Power and Gender in Renaissance Spain

Power and Gender in Renaissance Spain : Eight Women of the Mendoza Family, 1450-1650

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Powerful/influential women who provided positive role models without opposition from males are not an invention of twentieth-century feminism but also existed in times past.show more

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  • Hardback | 224 pages
  • 153.9 x 238.3 x 20.8mm | 494.42g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • 0252028686
  • 9780252028687

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"No other scholarly work has attempted to address the significance of a whole panoply of women from a single noble family. This groundbreaking work makes a very important contribution to our understanding of patriarchy and women's agency in the past." --Mary Elizabeth Perry, author of Gender and Disorder in Early Modern Sevilleshow more

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