The Crimes of Women in Early Modern Germany / Edition 1

The Crimes of Women in Early Modern Germany / Edition 1

by Ulinka Rublack
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198208863

ISBN-13: 9780198208860

Pub. Date: 04/28/2001

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This fascinating study is the first to investigate the crimes of women living in Germany during the time of the Reformation and the Thirty Years War. Ulinka Rublack draws on court records to examine the lives of shrewd cutpurses, quarreling artisan wives, and soldiers' concubines, and explores women's experiences of communities and courtship, marriage, the family, and

Overview

This fascinating study is the first to investigate the crimes of women living in Germany during the time of the Reformation and the Thirty Years War. Ulinka Rublack draws on court records to examine the lives of shrewd cutpurses, quarreling artisan wives, and soldiers' concubines, and explores women's experiences of communities and courtship, marriage, the family, and the law.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198208860
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
04/28/2001
Series:
Oxford Studies in Social History Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 5.20(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

2. Trial and Punishment
3. Women and Property Crime
4. Sinful Sexualities
5. Infanticide
6. Married Life
7. Incest
Conclusion

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