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Louder Than Words
edizioni Texas Tech Univ Pr collana Texas Tech Univ Pr (Hardcover)
In an era when trade guilds in France largely excluded women as members in their own right, the images depicted in Diderot's Encyclopédie and other contemporary French sources reveal what the statutes and archives of the time obscure: that women played integral, essential, and varied roles in the worlds of craft, manufacture,...
Women at Work in Preindustrial France
Hafter Daryl M.
edizioni Pennsylvania State Univ Pr collana Pennsylvania State Univ Pr (Hardcover)
The subject of women as skilled workers in the eighteenth century is central to our understanding of the history of work and technology in the preindustrial age. While recent scholarship has dispelled the notion that women did not enter the workforce until the Industrial Revolution, debate continues as to the extent...