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FR-10180-78

Michael J. Galgano
Marshall University (Huntington, WV 25755-0002)

Women in Town and Country, France and England, 1660-1700

To compare rural women in France and England during the last 4 decades of the 17th century. The study will explore the various roles of women in the pre-industrial economy, their responsibilities, occupations and employability. Their responses to aging, poverty, wealth, religion, illegitimacy will be investigated. Their enjoyment of family functions, education, leisure and pastimes will be evaluated.

Project fields:
Women's History

Program:
Residential College Teacher Fellowships, 1976 - 1981

Division:
Research Programs

Total amounts:
$15,000 (approved)
$15,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
9/1/1978 – 5/31/1979