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Women and Gender in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-08-04 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The third edition of Merry Wiesner-Hanks' prize-winning survey of women and gender in early modern Europe. The updated edition features an entirely new chapter on gender and race in the colonial world; expanded coverage of eighteenth century developments including the Enlightenment; and enhanced discussions of masculinity, single women, same-sex relations,
Women and Gender in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-24 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This fourth edition of Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks's prize-winning survey features significant changes to every chapter, designed to reflect the newest scholarship. Global issues have been threaded throughout the book, while still preserving the clear thematic structure of previous editions. Thus readers will find expanded discussions of gendered racial hierarchies, migration,
The Ashgate Research Companion to Women and Gender in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 572
Authors: Jane Couchman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-23 - Publisher: Routledge

Over the past three decades scholars have transformed the study of women and gender in early modern Europe. This Ashgate Research Companion presents an authoritative review of the current research on women and gender in early modern Europe from a multi-disciplinary perspective. The authors examine women’s lives, ideologies of gender,
Sexuality and Gender in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 345
Authors: James Turner, Professor of English James Grantham Turner
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-08-05 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

An exploration of sexuality and gender in Renaissance art, literature, and society.
Women, Identities and Communities in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Susan Broomhall, Stephanie Tarbin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

Exploring the contradictory forces shaping women's identities and experiences, this collection examines the possibilities for commonalities and the forces of division between women in early modern Europe. The contributors analyse the critical power of gender to structure identities and experiences, adding new depth to our understanding of early modern women's