Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2012

272 Pages | 44 Illustrations, black & white

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719072239

Bookseller Code (06)


The business of everyday life

Gender, practice and social politics in England, c.1600-1900

Beverly Lemire

Published by Manchester University Press

Gender in History MUP

  • Takes a unique perspective in its examination of the transformation of England's economy, society and culture across three centuries
  • Unlike many books published in the field of economic history, the discussion of gender is central
  • Both the middle and working/labouring classes are brought into focus; and a comparative perspective notes the distinctive features and practices of these groups

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