Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-14 of 14 items

  • Keywords: and marriage x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Sex, Death, and Minuets: Anna Magdalena Bach and Her Musical Notebooks

David Yearsley

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226617701
eISBN:
9780226617848
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226617848.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

After leaving her parents' home to take up a court post as a professional singer, Anna Magdalena Bach née Wilcke (1701–60) would go on to become, through her marriage to the older Johann Sebastian ... More


Approaches

Christopher N. L. Brooke

in The Medieval Idea of Marriage

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205043
eISBN:
9780191676468
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205043.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Ideas

This book looks at marriage, particularly the marriage practices during the mid and late middle Ages. Different disciplines are used and put into play to describe and capture the image of medieval ... More


July 2003: Arranged Marriages, Forced Marriages and Consent to Sham Marriages

Kenneth McK Norrie

in Professor Norrie's Commentaries on Family Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781845861193
eISBN:
9781474406246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861193.003.0018
Subject:
Law, Family Law

Discusses a number of Scottish cases in which parties have sought to escape from their marriages on the ground that they were unconsented to, or sham. Approves of the Outer House decision in Hakeen v ... More


The Escape from Nosferatu

Gary L. Atkins

in Imagining Gay Paradise: Bali, Bangkok, and Cyber-Singapore

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9789888083237
eISBN:
9789882209305
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888083237.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Monogamous heterosexual romance, as solidified in its modern form in the early decades of the twentieth century, began to emerge as the new “triple supremacy” of culturally approved gender and sexual ... More


Everyday Masculinities in 21st-Century China: The Making of Able-Responsible Men

Magdalena Wong

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9789888528424
eISBN:
9789882203570
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888528424.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

Everyday Masculinities in 21st-Century China: The Making of Able-Responsible Men argues that a moral dimension in Chinese masculinity is of growing significance in fast-changing China. The author ... More


The Expansive Years of Hospice in the World (1967 – 1985)

David Clark

in Cicely Saunders: A Life and Legacy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190637934
eISBN:
9780190637965
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190637934.003.0006
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Pain Management and Palliative Pharmacology

Cicely Saunders rose steadily though the honours system — from O.B.E., to Dame, to Order of Merit. She mixed with archbishops and aristocrats. Journalists and writers sought her out. This may have ... More


Into the Sanctum, 1958–1964

Myra Strober and John Donahoe

in Sharing the Work: What My Family and Career Taught Me about Breaking Through (and Holding the Door Open for Others)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780262034388
eISBN:
9780262332095
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034388.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Chapter 4 covers my homesickness at Cornell and my excitement with my courses at the Cornell School of Industrial and Labor Relations, meeting my future husband, Sam Strober, and the encouragement I ... More


Emmanuel

Michael Jackson

in Wherewithal of Life: Ethics, Migration, and the Question of Well-Being

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780520276703
eISBN:
9780520956810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520276703.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

Meeting Emmanuel: history and biography; ambivalence and the primary bond; poverty, perversion, and adversity; comedy and tragedy; coping mechanisms; forbearance and endurance as virtues; migration ... More


Salvation, Knowledge, and Suffering

Nathaniel Roberts

in To Be Cared For: The Power of Conversion and Foreignness of Belonging in an Indian Slum

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780520288812
eISBN:
9780520963634
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520288812.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

The final substantive chapter describes the content of the message of Christianity in the slum, and it explores how people receive and participate actively in the interpretation of that message. The ... More


Starting Cameroonian Families in Berlin

Pamela Feldman-Savelsberg

in Mothers on the Move: Reproducing Belonging Between Africa and Europe

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226389745
eISBN:
9780226389912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226389912.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

This chapter explores family foundation—finding partners, childbearing, and infant care—in relation to Cameroonian migrant women’s striving to belong in Berlin. Weddings and childbirth promote ... More


Economic Depression and an Uncertain Future

Terry L. Birdwhistell and Deirdre A. Scaggs

in Our Rightful Place: A History of Women at the University of Kentucky, 1880--1945

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780813179377
eISBN:
9780813179384
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813179377.003.0005
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter explores the impact of the Great Depression on women students at UK. To support financially strapped women students the university utilized several New Deal student work programs and ... More


GIs and Girls around the Globe: The Geopolitics of Sex and Marriage in World War II

Susan Zeiger

in Entangling Alliances: Foreign War Brides and American Soldiers in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814797174
eISBN:
9780814797488
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814797174.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter explores how American men and local women engaged in relationships overseas during World War II. The world war of the 1940s, fought around the globe, produced marriages by the scores of ... More


Cross-Cultural Studies of Gender-Based Violence: Holistic Approaches for Marital Rape Research

Jennifer R. Wies and Hillary J. Haldane

in Marital Rape: Consent, Marriage, and Social Change in Global Context

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190238360
eISBN:
9780190615208
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190238360.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

Drawing from studies of gender-based violence in anthropology, Wies and Haldane chart the possibilities for understanding rape in marriage informed by cross-cultural approaches. Through ethnographic ... More


The Changeability of the Social Norms

K. E. Løgstrup

in The Ethical Demand

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198855989
eISBN:
9780191889561
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198855989.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter continues the discussion of the relation between the ethical demand and social norms. It considers the changeability of such norms, focusing on the cases of the norms governing sex, ... More


View: