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Published: 04 May 2012

272 Pages | 6 black and white photos, numerous black and white line drawings

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199233533

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Consumption and Gender in the Early Seventeenth-Century Household

The World of Alice Le Strange

Jane Whittle and Elizabeth Griffiths

  • The first detailed study of this type for the period before 1650
  • Combines micro-history with a concern for long term economic and social trends, from the medieval to the present
  • Integrates issues of gender into the study of consumption
  • Views economic and social change through the prism of the household

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