Family and Community Life in Northeastern Ontario: The Interwar Years

Family and Community Life in Northeastern Ontario: The Interwar Years

By: Francoise Noel (author)Hardback

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Description

How people lived, played, and celebrated when radio was new, dance bands the rage, and Quintland the place to visit

About Author

Francoise Noel is professor of history, Nipissing University, and the author of several books, including Family Life and Sociability in Upper and Lower Canada.

Contents

Tables, Maps, and Figures; Illustrations; Acknowledgments Introduction; 1 Population Origins and Growth; 2 Family Life and Household Economy in Town and Country; 3 Family Celebrations and Domestic Occasions; 4 Rite-of-Passage Rituals; 5 Building Communities of Faith; 6 The Elementary School Experience; 7 "Delayed Responsibility": High School and Normal School; 8 Community Recreation and Leisure; 9 Community Building through Sports; 10 Community Celebrations; Conclusion Notes; Bibliography; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780773535916
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 360
  • ID: 9780773535916
  • ISBN10: 0773535918

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