Martha C. Howell is Miriam Champion Professor of History at Columbia University. The recipient of awards and fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Fulbright Commission, and the American Council of Learned Societies, among others, she is the author and editor of many books, including Women, Production and Patriarchy in Late Medieval Cities and The Marriage Exchange: Property, Social Place and Gender in Cities of the Low Countries, 1300–1550. In 2005, she was named Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa, by the University of Ghent.
Commerce before Capitalism in Europe, 1300-1600by Martha C. Howell
Challenges dominant interpretations of the relationship between the so-called commercial revolution of late medieval Europe and the capitalist age that followed.See more details below
Challenges dominant interpretations of the relationship between the so-called commercial revolution of late medieval Europe and the capitalist age that followed.
- Cambridge University Press
- Publication date:
- Product dimensions:
- 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)
Meet the Author
More from this Author
Table of Contents
Introduction; 1. Movable/immovable, what's in a name?; 2. 'Pour l'amour et affection conjugale'; 3. Gift work; 4. The dangers of dress; 5. Rescuing commerce; Afterword.
and post it to your social network
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
See all customer reviews >