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The Marital Economy in Scandinavia and Britain 1400–1900

In recent decades, the fields of women's and gender studies have rapidly expanded. In trying to understand women's roles in past societies, historians have paid particular attention to issues surrounding marriage, family, and the household. This volume seeks to expand the discussion of women's places in early modern northern-European societies by focusing on the institutionContinue reading “The Marital Economy in Scandinavia and Britain 1400–1900”