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Early modern conceptions of property

Author: John Brewer; Susan Staves
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1995.
Series: Consumption and culture in the 17th and 18th centuries.
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Early Modern Conceptions of Property draws together distinguished academics from a variety of disciplines, including law, economics, politics, art history, social history, and literature, in order to consider fundamental issues of property in the early modern period. Presenting diverse original historical and literary case studies in a sophisticated theoretical framework, it offers a challenge to conventional
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Brewer; Susan Staves
ISBN: 0415105331 9780415105330
OCLC Number: 30319293
Description: xiv, 599 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction / John Brewer and Susan Staves --
2. Resources, capacities, and ownership. The workmanship ideal and distributive justice / Ian Shapiro --
3. Lockean ideas, poverty, and the development of liberal political theory / Richard Ashcraft --
4. The "misteries" of property. Relationality, rural-industrialization, and community in Chartist narratives of political rights / Margaret R. Somers --
5. Paradoxical property / Robert W. Gordon --
6. Land law, citizenship, and the invention of "Englishness." The strange world of the equity of redemption / David Sugarman and Ronnie Warrington --
7. Property, commerce, and the common law. Attitudes to legal change in the eighteenth century / David Lieberman --
8. Of women and the land. Legitimizing husbandry / Carol Blum --
9. Women and property in ancien regime France. Theory and practice in Dauphine and Paris / Barbara B. Diefendorf.
Series Title: Consumption and culture in the 17th and 18th centuries.
Responsibility: edited by John Brewer and Susan Staves.
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