Amsterdam University Press
Gendered Temporalities in the Early Modern World
Title
Gendered Temporalities in the Early Modern World
Price
€ 115,00
ISBN
9789462984585
Format
Hardback
Number of pages
286
Publication date
Dimensions
15.6 x 23.4 cm
Discipline
History
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Reviews

"Read as a whole, Gendered Temporalities is a powerful testament to the ongoing vitality of feminist frameworks for engaging material history, literary criticism, and theoretical debate."
- Melissa E. Sanchez, Early Modern Women, Fall 2020

Merry Wiesner-Hanks (ed.)

Gendered Temporalities in the Early Modern World

Is time gendered? This international, interdisciplinary anthology studies the early modern era to analyse how material objects express, shape, complicate, and extend human concepts of time and how people commemorate time differently. It examines conceptual aspects of time, such as the categories women and men use to define it, and the somatic, lived experiences of time ranging between an instant and the course of family life. Drawing on a wide array of textual and material primary sources, this book assesses the ways that gender and other categories of difference affect understandings of time.
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Editor

Merry Wiesner-Hanks

Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks is Distinguished Professor of History Emerita at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She is the long-time Senior Editor of The Sixteenth Century Journal, and the author or editor of more than 30 books that have appeared in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Greek, Chinese, Turkish, and Korean.