By Karen Nelson
Four interdisciplinary plenary themes floor this exploration: Negotiations, Economies, Faiths & Spiritualities, and Pedagogies. students concentration upon many areas of the early smooth world--the Atlantic international, the Mediterranean global, Granada, Indonesia, the Low nations, England, and Italy--inflected via such religions as Islam, Catholicism, and Reformed Protestantism, as they got here into touch with indigenous spiritualities and with each other.
Essays and workshop summaries study how gender and sophistication are implicated in monetary swap and check the methods gender and faith map onto voyages of alternate, exploration, or imperialism. They examine how ladies, as participants and as participants of political or relations networks, have been instrumental in transmitting, selling, aiding, or thwarting varied religions during periods of spiritual crises. This quantity additionally deals equipment for educating and discovering those subject matters. it will likely be precious to students of medieval and early smooth women's experiences, particularly these operating in background, literature, languages, musicology, and non secular studies.
Read Online or Download Attending to Early Modern Women: Conflict and Concord PDF
Best gender studies books
This can be a learn of the criminal ideas affecting the perform of woman prostitution at Rome nearly from 2 hundred B. C. to A. D. 250. It examines the formation and distinctive content material of the criminal norms constructed for prostitution and people engaged during this occupation, with shut cognizance to their social context.
Twenty ladies from 9 disciplines percentage the typical reports, feelings, demanding situations, and modifications that come from writing a doctoral dissertation. Designed to ask readers into shared studies, this ebook presents help and sensible suggestions for girls writing dissertations, their advisors, and all these at the trip with them.
*The topic of affection: Hélène Cixous and the female Divine* is ready ample, beneficiant, other-regarding love. within the heritage of Western principles of affection, one of these configuration has been inseparable from our rules approximately divinity and the sacred; usually reserved just for God; and barely regarded as a human success.
Body/Sex/Work makes a speciality of the intimate, embodied and sexualised labour that happens inside of physique paintings and intercourse paintings. Bringing jointly an the world over well known team of lecturers, it explores, empirically and theoretically, labour methods, place of work kinfolk, rules and resistance in a few of the many paintings websites that make up the physique paintings and intercourse paintings sectors.
- Gender Pluralism: Southeast Asia Since Early Modern Times
- Fokus Intersektionalität: Bewegungen und Verortungen eines vielschichtigen Konzeptes: 47 (Geschlecht und Gesellschaft) (German Edition)
- (Un)heimliche Lust: Über den Konsum sexueller Dienstleistungen (German Edition)
- Ill Composed: Sickness, Gender, and Belief in Early Modern England
- Gender and Forests: Climate Change, Tenure, Value Chains and Emerging Issues (The Earthscan Forest Library)
Additional info for Attending to Early Modern Women: Conflict and Concord
Attending to Early Modern Women: Conflict and Concord by Karen Nelson