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Title The extended family in black societies [electronic resource] / editors, Demitri B. Shimkin, Edith M. Shimkin, Dennis A. Frate.

Imprint The Hague : Mouton, 1978.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xxi, 526 p. : ill., ports.
Series World anthropology
Note Papers prepared for the 9th International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences, Chicago, 1973.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents section 1. Introduction -- section 2. The extended family in Holmes County, Mississippi and its outliers -- section 3. Is there a national pattern in the United States? -- section 4. Afro-American perspectives on the extended family -- section 5. Implications for policy.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject African American extended families -- Congresses.
African American extended families -- Mississippi -- Holmes County -- Congresses.
Families, Black -- Congresses.
Holmes County (Miss.) -- Social conditions -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Shimkin, Demitri B. (Demitri Boris), 1916-1992.
Shimkin, Edith M.
Frate, Dennis A., 1948-
ProQuest (Firm)
International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (9th : 1973 : Chicago, Ill.)
ISBN 9027975906
0202900770 (Aldine)
9783110807769 (e-book)

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