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Information About: Twentieth Century Advice Literature: North American Guides on Race, Gender, Sex, and the Family

Dates: 1859-1995

Subjects: History; Social Studies; Social Science

Description: The collection offers 150,000 pages of handbooks, manuals, textbooks, etiquette guides, self-help books, instructional pamphlets, and how-to books describing American attitudes towards family dynamics, gender roles, sexual relationships, and race relations. This content is often heavily illustrated, and the database presents it visually, conveying the feeling of the time and allowing users to see and read the material just as its original audience did.

Headings:
History & Classics

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