The American Family: From Obligation to Freedom by David Peterson del Mar
English | 30 Nov. 2011 | ISBN: 0230337449 | 224 Pages | PDF | 2.18 MB
Traces the movement from mutualism to individualism in the context of American family life. Families survived or even flourished during colonization, Revolution, slavery, immigration and economic upheaval. In the past century, prosperity created a culture devoted to pleasure and individual fulfilment.