The Resource Macho men and modern women : Mexican immigration, social experts and changing family values in the 20th century United States, Claudia Roesch

Macho men and modern women : Mexican immigration, social experts and changing family values in the 20th century United States, Claudia Roesch

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Macho men and modern women : Mexican immigration, social experts and changing family values in the 20th century United States
Title
Macho men and modern women
Title remainder
Mexican immigration, social experts and changing family values in the 20th century United States
Statement of responsibility
Claudia Roesch
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With the arrival of Mexican immigrant families in the United States different notions of family converged. Did this result in a change in mainstream society's understanding of family values?This longterm study from 1910 to 1980 offers new insight on the interplay of the scientization of social work and changing family values in the age of modernity.--
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973/.046872
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.M5
LC item number
R58726 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Family Values and Social Change
Series volume
v.1
Label
Macho men and modern women : Mexican immigration, social experts and changing family values in the 20th century United States, Claudia Roesch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: Macho Men and Modern Women ; 1. The State of Research on Mexican Americans and Mexican Immigration ; 2. Research in American Family History ; 3. Social Experts and History of Science ; 4. Theoretical and Methodological Framework ; 5. Structure of this Volume
  • 1 Americanization and the "Cultural Deficiency Paradigm" (1920s-1930s) 1.1 "Go after the Women": Mexican-origin Mothers in Americanization Programs ; 1.2 "Appeal to his manhood": Negotiating Gender Norms and Practices in Social Workers' Complaint Files
  • 2. The Eugenics Movement and the Biological Essentialist Paradigm (1920s-1930s) 2.1 "Is he a real man?": Hegemonic Ideals of Fatherhood ; 2.2 "The Evils of Unregulated Birth": Eugenic Thinking, Family Size and Birth Control
  • 3. The Modernization Paradigm and the Isolated Nuclear Family (1940s-1950s) 3.1 "...we must begin with the BOY": Masculine Role Models, Modernization and Measures against Juvenile Delinquency ; 3.2 Rural Motherhood between Isolation and Agency as Midwives and Healers
  • 4. From Modernization Theory to a Psychologization Paradigm (1950s-1960s) 4.1 Familia, Machismo, Compadrazgo? Debates on Democratic Family Structures in the Cold War Context ; 4.2 The Culture of Poverty and "multi-problem families" in Lyndon B. Johnson's Great Society
Control code
ocn931035860
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 508 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110399455
Lccn
2015047519
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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876180
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.b35132280
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remote
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  • (OCoLC)931035860
  • pebcs3110399458

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