skip to content
Unquiet lives : marriage and marriage breakdown in England, 1660-1800 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Unquiet lives : marriage and marriage breakdown in England, 1660-1800

Author: Joanne Bailey, (Professor of social and cultural history)
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003.
Series: Cambridge studies in early modern British history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
A revisionary study of married life in the long eighteenth century in England, this text draws on court records, newspaper advertisements & an original methodology to challenge preconceptions about authority in the household & to show how ideas about adultery & masculinity emerged.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Sources
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bailey, Joanne, Dr.
Unquiet lives.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003
(DLC) 2002041447
(OCoLC)51203582
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joanne Bailey, (Professor of social and cultural history)
ISBN: 0511064268 9780511064265 0511120125 9780511120121 0511072724 9780511072727
OCLC Number: 57218707
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 244 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS AND CONVENTIONS; 1 Introduction: reassessing marriage; 2 'To have and to hold': analysing married life; 3 'For better, for worse': resolving marital difficulties; 4 'An honourable estate': marital roles in the household; 5 'With all my worldly goods I thee endow': spouses' contributions and possessions within marriage; 6 'Wilt thou obey him, and serve him': the marital power balance; 7 'Forsaking all other': marital chastity; 8 'Till death us do part': life after a failed marriage.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in early modern British history.
Responsibility: Joanne Bailey.

Abstract:

A revisionary study of married life in eighteenth-century England.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Review of the hardback: 'This is a carefully researched book that enriches our understanding of marriage in the long eighteenth century.' Reviews in History Review of the hardback: '... subtle, rich Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/57218707> # Unquiet lives : marriage and marriage breakdown in England, 1660-1800
    a schema:Book, schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "57218707" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801256758#Place/cambridge> ; # Cambridge
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> ; # England.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/306.810942/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896646> ; # Domestic relations
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801256758#Topic/divorce_england_history> ; # Divorce--England--History
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801256758#Topic/domestic_relations_england_history> ; # Domestic relations--England--History
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/895809> ; # Divorce
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1010443> ; # Marriage
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801256758#Topic/marriage_england_history> ; # Marriage--England--History
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801256758#Topic/family_&_relationships_marriage> ; # FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS--Marriage
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/37152313> ; # (Professor of social and cultural history) Joanne Bailey
   schema:datePublished "2003" ;
   schema:description "Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS AND CONVENTIONS; 1 Introduction: reassessing marriage; 2 'To have and to hold': analysing married life; 3 'For better, for worse': resolving marital difficulties; 4 'An honourable estate': marital roles in the household; 5 'With all my worldly goods I thee endow': spouses' contributions and possessions within marriage; 6 'Wilt thou obey him, and serve him': the marital power balance; 7 'Forsaking all other': marital chastity; 8 'Till death us do part': life after a failed marriage."@en ;
   schema:description "A revisionary study of married life in the long eighteenth century in England, this text draws on court records, newspaper advertisements & an original methodology to challenge preconceptions about authority in the household & to show how ideas about adultery & masculinity emerged."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/801256758> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:genre "Sources"@en ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801256758#Series/cambridge_studies_in_early_modern_british_history> ; # Cambridge studies in early modern British history.
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51203582> ;
   schema:name "Unquiet lives : marriage and marriage breakdown in England, 1660-1800"@en ;
   schema:productID "57218707" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/57218707#PublicationEvent/cambridge_new_york_cambridge_university_press_2003> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801256758#Agent/cambridge_university_press> ; # Cambridge University Press
   schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=217918> ;
   schema:url <http://belhaven.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=120593> ;
   schema:url <https://login.lacollegelibrary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=120593> ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10289594> ;
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=217918> ;
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=120593> ;
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=16101> ;
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=16101&ref=toc> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780511072727> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780511120121> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780511064265> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/57218707> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801256758#Agent/cambridge_university_press> # Cambridge University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Cambridge University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801256758#Series/cambridge_studies_in_early_modern_british_history> # Cambridge studies in early modern British history.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/57218707> ; # Unquiet lives : marriage and marriage breakdown in England, 1660-1800
   schema:name "Cambridge studies in early modern British history." ;
   schema:name "Cambridge studies in early modern British history" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801256758#Topic/family_&_relationships_marriage> # FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS--Marriage
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS--Marriage"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1010443> # Marriage
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Marriage"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> # England.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "England." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/895809> # Divorce
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Divorce"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896646> # Domestic relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Domestic relations"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/37152313> # (Professor of social and cultural history) Joanne Bailey
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Bailey" ;
   schema:givenName "Joanne" ;
   schema:name "(Professor of social and cultural history) Joanne Bailey" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780511064265>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0511064268" ;
   schema:isbn "9780511064265" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780511072727>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0511072724" ;
   schema:isbn "9780511072727" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780511120121>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0511120125" ;
   schema:isbn "9780511120121" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51203582>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Unquiet lives." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/57218707> ; # Unquiet lives : marriage and marriage breakdown in England, 1660-1800
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.