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The Resource Making a Living, Making a Difference : Gender and Work in Early Modern European Society, (electronic resource)

Making a Living, Making a Difference : Gender and Work in Early Modern European Society, (electronic resource)

Label
Making a Living, Making a Difference : Gender and Work in Early Modern European Society
Title
Making a Living, Making a Difference
Title remainder
Gender and Work in Early Modern European Society
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Making a Living, Making a Difference offers an eye-opening perspective on what men and women in early modern European society did all day. Based on an innovative method and a large data collection of everyday activities, the authors show the ways in which gender and work were linked in early modern society by revealing household, unpaid, and hidden, as well as paid, labor
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Agren, Maria
Dewey number
331.560940903
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Labor
  • Sexual division of labor
  • Women
  • Europe
  • Europe
Label
Making a Living, Making a Difference : Gender and Work in Early Modern European Society, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cover; Making a Living, Making a Difference; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Contributors; Introduction: Making a Living, Making a Difference; 1. The Diversity of Work; 2. Working Together; 3. Marriage and Work: Intertwined Sources of Agency and Authority; 4. Less Than Ideal? Making a Living before and outside Marriage; 5. Constitutive Tasks: Performances of Hierarchy and Identity; 6. The Dark Side of the Ubiquity of Work: Vulnerability and Destitution among the Elderly; 7. Gender, Work, and the Fiscal-​Military State; Conclusion; Appendix; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn961452999
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (273 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190240653
Note
Oxford University Press
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)961452999
Label
Making a Living, Making a Difference : Gender and Work in Early Modern European Society, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cover; Making a Living, Making a Difference; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Contributors; Introduction: Making a Living, Making a Difference; 1. The Diversity of Work; 2. Working Together; 3. Marriage and Work: Intertwined Sources of Agency and Authority; 4. Less Than Ideal? Making a Living before and outside Marriage; 5. Constitutive Tasks: Performances of Hierarchy and Identity; 6. The Dark Side of the Ubiquity of Work: Vulnerability and Destitution among the Elderly; 7. Gender, Work, and the Fiscal-​Military State; Conclusion; Appendix; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn961452999
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (273 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190240653
Note
Oxford University Press
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)961452999

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