skip to content
Mother and Sons, Inc : Martha de Cabanis in Medieval Montpellier. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Mother and Sons, Inc : Martha de Cabanis in Medieval Montpellier.

Author: Kathryn Reyerson
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.
Series: Middle Ages Ser.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
In the late 1320s, Martha de Cabanis was widowed with three young sons. Mothers and Sons, Inc. shows how the widow Martha maneuvered within the legal constraints of her social, economic, and personal status and illuminates the opportunities and the limits of what was possible for elite mercantile women.
Rating:

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

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Reyerson, Kathryn L.
Mother and Sons, Inc : Martha de Cabanis in Medieval Montpellier.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2017
Named Person: Martha de Cabanis
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kathryn Reyerson
ISBN: 9780812294507 0812294505
OCLC Number: 1013821009
Description: 1 online resource (220 pages).
Contents: Introduction 1Chapter 1. Montpellier in the Time of MarthaChapter 2. Martha, Her Family, Their Social Rank, and Political InfluenceChapter 3. Marriage, the Groom, and the In-LawsChapter 4. The Cabanis House: Domestic Space and PossessionsChapter 5. Guiraudus's Death and the Beginnings of GuardianshipChapter 6. The Widow's Legal Position as GuardianChapter 7. Guardianship in Practice: Commerce and IndustryChapter 8. Real PropertyChapter 9. Collaboration: Mother and Sons, Inc.ConclusionAppendices1. A Note on the Sources2. Naming Practices3. A Note on MoneyNotesGlossaryBibliographyIndexAcknowledgments
Series Title: Middle Ages Ser.

Abstract:

In the late 1320s, Martha de Cabanis was widowed with three young sons. Mothers and Sons, Inc. shows how the widow Martha maneuvered within the legal constraints of her social, economic, and personal  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"This compelling book enables scholars to understand how a widowed mother acted as an important player in managing the interests of a significant merchant family. Mother and Sons, Inc. is a treasure 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/1013821009> # Mother and Sons, Inc : Martha de Cabanis in Medieval Montpellier.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book, schema:MediaObject ;
    library:oclcnum "1013821009" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/pau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Place/philadelphia> ; # Philadelphia
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/guardian_and_ward> ; # Guardian and ward
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Place/montpellier_france> ; # Montpellier (France)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Person/cabanis_martha_de_active_1328_1342> ; # Martha de Cabanis
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Place/france_montpellier> ; # France--Montpellier.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/economic_history> ; # Economic history
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/business_&_economics_sales_&_selling_general> ; # BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Sales & Selling--General
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Event/to_1500> ; # To 1500
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/business_&_economics_marketing_general> ; # BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Marketing--General
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/women_merchants> ; # Women merchants
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/women_merchants_france_montpellier> ; # Women merchants--France--Montpellier
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/widows> ; # Widows
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/guardian_and_ward_france_montpellier_history_to_1500> ; # Guardian and ward--France--Montpellier--History--To 1500
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/business_&_economics_commerce> ; # BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Commerce
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/381.092/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/widows_france_montpellier> ; # Widows--France--Montpellier
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Person/reyerson_kathryn> ; # Kathryn Reyerson
    schema:datePublished "2017" ;
    schema:description "In the late 1320s, Martha de Cabanis was widowed with three young sons. Mothers and Sons, Inc. shows how the widow Martha maneuvered within the legal constraints of her social, economic, and personal status and illuminates the opportunities and the limits of what was possible for elite mercantile women."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4649829521> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Series/the_middle_ages_ser> ; # The Middle Ages Ser.
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Series/middle_ages_ser> ; # Middle Ages Ser.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#CreativeWork/mother_and_sons_inc_martha_de_cabanis_in_medieval_montpellier> ;
    schema:name "Mother and Sons, Inc : Martha de Cabanis in Medieval Montpellier."@en ;
    schema:productID "1013821009" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1013821009#PublicationEvent/philadelphia_university_of_pennsylvania_press_2017> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Agent/university_of_pennsylvania_press> ; # University of Pennsylvania Press
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1649116> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=5151466> ;
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=5151466> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780812294507> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1013821009> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Agent/university_of_pennsylvania_press> # University of Pennsylvania Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "University of Pennsylvania Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Person/cabanis_martha_de_active_1328_1342> # Martha de Cabanis
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "active 1328" ;
    schema:deathDate "1342" ;
    schema:familyName "Cabanis" ;
    schema:givenName "Martha de" ;
    schema:name "Martha de Cabanis" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Person/reyerson_kathryn> # Kathryn Reyerson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Reyerson" ;
    schema:givenName "Kathryn" ;
    schema:name "Kathryn Reyerson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Place/france_montpellier> # France--Montpellier.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "France--Montpellier." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Place/montpellier_france> # Montpellier (France)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Montpellier (France)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Series/middle_ages_ser> # Middle Ages Ser.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1013821009> ; # Mother and Sons, Inc : Martha de Cabanis in Medieval Montpellier.
    schema:name "Middle Ages Ser." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Series/the_middle_ages_ser> # The Middle Ages Ser.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1013821009> ; # Mother and Sons, Inc : Martha de Cabanis in Medieval Montpellier.
    schema:name "The Middle Ages Ser." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/business_&_economics_commerce> # BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Commerce
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Commerce"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/business_&_economics_marketing_general> # BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Marketing--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Marketing--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/business_&_economics_sales_&_selling_general> # BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Sales & Selling--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Sales & Selling--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/guardian_and_ward> # Guardian and ward
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Guardian and ward"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/guardian_and_ward_france_montpellier_history_to_1500> # Guardian and ward--France--Montpellier--History--To 1500
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Guardian and ward--France--Montpellier--History--To 1500"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/widows_france_montpellier> # Widows--France--Montpellier
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Widows--France--Montpellier"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#Topic/women_merchants_france_montpellier> # Women merchants--France--Montpellier
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Women merchants--France--Montpellier"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4649829521#CreativeWork/mother_and_sons_inc_martha_de_cabanis_in_medieval_montpellier>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Mother and Sons, Inc : Martha de Cabanis in Medieval Montpellier." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1013821009> ; # Mother and Sons, Inc : Martha de Cabanis in Medieval Montpellier.
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780812294507>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0812294505" ;
    schema:isbn "9780812294507" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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