Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

Married Women and the Law in Premodern Northwest E...

Married Women and the Law in Premodern Northwest Europe

Married Women and the Law in Premodern Northwest Europe( )
Editor: Beattie, Cordelia
Stevens, Matthew Frank
Series title:Gender in the Middle Ages Ser.
ISBN:978-1-84383-833-3
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Boydell & Brewer, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $99.00
Book Description:

There has been a tendency in scholarship on premodern women and the law to see married women as hidden from view, obscured by their husbands in legal records. This volume provides a corrective view, arguing that the extent to which the legal principle of coverture applied has been over-emphasized. In particular, it points up differences between the English common law position, which gave husbands guardianship over their wives and their wives' property, and the position elsewhere in...
More Description

Book Seller

Condition

Price

Shipping

Total

Loading Stock Details...


NEW!
Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play

Featured Books

Girl in Pieces
Glasgow, Kathleen
Hardback: $18.99
Why Not Me?
Kaling, Mindy
Hardback: $28.20
I Feel Like Going On
Lewis, Ray
Paperback: $16.00

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.