On the Borders of Love and Power (Hardcover)

Families and Kinship in the Intercultural American Southwest

By David Wallace Adams (Editor), Crista DeLuzio (Editor)

University of California Press, 9780520272385, 366pp.

Publication Date: July 9, 2012

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Embracing the crossroads that made the region distinctive this book reveals how American families have always been characterized by greater diversity than idealizations of the traditional family have allowed. The essays show how family life figured prominently in relations to larger struggles for conquest and control.

About the Author

David Wallace Adams is Professor of History at Cleveland State University and author of Education for Extinction. Crista DeLuzio is Associate Professor of History at Southern Methodist University and author of Female Adolescence in American Scientific Thought.