Women, Food Exchange, and Governance in Early Modern England.Material type: TextSeries: Early Modern Literature in History Ser: Publisher: Cham : Palgrave Macmillan US, 2016Copyright date: ©2016Description: 1 online resource (254 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9783319408682Subject(s): Great Britain-HistoryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Women, Food Exchange, and Governance in Early Modern EnglandDDC classification: 820.9928709031 LOC classification: PN1-PN6790Online resources: Click here to view book
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Intro -- Women, Food Exchange, and Governance in Early Modern England -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- 1 Introduction -- The Politics of Food Exchange -- Women's Food, Women's Governance -- Notes -- 2 Providential Gifts and Agricultural Plenty: The Psalmes of Mary Sidney Herbert -- Psalm Discourse and Protestant Militancy -- Providential Nourishment -- The Psalmes and the English Nation -- Agriculture and National Ethics -- God's Husbandry -- Royal Husbandry -- Agricultural Production and Good Governance -- Agricultural Prosperity and Militant War -- Notes -- 3 The Milk of Wholesome Government: Elizabeth Clinton's The Covntesse of Lincolnes Nvrserie -- Puritanism and the Clintons -- Nursing and Governance -- Nursing and Spiritual Authority -- Nursing: A Local Food -- Nursing and Secessionist Renewal -- Notes -- 4 Prayerful Dining: The Diary of Margaret Hoby -- A Regional Governance -- Dining and Self-Governance -- Dining and Spiritual Practice -- Dining and Household Governance -- Dining, Hospitality, and Regional Authority -- Dining, Fasting, and National Public Health -- Notes -- 5 The Quintessence of Good Governance: Humanist Hospitality in Mary Wroth's Urania -- Court, Country, and Hospitality -- 'Brittany' and the Ethics of Hospitality -- Food and Excess at James's Court -- Luxurious Hospitality -- Restorative Hospitality -- Tacitean Hospitality -- Advisory Hospitality -- Notes -- 6 Shaping the Body Politic: Mobile Food and Transnational Exchange in Urania -- Women and Transnationalism -- Food and the Body Politic -- Food Gifts and Mobile Fruit -- Gifts of Fruit and Political Metamorphosis -- The Marriage Feast and Political Consolidation -- Hospitality and Political Usurpation -- Notes -- 7 Epilogue -- Notes -- Works Cited -- Primary Sources -- Secondary Sources -- Index.
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