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Title Encyclopedia of European social history from 1350 to 2000 [electronic resource] / Peter N. Stearns, editor in chief

Publ Info Detroit, Mich. : Charles Scribner's Sons, [2001]
2001
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 RWU E-Resource  Online HN373 .E63 2001    LIMITED ACCESS
Descript 1 online resource (6 volumes) : illustrations
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents v. 1. Methods and theoretical approaches -- The periods of social history -- Regions, nations, and peoples -- Europe and the world -- v. 2. Processes of social change -- Population and geography -- Cities and urbanization -- Rural life -- State and society -- v. 3. Social structure -- Social protest -- Deviance, crime, and social control -- Social problems and social reform -- v. 4. Gender -- The family and age groups -- Sexuality -- Body and mind -- Work -- v. 5. Culture and popular culture -- Modern recreation and leisure -- Religion -- Education and literacy -- Everyday life -- v. 6. Biographies -- Contributors -- Index
Note "Covering the period from the beginning of the Renaissance to the present, this encyclopedia consists of 209 signed articles and nearly 300 biographical entries. The set is thoroughly indexed, amply illustrated, and a joy to read. Graduate students will find it useful as an introduction to historiography while advanced high school students will enjoy the articles on historical topics."--"Outstanding Reference Sources," American Libraries, May 2001
Original: 6 v. : ill. ; 28 cm
Description based on print version record
LC subject Social history -- Encyclopedias
Europe -- Social conditions -- Encyclopedias
Europe -- Social life and customs -- Encyclopedias
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Alt Title European social history
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