Interpreting the Early Modern World

Transatlantic Perspectives

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ISBN: 978-0-387-70758-7 (Print) 978-0-387-70759-4 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxii

  2. Country Estates/Landscapes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-23

      An American Landscape Conversation

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      Pages 25-42

      Estate Landscapes in England: Interpretive Archaeologies

  3. Archaeology of Nineteenth-Century Cities and the Lives of Working People

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 43-43

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 45-61

      Beyond Stories: A Quantitative Approach to the Archaeology of Households, Neighborhoods, and Cities

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      Pages 63-84

      Stooping to Pick Up Stones: A Reflection on Urban Archaeology

  4. Contesting Race, Constructing Memory

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 85-85

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 87-112

      Passing for Black in Seventeenth-Century Maryland

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      Pages 113-139

      “Sorting Stones”: Monuments, Memory and Resistance in the Scottish Highlands

  5. Gender, Embodiment, Life Course, Materiality, and Identity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 141-141

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      Pages 143-158

      Stitching Women’s Lives: Interpreting the Artifacts of Sewing and Needlework

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      Pages 159-173

      The Intimacy of Death: Interpreting Gender and the Life Course in Medieval and Early Modern Burials

  6. Industrial Housing/Landscapes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 175-175

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      Pages 177-195

      Mrs. Perrin’s “Tranklements”: Community Life and Class Distinction in (Post)Industrial-Era Cheshire

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      Pages 197-225

      Attitudes to Religion, Education, and Status in Worker Settlements: The Architectural and Archaeological Evidence from Wales

  7. Commentary

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 227-227

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 229-233

      Revelations: Comments on Interpreting the Early Modern World

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 235-243