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Families and Kinship in Contemporary Europe

Rules and Practices of Relatedness

  • Riitta Jallinoja
  • Eric D. Widmer
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Outlining Relatedness

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Riitta Jallinoja, Eric D. Widmer
      Pages 3-12
  3. Assembling Families

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 29-29
    2. Florence Maillochon, Anna-Maija Castrén
      Pages 31-44
    3. Riitta Jallinoja
      Pages 78-91
  4. Setting up Families with Significant Others

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 93-93
    2. Laura Bernardi, Anna Oppo
      Pages 95-111
    3. Sylvia Keim
      Pages 112-128
  5. Families in the Remaking

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 145-145
    2. Caroline Ruiner, Andreas Hirseland, Werner Schneider
      Pages 147-162
    3. Dana Sýkorová
      Pages 163-177
    4. Ulrike Zartler
      Pages 178-191
    5. Elisabeth Beck-Gernsheim
      Pages 192-200
  6. Family Relationships as Social Capital

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 201-201
    2. Giovanna Rossi, Roberta Bonini, Sara Mazzucchelli
      Pages 203-215
    3. Ivan De Carlo, Eric D. Widmer
      Pages 216-233
    4. Riitta Jallinoja, Eric D. Widmer
      Pages 234-249
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 250-278

About this book

Introduction

Instead of seeing the family as a 'monolithic' entity, as though separate from its surroundings, this new approach draws attention to assemblages of various types that in different constellations and through different transactions relate people to each other as families and kin.

Keywords

capital Familie Nation social capital Transnational trust

Editors and affiliations

  • Riitta Jallinoja
    • 1
  • Eric D. Widmer
    • 2
  1. 1.University of HelsinkiFinland
  2. 2.University of GenevaSwitzerland

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