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More than Kin and Less than Kind

The Evolution of Family Conflict

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674022485

Publication Date: 09/30/2006


288 pages

21 halftones

Belknap Press


  • Prologue
  • 1. In a Family Way
  • 2. The Problem with Sex
  • 3. Nursery Life with Attitude
  • 4. The Trouble with Parents
  • 5. Raising Cain
  • 6. Killing Me Softly
  • 7. Parenting in an Uncertain World
  • 8. The Ultimate Food-Fight
  • 9. Gambling with Children
  • 10. Beggars, Cheats, and Bad Fruit
  • 11. Silly Squabbles and Serious Sabotage
  • 12. Parent-Offspring Conflict Revisited
  • 13. Till Death Do Us Part
  • 14. Upgrading the Kids
  • 15. Together Again
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Works Cited
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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