Home and Family

Creating the Domestic Sphere

  • Graham Allan
  • Graham Crow

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Graham Allan, Graham Crow
    Pages 1-13
  3. Pauline Hunt
    Pages 66-81
  4. Fiona Devine
    Pages 82-101
  5. Michael Hardey
    Pages 122-140
  6. Joan Higgins
    Pages 159-173
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 174-190

About this book


Examining the role of home and family in the latter part of the 20th century, this book covers such subjects as the single parent, institutions and homes, the role of the mother in the family, and domestic architecture and domestic life.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Graham Allan
    • 1
  • Graham Crow
    • 1
  1. 1.University of SouthamptonUK

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