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Relative intimacy : fathers, adolescent daughters, and postwar American culture / Rachel Devlin.

  • Devlin, Rachel
Date
[2005], ©2005
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2005], ©2005.

Physical description

ix, 254 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.

Contributors

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-244) and index.

Contents

The Oedipal age: postwar psychoanalysis reinterprets the adolescent girl -- Delinquent girls and the crisis of paternal authority in the postwar United States -- Adolescent authorities: teenage girls, consumerism, and the cultural transformation of fatherhood -- Coming-of-age: a paternal rite of passage, 1948-1965 -- Affection, identification, skepticism: situating men in relationship to adolescent daughters.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
    UR.U.6
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ISBN

  • 0807829463
  • 9780807829462
  • 0807856053
  • 9780807856055