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Title Gender and the city before modernity / edited by Lin Foxhall and Gabriele Neher.
Imprint Chichester ; Malden, MA : Wiley Blackwell, 2012.

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Series Gender & history (Unnumbered)
Subject Women -- History -- To 1500.
Women -- Social life and customs.
City and town life -- History -- To 1500.
Sociology, Urban -- History -- To 1500.
Alt Name Foxhall, Lin.
Neher, Gabriele.
Alternate Title Gender & history.
Description 1 online resource
Note "Originally published as Volume 23, Issue 3 of Gender & History."
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Gender and the city before modernity; Contents; Notes on contributors; Introduction; 1 The queen and the city: royal female intervention and patronage in hellenistic civic communities; 2 'A remarkably patterned life': domestic and public in the Aztec household city; 3 women, property and urban space in tenth-century Milan; 4 Towards a female topography of the ancient Greek city: case studies from late archaic and early classical Athens (c.520-400 BCE); 5 Bodymaps: sexing space and zoning gender in ancient Athens.
Summary Gender and the city before modernity presents a series of multi-disciplinary readings that explore issues relating to the role of gender in a variety of cities of the ancient, medieval, and early modern worlds. Presents an inter-disciplinary collection of readings that reveal new insights into the intersection of gender, temporality, and urban space features a wide geographical and methodological range, includes numerous illustrations to enhance clarity.
Note Print version record and CIP data provided by publisher.
ISBN 9781118234440 (Adobe PDF)
1118234448 (Adobe PDF)
9781118234464 (MobiPocket)
1118234464 (MobiPocket)
9781118234457 (ePub)
1118234456 (ePub)
9781118234471 (electronic bk.)
1118234472 (electronic bk.)
9781118234433 (pbk.)
9781118063255 (pbk.)
OCLC # 774024197
Additional Format Print version: Gender and the city before modernity. Chichester ; Malden, MA : John Wiley & Sons, 2012 9781118234433 (DLC) 2012001069