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Matrimony: A key element in the demographic system of Modern Europe
In this paper, I summarize Moreno’s work cited above. This summary discusses the factors affecting human natural fertility and also considers European experience during the Modern period. This has been made possible ...
The Monogamous family : a historical perspective
The reasons and consequences of the Catholic Church’s historical position on marriage among relatives since the 4th century have been extensively debated by many socio‐historians. The assertions made by Jack Goody that the ...
History of Kenya to 1900 : a synopsis of the history of Kenya before Colonisation
A summary of for love or for money – or both? by Nancy Folbre and Julie A. Nelson
Nancy Folbre and Julie Nelson study the shift from non‐market to market labour in the contemporary society, of the United States of America (US). The consequences are far reaching with regard to social care, economics and ...