Early Modern European Society by Henry KamenEarly Modern European Society by Henry Kamen

Early Modern European Society

byHenry KamenEditorHenry Kamen

Paperback | January 20, 2000

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Drawing together common features of society from a range of different contexts throughout Europe, from Italy and Spain to Poland and Russia,Early Modern European Societysurveys the sweeping changes affecting Europe from the end of the fifteenth century to the early decades of the eighteenth century.

Henry Kamen includes discussion on:

  • European identities, frontiers and language
  • leisure, work and migration
  • religion, ritual and witchcraft
  • the aristocracy, the bourgeoisie and the poor
  • gender roles
  • social discipline and absolutism.



Title:Early Modern European SocietyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:296 pages, 9.25 × 6.25 × 0.75 inPublished:January 20, 2000Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415158656

ISBN - 13:9780415158657


Table of Contents

1. Identities and Horizons  2. Leisure, Work and Movement  3. Communities of Belief  4. The Ruling Elite  5. The Middle Elite  6. Solidarities and Resistance  7. Gender Roles  8. Social Discipline and Marginality  9. Modernization and the Individual  10. The Absolute State