Download e-book for kindle: Women and Business since 1500: Invisible Presences in Europe by Béatrice Craig

By Béatrice Craig

This quantity surveys the function ladies have performed in numerous kinds of enterprise as proprietors, co-owners and decision-making managers in ecu and North American societies because the 16th century. Drawing on up to date scholarship, it identifies the industrial, social, criminal and cultural components that experience facilitated or constrained women's participation in enterprise. It can pay specific consciousness to the ways that gender norms, and their evolution, formed not just these women's adventure of commercial, however the methods they have been perceived by means of contemporaries, documented in resources and, partially as a result, considered by way of historians.

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