Journals Higher Education



28 February 2014

224 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780748646425

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Gender and Enlightenment Culture in Eighteenth-Century Scotland

Rosalind Carr

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Scottish Historical Review Monographs EUP

Combines intellectual and cultural history to explore how men and women experienced the Scottish Enlightenment. It examines Scotland in a European context, investigating ideologies of gender and cultural practices among the urban elites of Scotland in the eighteenth century, from the violent ritual of duel, to the absence of Scottish bluestockings.