Making Manhood: Growing Up Male in Colonial New England Anne S. Lombard

ISBN: 9780674010581

Published: June 30th 2003

Hardcover

244 pages


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Making Manhood: Growing Up Male in Colonial New England  by  Anne S. Lombard

Making Manhood: Growing Up Male in Colonial New England by Anne S. Lombard
June 30th 2003 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, ZIP | 244 pages | ISBN: 9780674010581 | 10.35 Mb

Countering our image of early Anglo-American families as dominated by harsh, austere paatriarchs, Anne Lombard challenges long-held assumptions about the history of family life by casting a fresh look at the experience of growing up male in 17th- andMoreCountering our image of early Anglo-American families as dominated by harsh, austere paatriarchs, Anne Lombard challenges long-held assumptions about the history of family life by casting a fresh look at the experience of growing up male in 17th- and 18th-century New England.

Drawing upon sources ranging from mens personal writings to court records to medical literature, Lombard finds that New Englands Puritan settlers and their descendants shared a distinctive ideal of manhood that decisively shaped the lives of boys and men.



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