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Author Salamon, Sonya.

Title Prairie patrimony : family, farming, and community in the midwest / Sonya Salamon.

Publication Info. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [1992]

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Description 1 online resource (318 pages) : illustrations.
Series Studies in rural culture
Studies in rural culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Contents; Preface; Introduction; PART I: Culture and Midwestern Family Farmers; 1. Historical Background of Ethnic Farmers; 2. Family Farmers: An American Family Type; 3. The Community Context; 4. A Typology of Family Farming Patterns; PART II: Interactional Processes and Reproduction of Family and Farm; 5. Husband, Wife, and Farm Management; 6. Father, Son, and Farm Succession; 7. Siblings and Inheritance of the Patrimony; 8. Social Networks: The Links to Community; PART III: Implications of Family Practices beyond the Farm Bounds; 9. Land Tenure; 10. Community Personality; Conclusion.
Appendix: Methods for Farming Community StudiesBibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; W; Y.
Summary Prairie Patrimony: Family, Farming, and Community in the Midwest.
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Subject Family farms -- Middle West.
Farm life -- Middle West.
Rural families -- Middle West.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Salamon, Sonya. Prairie Patrimony : Family, Farming, and Community in the Midwest. Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, ©1992 9780807845530
ISBN 9781469616094 (electronic bk.)
1469616092 (electronic bk.)