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Honor and violence in Golden Age Spain

Author: Scott K Taylor
Publisher: New Haven, Conn. ; London : Yale University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Early modern Spain has long been viewed as having a culture obsessed with honour, where a man resorted to violence when his or his wife's honour was threatened, especially through sexual disgrace. This book, closely examining honour and interpersonal violence in the era, overturns this idea.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scott K Taylor
ISBN: 9780300126853 0300126859
OCLC Number: 1154228200
Description: 320 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Scott K. Taylor.

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Early modern Spain has long been viewed as having a culture obsessed with honour, where a man resorted to violence when his or his wife's honour was threatened, especially through sexual disgrace. This book, closely examining honour and interpersonal violence in the era, overturns this idea.

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