Women, Consumption, and the Circulation of Ideas in South-Eastern Europe, 17th - 19th Centuries

Women, Consumption, and the Circulation of Ideas in South-Eastern Europe, 17th - 19th Centuries

by Constanta Vintila-Ghitulescu (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789004354982
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 10/12/2017
Series: Balkan Studies Library , #20
Pages: 14
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

About the Author

Constanța VINTILĂ-GHIȚULESCU, Ph.D (EHESS, Paris, 2004) is Principal Investigator for the ERC project Luxury, Fashion and Social Status in Early Modern South-Eastern Europe (LuxFass), hosted by New Europe College, Bucharest. She published monographs and many articles on Romanian society in the modern era.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
List of Illustrations
Notes on Contributors

Introduction
 Constanţa Vintilă-Ghiţulescu

1 Translating Imperial Practices, Knowledge, and Taste Across the Mediterranean. Giulio Ferrario and Ignatius Mouradgea d’Ohsson
 Giulia Calvi

2 French Residents and Ottoman Women in 18th-Century Levant Personal Relations, Social Control, and Cultural Interchange
 David Celetti

3 Women’s Fashion in Dalmatia at the End of the 18th Century
 Katarina Nina Simončič

4 A Dialogue of Sources: Greek Bourgeois Women and Material Culture in the Long 18th Century
 Artemis Yagou

5 “Curls and Forelocks”: Romanian Women’s Emancipation in Consumption and Fashion, 1780–1850
 Constanţa Vintilă-Ghiţulescu

6 European Fashion, Consumption Patterns, and Intercommunal Relations in the 19th-Century Ottoman Istanbul
 Anastasia Falierou

7 Women in Merchant Families, Women in Trade in Mid-19th Century Romanian Countries
 Nicoleta Roman

8 Women Travellers as Consumers: Adoption of Modern Ideas and Practices in 19th-Century Southeast Europe
 Evguenia Davidova

Index

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