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Author Shelton, Laura Marie, 1973-
Title For tranquility and order [electronic resource] : family and community on Mexico's NorthernFrontier, 1800-1850 / Laura M. Shelton
Imprint Tucson : University of Arizona Press, c2010. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (xiv, 206 p.) : ill., maps
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Community, gender, and "barbarity" in early republican Sonora -- Forthe sake of tranquility :marriage and consensual unions -- Against religion and civilization : illicit relationships -- Death, debt, and inheritance : families and the circulation of credit -- By all laws, divine, positive, natural, and civil : reciprocity and obligation between young and old -- Servant or son? : the negotiation of labor relations in Sonora's local courts
Description based on print version record
Subject Women -- Mexico, North -- Social conditions
Communities -- Mexico, North
Families -- Mexico, North
Alt Author Project Muse
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