After the Black Death: A Social History of Early Modern Europe / Edition 2

After the Black Death: A Social History of Early Modern Europe / Edition 2

by George Huppert
     
 

ISBN-10: 0253333857

ISBN-13: 9780253333858

Pub. Date: 05/28/1998

Publisher: Indiana University Press

After the Black Death is a short, readable introduction to the social history of Western Europe from the fourteenth to the eighteenth centuries. Beginning with an examination of material civilization, the author's inquiry moves on to family and community structure, social conflict, and religious beliefs.

Overview

After the Black Death is a short, readable introduction to the social history of Western Europe from the fourteenth to the eighteenth centuries. Beginning with an examination of material civilization, the author's inquiry moves on to family and community structure, social conflict, and religious beliefs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253333858
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
05/28/1998
Series:
Interdisciplinary Studies in History
Pages:
186
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

PREFACE ix
I The Eternal Village
1(13)
II The Freedom of the City
14(16)
III The Urban Community
30(11)
IV The Urban Elite
41(15)
V The Privileged Estates
56(11)
VI The Evolution of Rural Society
67(13)
VII Rebellion
80(21)
VIII On the Margins of the Community
101(16)
IX Private Lives
117(17)
X Worldly Minds
134(15)
XI War and Plunder
149(15)
XII Conclusion
164(3)
NOTES 167(8)
SUGGESTIONS FOR FURTHER READING 175(6)
INDEX 181

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