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Author Hirsch, Jennifer S
Title A courtship after marriage : sexuality and love in Mexican transnational families / Jennifer S. Hirsch
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2003
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  HQ562 H57 2003    AVAILABLE    30520020627270
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  306.81 H6155 2003    AVAILABLE    30500101194846
Descript xxi, 376 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-356) and index
"Here with us", introduction to a transnational community -- From respeto (respect) to confianza (trust), changing marital ideals -- "Ya no somos como nuestros papas" (We are not like our parents) : companionate marriage in a Mexican migrant community -- Representing change : a methodological pause to reflect -- "En el norte la mujer manda" (In the north, the woman gives the orders) : how migration changes marriage -- Sexual intimacy in Mexican companionate marriages -- Fertility decline, contraceptive choice, and Mexican companionate marriages
Subject Marriage -- Mexico
Marriage -- Georgia -- Atlanta Region
Man-woman relationships -- Mexico
Man-woman relationships -- Georgia -- Atlanta Region
Mexicans -- Sexual behavior
Mexican Americans -- Georgia -- Atlanta Region -- Sexual behavior
Companionate marriage -- Mexico
Companionate marriage -- Georgia -- Atlanta Region
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