Women in early modern Europe, 1500-1700 /

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Author / Creator: Fairchilds, Cissie C.
Format: Book
Language:English
Edition:First edition.
Imprint: Harlow, England ; New York : Pearson/Longman, [2007]
Series:Longman history of European women.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Part 1. The Patriarchal Paradigm
  • 1. Inferiors or Equals? Ideas about the Nature of Women
  • Part 2. Women and the Family
  • 2. Girls and Maidens
  • 3. Wives
  • 4. Mothers
  • 5. Widows and Elderly Women
  • Part 3. Women and Work
  • 6. Housewives, Spinsters, Harvest Hands: Women's Work in the Countryside
  • 7. Craftswomen, Midwives, Servants: Women's Work in Cities and Towns
  • 8. Artists, Musicians, Actresses, Writers, Scholars, Scientists: New Employment Opportunities for Women
  • Part 4. Women and Religion
  • 9. Wives, Preachers, Martyrs: Women in the Protestant Reformation
  • 10. Mothers, Nuns, Nurses, Teachers: Women and the Catholic Reformation
  • 11. Witches
  • Part 5. Women and The States
  • 12. Rulers
  • 13. Citizens
  • 14. Wariors and Empire-Builders
  • Conclusion.