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By DeJean, Joan E., author
eBook. English.
Published New York: Bloomsbury, 2010
This remarkable history of late-seventeenth- and early-eighteenth-century France introduces the age when comfort became a new ideal. Home life, formerly...

By Amussen, Susan Dwyer, author
eBook. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2018
Gender, Culture and Politics in England, 1560-1640 integrates social history, politics and literary culture as part of a ground-breaking study that provides...

eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015
This collection explores how situations of authority, governance, and influence were practised through both gender ideologies and affective performances...

By Perry, Kennetta Hammond, 1979- author
eBook. English.
Published New York, NY: Oxford University Press, [2015]
In 'London Is The Place for Me', Kennetta Hammond Perry explores how Afro-Caribbean migrants navigated the politics of race and citizenship in Britain...

By Young, Paul, 1973-
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009
This title foregrounds a capitalists vision of peace and progress which took hold of British society in 1851, emphasizing that this Victorian understanding...

By Milnor, Kristina
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005
Through an examination of early imperial representations of women's activities and responsibilities within the household, Kristina Milnor argues that...

By Hunt, Peter, 1961-
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012
This text conveys the excitement and interest of the field of ancient slavery to students of history. An introduction to the topic of Greek and Roman...

By Dekel, Irit, author
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013
Analyzing action at the Holocaust memorial in Berlin, this first ethnography of the site offers a fresh approach to studying the memorial and memory work...

By Dixon, Thomas (Thomas M.), author
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017
There is a persistent myth about the British: that we are a nation of stoics, with stiff upper lips, repressed emotions, and inactive lachrymal glands...

By Milcoy, Katharine, author
eBook. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017
Filling a long-standing gap both in women's history and in the material history of class culture, this book is a unique and necessary reassessment of...
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