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Women in Culture and Society in Modern Europe

Deborah Simonto

Women in Culture and Society in Modern Europe

by Deborah Simonto

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social history,
  • Women"s studies,
  • 20th century,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Europe,
  • General,
  • History / General,
  • Europe - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10187559M
    ISBN 100415213088
    ISBN 109780415213080

      In this brilliant and widely acclaimed work, Peter Burke presents a social and cultural history of the Italian Renaissance. He discusses the social and political institutions that existed in Italy during the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, and he analyses the ways of thinking and seeing that characterized this period of extraordinary artistic ping a distinctive sociological. Journal of Women in Culture and Society. Volume 6, Number 4 | Summer, SUBSCRIBE/RENEW. Institutions; "Women and Military Institutions in Early Modern Europe: A Reconnaissance," Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society 6, no. 4 (Summer, The University of Chicago Press Books; Chicago Distribution Center; The University of.

      Many other historical books on gender and women usually have a negative connotation toward gender in Early Modern Europe, looking at it through a modern perspective. Wiesner-Hanks is able to show what life was like for women in Early Modern Europe and their relationship to the state, community and s: 8. Because of the great number of perspectives which can be taken on the subject, it is impossible to form a single, all-embracing conception of European culture. Nonetheless, there are core elements which are generally agreed upon as forming the cultural foundation of modern Europe. One list of these elements given by K. Bochmann includes: A common cultural and spiritual heritage derived from.

    A book like Richard Price’s British Society , for example, ‘modern’ society is one in which women possess extensive legal and institutional freedoms. Thus nations have sought to ‘prove’ that they were worthy of independent status by improving the lot of women. In early modern Europe brewing moved from a primarily. In the pre-industrial societies of early modern Europe, religion was a vessel of fundamental importance in making sense of personal and collective social, cultural, and spiritual exercises. Developments in this era had immediate impact on these societies, many of which resonate to the present day. This book gives an overview and interpretation of the religions and cultures of early modern Europe.


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Using a longue durée, the book disentangles the accounts of industrialisation and bourgeois femininity which tend to dominate women’s studies /5(2). Through a determination to extend the field of modern European women’s history from its overwhelming focus on Britain, France and Germany, Women in European Culture and Society succeeds in bringing together insights into the historical condition of women in central, northern, southern and eastern Europe.

The book is a product of Simonton’s long-standing interest in the history of modern European women. Whereas recent studies of early modern widowhood by social, economic and cultural historians have called attention to the often ambiguous, yet also often empowering, experience and position of widows within society, Widowhood and Visual Culture in Early Modern Europe is the first book to consider the distinct and important relationship between ritual and representation.

In this highly interesting work, Peter Burke sets out "to describe and interpret the popular culture of early modern Europe," and he does it in such a way as to be accessible to the general reader. Burke is attempting a synthesis of all of European culture from 4/4(7).

Subtitled 'State, Conflict and the Social Order in Europe', Munck's book is a sound, and largely thematic, survey of Europe in the seventeenth century.

The structure of society, types of economy, cultures and beliefs are all covered. This book, along with pick 3, would make an excellent all-round introduction to the period. Rewriting the Renaissance: The Discourses of Sexual Difference in Early Modern Europe (Women in Culture and Society) [Ferguson, Margaret W., Quilligan, Maureen, Vickers, Nancy] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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History of Europe - History of Europe - European society and culture since “If it works, it’s obsolete.” First reported in or aboutthe saying neatly expressed that period’s sense of the headlong speed at which technology was changing.

But equally rapid change is the hallmark of many aspects of life sinceand nowhere has it been more apparent than in Europe. This important collection brings together both established figures and new researchers to offer fresh perspectives on the ever-controversial subject of the history of witchcraft.

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Society and Culture in Early Modern France is Davis' first book, it is not a monograph but assembles eight articles written between and which had previously appeared in different history journals. They are quite divers in style, scope and method but what they all share is a profound interest in the lives, conditions and imaginations Reviews: 6.

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Buy a cheap copy of Rewriting the Renaissance: The book. Juxtaposing the insights of feminism with those of marxism, psychoanalysis, and deconstruction, this unique collection creates new common ground for women's studies Free shipping over $ Early modern Europe is the period of European history between the end of the Middle Ages and the beginning of the Industrial Revolution, roughly the late 15th century to the late 18th ians variously mark the beginning of the early modern period with the invention of moveable type printing in the s, the Fall of Constantinople inthe end of the Wars of the Roses in General Features.

The Early Modern age witnessed the ascent of Western Europe to global political, economic, and technological dominance.

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'Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks’ Women and Gender in Early Modern Europe has long been a staple of classroom instruction. With this new edition she makes a fine textbook even better. Her addition of questions of global history, intersectionality, race, and consumer revolution are most welcome and will be highly relevant for contemporary classroom use.

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Beginning with the upheavals of the Reformation, and ending with the Enlightenment, this was a time of fundamental intellectual, social, religious and .