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The Resource Gender, power and privilege in early modern Europe, Jessica Munns and Penny Richards

Gender, power and privilege in early modern Europe, Jessica Munns and Penny Richards

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Gender, power and privilege in early modern Europe
Title
Gender, power and privilege in early modern Europe
Statement of responsibility
Jessica Munns and Penny Richards
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Surveying court life and urban life, warfare, religion, and peace, this book provides a comprehensive history of how gender was experienced in early modern Europe. Gender, Power and Privilege in Early Modern Europe shows how definitions of sexuality and gender roles operated and more particularly, how such definitions--and the activities they generated and reflected--articulated concerns inside a given culture. This means that the volume embodies an interdisciplinary approach: literature as well as history, religious studies, economics, and gender studies form the basis of th
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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1946-
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Richards, Penny
Dewey number
940.22
Index
index present
LC call number
D228
LC item number
.R53 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Munns, Jessica
Series statement
Women And Men In History
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  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • HISTORY
  • Politics and government
  • Social conditions
  • Europe
  • History & Archaeology
  • History - General
Label
Gender, power and privilege in early modern Europe, Jessica Munns and Penny Richards
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; List of Figures and Tables; Acknowledgements; List of Contributors; Introduction; 1 Gender and sexuality in early modern England; How has gender been defined?; Gender and the body; Complicating the picture: men, class and sexuality; 2 Gender and early emancipation in the Low Countries in the late Middle Ages and early modern period; Introduction; Gender, marriage and social advancement; Gender as a feature of economic life; Violence against women: how to decode the gender factor?
  • Gender-based discourse and practice: public morality and the preservation of ethical normsImagining gender: femininity and masculinity in visual arts and fiction; Conclusions: early emancipation and discrimination in the Low Countries; 3 'So was thys castell layd wyde open': Battles for the phallus in early modern responses to Chaucer's Pardoner; 4 The importance of a name: Gender, power and the strategy of naming a child in a noble Italian family: The Martinengo of Brescia; Introduction; Names for a surname; Genealogical chart; Saints and godfathers, the deceased
  • Prestige and heritage: Choices which countThe right name for the right heir; The defence of the rule; Conclusion; 5 'Our Trinity!': Francis I, Louise of Savoy and Marguerite d'Angoulême; 6 Elizabeth I as Deborah: Biblical typology, prophecy and political power; 7 Queen Anna bites back: Protest, effeminacy and manliness at the Jacobean court; Marriage; Scotland; England; Gender confusion; 8 Privileges of the soul, pains of the body: Teresa de Jesús, the mystic beatas and the Spanish Inquisition after Trent; 9 Allarme to England!: Gender and militarism in early modern England
  • 10 The Guise women: Politics, war and peaceMaking war and playing politics -- women's work?; 1562-98: Civil war, religion and magnate power; The Guise women and the family network of power; The Guise women and war; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index
Control code
885123768
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (234 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317875512
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)885123768
Label
Gender, power and privilege in early modern Europe, Jessica Munns and Penny Richards
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; List of Figures and Tables; Acknowledgements; List of Contributors; Introduction; 1 Gender and sexuality in early modern England; How has gender been defined?; Gender and the body; Complicating the picture: men, class and sexuality; 2 Gender and early emancipation in the Low Countries in the late Middle Ages and early modern period; Introduction; Gender, marriage and social advancement; Gender as a feature of economic life; Violence against women: how to decode the gender factor?
  • Gender-based discourse and practice: public morality and the preservation of ethical normsImagining gender: femininity and masculinity in visual arts and fiction; Conclusions: early emancipation and discrimination in the Low Countries; 3 'So was thys castell layd wyde open': Battles for the phallus in early modern responses to Chaucer's Pardoner; 4 The importance of a name: Gender, power and the strategy of naming a child in a noble Italian family: The Martinengo of Brescia; Introduction; Names for a surname; Genealogical chart; Saints and godfathers, the deceased
  • Prestige and heritage: Choices which countThe right name for the right heir; The defence of the rule; Conclusion; 5 'Our Trinity!': Francis I, Louise of Savoy and Marguerite d'Angoulême; 6 Elizabeth I as Deborah: Biblical typology, prophecy and political power; 7 Queen Anna bites back: Protest, effeminacy and manliness at the Jacobean court; Marriage; Scotland; England; Gender confusion; 8 Privileges of the soul, pains of the body: Teresa de Jesús, the mystic beatas and the Spanish Inquisition after Trent; 9 Allarme to England!: Gender and militarism in early modern England
  • 10 The Guise women: Politics, war and peaceMaking war and playing politics -- women's work?; 1562-98: Civil war, religion and magnate power; The Guise women and the family network of power; The Guise women and war; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index
Control code
885123768
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (234 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317875512
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)885123768

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