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  1. Maccoby, E. E., & Jacklin, C. N. The psychology of sex differences. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1974.


  1. Aschenbrenner, J. All our kin: Strategies for survival in a black community. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1974.

  2. Derby, D. A. Black women basketmakers: A study of domestic economy in Charleston County, South Carolina. Unpublished Doctoral Dissertation. Urbana: University of Illinois, 1980.

  3. Guthrie, P. Catching sense: The meaning of plantation membership among blacks on St. Helena Island, South Carolina. Unpublished doctoral dissertation. New York: University of Rochester, 1977.

  4. Kennedy, T. You gotta deal with it: Black family relation in a southern community. New York: Oxford University Press, 1980.

  5. Kunkel, P., & Kennard, S. Spout Spring, A black community. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1971.

  6. Martin, E., & Martin, J. M. The black extended family. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1978.

  7. Shimkin, D., Louie, G., & Frate, D. The black extended family: A basic rural institution and a mechanism of urban adaptation. Pp. 25–148 in D. Shimkin, et. al., (Eds.), The extended family in black societies. The Hague: Mouton; Chicago, Aldine, 1978.

  8. Stack, C. B. All our kin: Strategies for survival in a black community. New York: Harper & Row, 1974.

  9. Van Gennep, A. The rites of passage. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1960.

  10. Young, V. H. Family and childhood in a southern negro community. American Anthropologist, 72: 269–288, 1970.


  1. The Boston Women's Health Book Collective. Our Bodies, Ourselves. New York: Simon and Schuster. (Revised ed.) 1979.

  2. Marieskind, H. Women in the health system. St. Louis, Mo.: C. V. Mosby, 1980.

  3. Stromberg, A. H. (Ed.). Women, health, and medicine. Palo Alto: Mayfield, 1982.


  1. Mitchell, J. Women's estate. New York: Random House, 1971.

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Hallinan, M.T., Derby, D.A., Verbrugge, L.M. et al. Book reviews. Sex Roles 8, 215–230 (1982).

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