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Limiting Births in the Early Republic
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Overview of Doing History Through Private Life
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Manners and the Civilizing Process
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Traditional Family Values and Breakdown of the Family
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Sports
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Holidays and the Invention of Tradition
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Childbirth in Early America
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Death in Early America
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Responses to Death in Nineteenth Century America
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Does the American Family Have a History? Family Images and Realities
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Families in Colonial America
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Themes and Variations in Family Patterns
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The Emergence of the 'Republican' Family
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Slave and Working-Class Families
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Twentieth-Century Families
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Contemporary Families
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Mothers and Fathers in America: Looking Backward, Looking Forward
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Key Themes in the History of Motherhood and Fatherhood
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Fatherhood and Motherhood in Colonial America
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Themes and Variations in Men's and Women's Roles in Colonial America
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Eighteenth Century Transformations in Motherhood and Fatherhood
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Motherhood and Fatherhood in Nineteenth Century Families
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Working-Class Family Patterns
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Government, Professional Expertise, and the Reconstruction of Fatherhood and Motherhood
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Motherhood and Fatherhood Since the Great Depression
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Families: Conclusion
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References for Families
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Housework in Late 19th Century America
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