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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
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Also available in print edition.
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FlBoTFG
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
Link
http://www.tandfebooks.com/isbn/9780203134795
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-265) and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Preface ix -- Acknowledgements xiii -- Map 1: Physical Italy xv -- Map 2: The Italian States, 1559 xvi -- Map 3: Italian cities and towns xvii -- Map 4: The Kingdom of Naples xviii -- Map 5: The city of Venice xix --1 Disunited Italy 1 -- Unity and disunity 1 -- The chronology and developments of early modern Italy 6 --2 Geography and demography 16 -- Physicalgeography 16 -- Demography 21 -- The supply offood 27 --3 The changing rural and urban economies 32 -- General economic trends: decline and shift 32 -- Rural and urban inter-relationships 38 --4 The land and rural society 43 -- Prelude: contadini, peasants and landowners 43 -- Types of land systems and agriculture 43 -- Landownership 56 -- Inhabitants of the contado and living conditions 59 --5 The urban environment 63 -- Housing, living conditions and material culture 63 -- Organising the urban scene 67 -- The organisation andproduction ofgoods and services 71 -- Meetingplaces: buying and selling 79 6 Urban society 86 -- The variety of urban occupations 86 -- Women and male occupations 87 -- Theprofessionalsandofficials 90 -- Servants 96 -- Casual work: labourers, pedlars, sbirri, messengers 99 -- Prostitutes 102 -- Thepoor and destitute 104 --7 The family and household 107 -- Different concepts and composition of the Family' 107 -- Formation ofthefamily: marriages and dowries 111 -- Personal family relationships 115 -- The extended family 125 --8 The social elites 129 -- Attitudes to nobility and status 129 -- Varieies of socialelites 132 --9 Social groupings and loyalties 149 -- Neighbourhood loyalties and urban spatial subdivisions 150 -- he Jewish ghettos 154 -- Guilds and confraternities 157 --10 Parochial society 167 -- Theparish systems andparish priests 167 -- Church religous-social lfe 176 -- Church instruction and education 183 --11 Social tensions, control and amelioration 188 -- Social disharmony, violence and social control 188 -- Riots andrevolts 191 -- Problems ofkeeping control 194 -- Crime and moralit 197 -- Religious control ana, the Inquisitions 199 -- Controlling the poor 204 -- Social amelioration 205 --12 Epilogue 211 --Appendix 218 -- JNotes 221 -- Bibliography 237 -- Index 267
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780203134795
Isbn Type
(e-book : PDF)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(FlBoTFG)9780203134795
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Early modern Italy : a social history, Christopher F. Black
Link
http://www.tandfebooks.com/isbn/9780203134795
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-265) and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Preface ix -- Acknowledgements xiii -- Map 1: Physical Italy xv -- Map 2: The Italian States, 1559 xvi -- Map 3: Italian cities and towns xvii -- Map 4: The Kingdom of Naples xviii -- Map 5: The city of Venice xix --1 Disunited Italy 1 -- Unity and disunity 1 -- The chronology and developments of early modern Italy 6 --2 Geography and demography 16 -- Physicalgeography 16 -- Demography 21 -- The supply offood 27 --3 The changing rural and urban economies 32 -- General economic trends: decline and shift 32 -- Rural and urban inter-relationships 38 --4 The land and rural society 43 -- Prelude: contadini, peasants and landowners 43 -- Types of land systems and agriculture 43 -- Landownership 56 -- Inhabitants of the contado and living conditions 59 --5 The urban environment 63 -- Housing, living conditions and material culture 63 -- Organising the urban scene 67 -- The organisation andproduction ofgoods and services 71 -- Meetingplaces: buying and selling 79 6 Urban society 86 -- The variety of urban occupations 86 -- Women and male occupations 87 -- Theprofessionalsandofficials 90 -- Servants 96 -- Casual work: labourers, pedlars, sbirri, messengers 99 -- Prostitutes 102 -- Thepoor and destitute 104 --7 The family and household 107 -- Different concepts and composition of the Family' 107 -- Formation ofthefamily: marriages and dowries 111 -- Personal family relationships 115 -- The extended family 125 --8 The social elites 129 -- Attitudes to nobility and status 129 -- Varieies of socialelites 132 --9 Social groupings and loyalties 149 -- Neighbourhood loyalties and urban spatial subdivisions 150 -- he Jewish ghettos 154 -- Guilds and confraternities 157 --10 Parochial society 167 -- Theparish systems andparish priests 167 -- Church religous-social lfe 176 -- Church instruction and education 183 --11 Social tensions, control and amelioration 188 -- Social disharmony, violence and social control 188 -- Riots andrevolts 191 -- Problems ofkeeping control 194 -- Crime and moralit 197 -- Religious control ana, the Inquisitions 199 -- Controlling the poor 204 -- Social amelioration 205 --12 Epilogue 211 --Appendix 218 -- JNotes 221 -- Bibliography 237 -- Index 267
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780203134795
Isbn Type
(e-book : PDF)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(FlBoTFG)9780203134795
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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