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Women, marriage, and politics, 1860-1914 / Pat Jalland
Bib ID 7089130
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Jalland, Patricia, author
 
Description Oxford, [Oxfordshire] : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1986 
xi, 366 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm 
ISBN 0198226683
9780198226680
Full contents
  • Introduction: The education of good wives and mothers
  • pt. 1. Courtship and marriage: no. 1. The rituals of courtship and marriage: Courtship
  • Engagement
  • Initiation into the new family and loss of the old
  • Weddings and honeymoons
  • no. 2. Money and marriage: Parental control and influence
  • Social considerations: the unspoken assumptions
  • Money as a prerequisite for marriage
  • Marriage settlements
  • no. 3. Love and other complications: Love and marriage
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-343) and index.

Subjects Women -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.  |  Politicians' spouses -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.  |  Women in public life -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.  |  Families -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.  |  Mujeres en la política -- Gran Bretaña -- Historia -- Siglo XIX.  |  Familia -- Gran Bretaña -- Historia -- Siglo XIX.  |  Femmes -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire -- 19e siècle.  |  Hommes politiques -- Conjoints -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire -- 19e siècle.  |  Femmes dans la vie publique -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire -- 19e siècle.  |  Famille -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire -- 19e siècle.  |  Great Britain.  |  Great Britain Families of politicians Women Social conditions, 1860-1914  |  Australian

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