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Author Robcis, Camille

Title The law of kinship : anthropology, psychoanalysis, and the family in France / Camille Robcis
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2013


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 299 p.)
Contents The family and the republican social contract -- Kinship and the structuralist social contract -- The circulation of structuralism in the French public sphere -- The "quiet revolution" in family policy and family law -- Fatherless societies and anti-oedipal philosophies -- Alternative kinships and republican structuralism -- Epilogue : kinship, ethics, and the nation
Summary "Examines how French policy makers have called upon structuralist anthropology and psychoanalysis (specifically, the works of Claude Lévi-Strauss and Jacques Lacan) to reassert the centrality of sexual difference as the foundation for all social and psychic organization"--Author's Web site
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-285) and index
Notes In English
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Subject Lévi-Strauss, Claude -- Influence
Lacan, Jacques, 1901-1981 -- Influence
Lacan, Jacques, 1901-1981 -- Influence
Levi-Strauss, Claude -- Influence
Lacan, Jacques, 1901-1981
Lévi-Strauss, Claude
Family policy -- France
Sex role -- Government policy -- France
Families -- France -- Philosophy
Domestic relations -- France -- Philosophy
Psychoanalysis and anthropology -- France
HISTORY -- Europe -- France.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture.
Domestic relations -- Philosophy
Families -- Philosophy
Family policy
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Psychoanalysis and anthropology
Sex role -- Government policy
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2021699397
ISBN 9780801468391