Women in the Renaissance

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Crabtree Publishing Company, 2009 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
Women in the Renaissance investigates how women struggled for identity, influence, power, and recognition in a society dominated by men. Most were forced to serve their husbands and rulers or give themselves to the Church, but a few became wealthy, educated, and famous. Eventually women gained some status in society.
 

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Contents

The Renaissance
4
Marriage
10
Women at Home
16
Female Saints
23
Women Who Ruled
30
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