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The Age of Independence

Interracial Unions, Same-Sex Unions, and the Changing American Family

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674034907

Publication Date: 09/30/2009

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280 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

12 line illustrations; 25 tables

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  • Acknowledgments
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Family Government
  • 3. The Independent Life Stage
  • 4. The Rise of Alternative Unions
  • 5. Alternative Unions and the Independent Life Stage
  • 6. Childhood
  • 7. The Rise of Tolerance
  • 8. Privacy and the Law
  • 9. Same-Sex Marriage and the Future of the American Family
  • Appendix Tables
  • Notes
  • Index

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