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Relationships: Further your research


Lawrence Stone, 'The Family, Sex and Marriage in England, 1500-1800', (London, 1977)

Elizabeth Foyster, 'Marital Violence: an English Family History 1660-1857', (Cambridge University Press, 2002)

Stephen Cretney, 'Family Law in the Twentieth Century', (Oxford University Press, 2003)

A. J. Hammerton, 'Cruelty and Companionship: Conflict in 19th Century married Life', (London, 1992)

Jenny Keating, 'A Child for Keeps: a History of Adoption in England, 1918-1945', (Palgrave, 2009)

O.R. McGregor, 'Divorce in England: a Centenary Study', (London, Heinemann, 1957)

Jeffrey Weeks, 'Sex, Politics and Society: the regulation of sexuality since 1800', (2nd edn. Longman, 1989)

Jeffrey Weeks, 'Coming Out: Homosexual Politics in Britain from the Nineteenth Century to the Present', (Quartet, 1990)

A. Holden,'Makers and Manners: Politics and Morality in Post-War Britain', (Politicos, 2005)

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