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The limits of gender domination : women, the law, and political crisis in Quito, 1765-1830 / Chad Thomas Black.

By: Black, Chad T. (Chad Thomas).
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2010Description: xii, 355 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780826349231 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0826349234 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Women -- Ecuador -- Quito -- Social conditions -- 18th century | Women -- Ecuador -- Quito -- Social conditions -- 19th century | Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Ecuador -- Quito -- History -- 18th century | Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Ecuador -- Quito -- History -- 19th century | Women's rights -- Ecuador -- Quito -- History -- 18th century | Women's rights -- Ecuador -- Quito -- History -- 19th century | Quito (Ecuador) -- Politics and government -- 18th century | Quito (Ecuador) -- Politics and government -- 19th centuryDDC classification: 305.409866/13 LOC classification: HQ1560.Q58 | B53 2010
Contents:
Quito 1765: justice, rebellion, reform -- Practice I: sexed crimes -- Practice II: women, property, civil dispute -- Quito 1809: in defense of religion, king, and Patría -- Practice III: in the name of king and constitution -- Practice IV: in the name of the law.
Summary: "Set against the backdrop of the tumultuous late colonial and early republican periods in Quito, Ecuador (1765-1830), this study views the relationship between the increasingly centralized power of Bourbon governance and the local operations of social authority through the lens of women's legal, economic, and social status."--Back cover.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-347) and index.

Quito 1765: justice, rebellion, reform -- Practice I: sexed crimes -- Practice II: women, property, civil dispute -- Quito 1809: in defense of religion, king, and Patría -- Practice III: in the name of king and constitution -- Practice IV: in the name of the law.

"Set against the backdrop of the tumultuous late colonial and early republican periods in Quito, Ecuador (1765-1830), this study views the relationship between the increasingly centralized power of Bourbon governance and the local operations of social authority through the lens of women's legal, economic, and social status."--Back cover.

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