"It shares its etymology with a number of other words related to actively fostering growth," De Rossi said.The term "Western culture" has come to define the culture of European countries as well as those that have been heavily influenced by European immigration, such as the United States, according to Khan University.These agreements usually required the husband to cultivate at least one plot of land for the wife and to provide her with a house.
Haiti Table of Contents In rural areas, men and women played complementary roles.
Men were primarily responsible for farming and, especially, for heavy work, such as tilling.
Haitian peasants still relied on their kin for support, but the extended family sometimes became an arena for land disputes as much as a mechanism for cooperation.
Family life among the traditional elite was substantially different from that of the lower class.
For the most part, lower-class men and women had civil and religious marriages for reasons of prestige rather than to legitimize marital relations.