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The Resource Early modern Italy : a social history, Christopher F. Black

Early modern Italy : a social history, Christopher F. Black

Label
Early modern Italy : a social history
Title
Early modern Italy
Title remainder
a social history
Statement of responsibility
Christopher F. Black
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306/.0945
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HN475
LC item number
.B553 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Social history of Europe
Label
Early modern Italy : a social history, Christopher F. Black
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-265) and index
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  • LEE
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The chronology and developments of early modern Italy
  • 2.
  • Geography and demography.
  • Physical geography.
  • Demography.
  • The supply of food
  • 3.
  • The changing rural and urban economies.
  • General economic trends: decline and shift.
  • Rural and urban inter-relationships
  • Map 1 : Physical Italy
  • 4.
  • The land and rural society
  • Prelude: contadini, peasants and landowners.
  • Types of land systems and agriculture.
  • Landownership.
  • Inhabitants of the contado and living conditions
  • 5.
  • The urban environment.
  • Housing, living conditions and material culture.
  • Organising the urban scene.
  • Map 2 : The Italian States, 1559
  • The organisation and production of goods and services.
  • Meeting places: buying and selling
  • 6.
  • Urban society.
  • The variety of urban occupations.
  • Women and male occupations.
  • The processionals and officials.
  • Servants.
  • Casual work: labourers, pedlars, sbirri, messengers.
  • Prostitutes.
  • Map 3 : Italian cities and towns
  • The poor and destitute
  • 7.
  • The family and household.
  • Different concepts and composition of the 'Family'.
  • Formation of the family: marriages and dowries.
  • Personal family relationships.
  • The extended family
  • 8.
  • The social elites.
  • Attitudes to nobility and status.
  • Map 4 : The Kingdom of Naples
  • Varieties of social elites
  • 9.
  • Social groupings and loyalties
  • Map 5 : The city of Venice
  • 1.
  • Disunited Italy.
  • Unity and disunity.
  • 11.
  • Social tensions, control and amelioration.
  • Social disharmony, violence and social control.
  • Riots and revolts.
  • Problems of keeping control.
  • Crime and morality.
  • Religious control and the Inquisitions.
  • Controlling the poor.
  • Social amelioration
  • 12.
  • Neighbourhood loyalties and urban spatial subdivisions.
  • Epilogue
  • The Jewish ghettos.
  • Guilds and confraternities
  • 10.
  • Parochial society.
  • The parish systems and parish priests.
  • Church religious-social life.
  • Church instruction and education
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 279 p.
Isbn
9780415214346
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00055333
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps
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u2832731
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn367776736

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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