A Cultural History Of The Home
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A Cultural History of the Home provides a comprehensive survey of the domestic space from ancient times to the present. Spanning 2800 years, the six volumes explore how different cultures and societies have established, developed and used the home. It reveals a great deal about how people have lived day-to-day in a range of regions and epochs by providing a historical focus on the location in which they will have spent much of their time: the domestic space.
Voume 1 – A Cultural History of the Home in Antiquity (Edited by Andrew Wallace-Hadrill, University of Cambridge, UK and Joanne Berry, Swansea University, UK)
Voume 2 – A Cultural History of the Home in the Medieval Age (Edited by Katherine L. French, University of Michigan, USA)
Voume 3 – A Cultural History of the Home in the Renaissance (Edited by Amanda Flather, University of Essex, UK)
Voume 4 – A Cultural History of the Home in the Age of Enlightenment (Edited by Clive Edwards, Loughborough University, UK)
Voume 5 – A Cultural History of the Home in the Age of Empire (Edited by Jane Hamlett, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK)
Voume 6 – A Cultural History of the Home in the Modern Age (Edited by Despina Stratigakos, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, USA)
The Cultural Histories series offers an authoritative survey of a wide range of subjects throughout history. Each subject is looked at in Antiquity, the Medieval Age, the Renaissance, the Enlightenment, the Age of Empire and the Modern Age and thematic coverage is consistent across all periods so that users can either gain a broad overview of a period or follow a theme through the ages.
Hardback: 6 Volumes
Product Dimensions: 176 x 250 mm
Published by Bloomsbury