When Gossips Meet

When Gossips Meet

Author: B. S. Capp

Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN: 0199273197

Category: History

Page: 398

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Aimed at social and cultural historians, this is an exploration of how women of the poorer and middling sorts in early Modern England negotiated a patriarchal culture. It focuses on the networks of close friends ('gossips') which gave them a social identity beyond the narrowly domestic.
When Gossips Meet
Language: en
Pages: 398
Authors: B. S. Capp
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

Aimed at social and cultural historians, this is an exploration of how women of the poorer and middling sorts in early Modern England negotiated a patriarchal culture. It focuses on the networks of close friends ('gossips') which gave them a social identity beyond the narrowly domestic.
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