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Framing American divorce

from the revolutionary generation to the Victorians

by Norma Basch

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Divorce -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
    • Divorce -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographic references and index.

      StatementNorma Basch.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ833 .B37 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 237 p. :
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL372312M
      ISBN 100520214900
      LC Control Number98033947

      The Origins of American Gun Culture, Bellion: Wendy: Center for Historic American Visual Culture: University of Delaware: associate professor: The Space of Iconoclasm: New York and American Historical Memory: Belolan: Nicole:   Historical literature on divorce in nineteenth-century America has been immeasurably enriched recently with the publication of works by Norma Basch (Framing Ame We use cookies to enhance your experience on our continuing to Author: Richard H. Chused.

      Ebooks Framing American Divorce: From the Revolutionary Generation to the Victorians Pdf Epub Mobi Audiobook - Title: Framing American Di Read More ^()^ Download Story of World War II (Dover History Coloring Book) Pdf Epub. In , Puritans in Massachusetts granted the first divorce in America, to Mrs. James Luxford, on grounds of bigamy (she was awarded Mr. Luxford's property and he was fined, placed in the stocks, then banished to England). Divorce has been a fact of American life ever since. Indeed, by , one in sixteen marriages ended in divorce; by , one in six; and today, one out of every two.

        The divorce rate did then soar, but was this a sign of an abandonment of central American values? There is, in fact, a good case for divorce being a central American value. Glenda Riley's Divorce: An American Tradition documents how America led the world in divorce from the s on. True, it was rare but notably less rare than in England and.   Framing American Divorce, in contrast, focuses on divorce and its changing societal acceptance. In exploring the social, political, theoretical, and religious contexts of divorce and the debates that it engendered, Basch, professor of history at Rutgers University -Newark, locates its changing symbolic meaning in the period from to


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