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The Resource Widowhood in early modern Spain : protectors, proprietors, and patrons, by Stephanie Fink De Backer

Widowhood in early modern Spain : protectors, proprietors, and patrons, by Stephanie Fink De Backer

Label
Widowhood in early modern Spain : protectors, proprietors, and patrons
Title
Widowhood in early modern Spain
Title remainder
protectors, proprietors, and patrons
Statement of responsibility
by Stephanie Fink De Backer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on clerical ideals of female comportment and Golden Age playwrights fixation on questions of honor, modern scholarship, whether historical or literary, has viewed women as subjects and objects of patriarchal control. This study analyzes tensions and contradictions produced by the interplay of patriarchal norms and the realities of widows daily lives to demonstrate that in Castile patriarchy did not exist as a monolithic force, which rigidly enforced an ideology of female incapacity. The extensive analysis of archival documents shows widows actively engaged in their families and communiti
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http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fink De Backer, Stephanie
Dewey number
306.88/309464309031
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1058.5.S7
LC item number
F56 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The medieval and early modern Iberian world
Series volume
v. 40
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Widowhood
  • Widows
  • Social role
  • Widows
  • Widows in literature
  • Spain
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Manners and customs
  • Social role
  • Widowhood
  • Widows in literature
  • Widows
  • Widows
  • Spain
  • Spain
Label
Widowhood in early modern Spain : protectors, proprietors, and patrons, by Stephanie Fink De Backer
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
Widows and the literary imagination -- Subjects of counsel -- Objects of desire -- Sex in the city -- To her alone pertains the governance of all her house (Gaspar Astete) -- Master and mistress of the household -- Father and mother of their children -- A widow's work is never done -- Worthy recipients and pious donors -- Widowhood, poverty, and charity -- Family, memory, and the sacralization of urban space -- Coda. The strange case of a wicked and cruel woman
Control code
729724539
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 331 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004191709
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)729724539
Label
Widowhood in early modern Spain : protectors, proprietors, and patrons, by Stephanie Fink De Backer
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
Widows and the literary imagination -- Subjects of counsel -- Objects of desire -- Sex in the city -- To her alone pertains the governance of all her house (Gaspar Astete) -- Master and mistress of the household -- Father and mother of their children -- A widow's work is never done -- Worthy recipients and pious donors -- Widowhood, poverty, and charity -- Family, memory, and the sacralization of urban space -- Coda. The strange case of a wicked and cruel woman
Control code
729724539
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 331 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004191709
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)729724539

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