
Last revised: May 31, 1998.