The Resource Family, gender, and law in early modern France, edited by Suzanne Desan and Jeffrey Merrick

Family, gender, and law in early modern France, edited by Suzanne Desan and Jeffrey Merrick

Label
Family, gender, and law in early modern France
Title
Family, gender, and law in early modern France
Statement of responsibility
edited by Suzanne Desan and Jeffrey Merrick
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of essays that examine intimacy and power in early modern French households, and explore how families reinvented themselves in response to changes in law, gender ideology, political culture, or patterns of consumption"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
KJV619
LC item number
.F36 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Desan, Suzanne
  • Merrick, Jeffrey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Domestic relations
  • Families
Label
Family, gender, and law in early modern France, edited by Suzanne Desan and Jeffrey Merrick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-267) and index
Contents
Making and breaking marriage : an overview of Old Regime marriage as a social practice / Suzanne Desan -- Marriage choice and marital success : reasoning about marriage, love, and happiness / Dena Goodman -- Family affairs : wives, credit, consumption, and the law in Old Regime France / Clare Crowston -- Between state and street : witnesses and the family politics of litigation in early modern France / Julie Hardwick -- Marital conflict in political context : Langeac vs. Chambonas, 1775 / Jeffrey Merrick -- Gender, kin, and guardianship in early modern Burgundy / Christopher Corley -- On the contested margins of the family : bastardy and legitimation by royal rescript in eighteenth-century France / Matthew Gerber
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 277 p.
Isbn
9780271034690
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20080451 48
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)268952991
Label
Family, gender, and law in early modern France, edited by Suzanne Desan and Jeffrey Merrick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-267) and index
Contents
Making and breaking marriage : an overview of Old Regime marriage as a social practice / Suzanne Desan -- Marriage choice and marital success : reasoning about marriage, love, and happiness / Dena Goodman -- Family affairs : wives, credit, consumption, and the law in Old Regime France / Clare Crowston -- Between state and street : witnesses and the family politics of litigation in early modern France / Julie Hardwick -- Marital conflict in political context : Langeac vs. Chambonas, 1775 / Jeffrey Merrick -- Gender, kin, and guardianship in early modern Burgundy / Christopher Corley -- On the contested margins of the family : bastardy and legitimation by royal rescript in eighteenth-century France / Matthew Gerber
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 277 p.
Isbn
9780271034690
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20080451 48
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)268952991

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