Library Retrieval System
- viii, 300 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
- Additional Authors
- Haney, Lynne A.Pollard, Lisa.
- 1. Introduction: In a Family Way: Theorizing State and Familial Relations / Lynne Haney and Lisa Pollard -- 2. The Promise of Things to Come: The Image of the Modern Family in State-Building, Colonial Occupation, and Revolution in Egypt, 1805-1922 / Lisa Pollard -- 3. Familiar Territory: Prostitution, Empires, and the Question of U.S. Imperialism in Puerto Rico, 1849-1916 / Laura Briggs -- 4. Imagining the "New Jewish Family": Gender and Nation in Early Zionism / Alison Rose -- 5. "Rooted in the Soil": Family Ideals, Land Reclamation, and Irrigation Resettlement as Welfare in the United States, 1897-1933.Includes bibliographical references and index.