Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 December 2016

240 Pages | 1 black & white illustration, 10 tables

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781526106650

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Women, Dowries and Agency

Marriage in Fifteenth-Century Valencia

First Edition

Dana Wessell Lightfoot

Published by Manchester University Press

Gender in History MUP

  • Explores migration, gender and marriage
  • First book on the Mediterranean to focus on the intersection of marriage and social status for the medieval period
  • First book on women in medieval Valencia
  • Focuses on legal, social, cultural, economic and gender analyses of lower status women in the Mediterranean