Cousin marriage and rise of the bourgeoisie

"Incest and Influence
The Private Life of Bourgeois England"
Adam Kuper

From publisher:

      "Like many gentlemen of his time, Charles Darwin married his first cousin. In fact, marriages between close relatives were commonplace in nineteenth-century England, and Adam Kuper argues that they played a crucial role in the rise of the bourgeoisie."

see:
http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog/KUPANG.html

Some Darwin cousin marriage material available at:

http://books.google.com.au/books?id=aoldc5fJeH8C&dq=incest+influence+kuper&printsec=frontcover&source=bl&ots=X37cttydky&sig=YRKhfmnYUhMZLoF5ncykddAzPUg&hl=en&ei=W-I3S6yuFZHGtAPml_jVAw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=4&ved=0CBIQ6AEwAw#v=onepage&q=&f=false

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