Emotions In The Household, 1200-1900 by S. Broomhall

Emotions In The Household, 1200-1900

EditorS. Broomhall, Susan

Hardcover | December 14, 2007

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This collection asks new questions about the household, examining the kinds of positive and negative emotional scope available to household members drawn together by shared economic, social and biological needs rather than by blood ties. Through a range of case studies across Western Europe, the collection considers varied methodological approaches and sources to explore emotional realms between household members, and grapples with the challenges of historicizing both the household and emotions.

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SUSAN BROOMHALL teaches early modern history at The University of Western Australia.

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Title:Emotions In The Household, 1200-1900Format:HardcoverDimensions:320 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.04 inPublished:December 14, 2007Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230543111

ISBN - 13:9780230543119

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Emotions in the Household--S.Broomhall * Bonds of Affection between Children and Their Foster-Parents in Early Icelandic Society--A.Hansen * Love Thy Chambermaid: Emotional and Physical Violence against the Servant in Les Cent Nouvelles nouvelles--T.Bibring * Humanist Educational and Emotional Expectations from Teenagers in Late Fifteenth-Century Italy--R.Chavasse * Humour and Household Relationships: Servants in Late Medieval and Sixteenth-century French Farce--S.Gordon * Fostering Girls in Early Modern France--T.Adams * "Whether your Ladiship will or ne": Displeasure, duty and devotion in The Lisle Letters--C.Mann * "Good friendship" in the Household: Illicit sexuality, Emotions and Women's Relationships in Late Sixteenth-century England--S.Tarbin * Resentment and Rebellion in the Scholarly Household: Son and Amanuensis in the Godefroy Family--C.R.Sherman * Suspicion, Rivalry and Care: Mistresses and Maidservants in Early Modern Stockholm--M.Lamberg * "A share of sorrows": Death in the Early Modern English Household--A.Brady * Servants' Social Networks and Relationships in Eighteenth-Century Turku and Odense--K.Ojala * "Creating a Life Together": Utopian Households in the Work of Sarah Scott and Sarah Fielding--N.Pohl * "I was born in this palace": Emotional Bonds in the Artistic Community of the Louvre (1750-1800)--E.Philippe & S.Sofio * The Social World of a Dutch Boy: The Diary of Otto van Eck (1791-1796)--A.Baggerman & R.Dekker * Fictive Kinship: Wards and Foster Parents in Nineteenth-century France--I.Jablonka * * *