Book — 1 online resource (x, 281 pages) Digital: data file.
Machine generated contents note: 1. Identities and horizons
2. Leisure, work and movement
3. Communities of belief
4. ruling elite
5. middle elite
6. Solidarities and resistance
7. Gender roles
8. Social discipline and marginality
9. Modernisation and the individual
10. absolute state.
Drawing together common features of society from a range of different contexts throughout Europe, from Italy and Spain to Poland and Russia, Early Modern European Society surveys the sweeping changes affecting Europe from the end of the fifteenth century to the early decades of the eighteenth century. Henry Kamen includes discussion on: European identities, frontiers and language leisure, work and migration religion, ritual and witchcraft the aristocracy, the bourgeoisie and the poor gender roles social discipline and absolutism. (source: Nielsen Book Data)