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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (1): 119–145.
Published: 01 January 2022
... join its focus on economics to the implicit apocalypticism of its prophetic passages. The sense that lists can appear as both an ordered account and a disordered accumulation allows the lists of Wynnere and Wastoure to suggest the comforting bounds of an apocalyptic framework while performing its...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (2): 369–391.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Brian Sheerin Discourses of economic exchange and of theatrical participation at the turn of the seventeenth century each began to rely on a rhetoric of “crediting”: both lending and theatergoing, that is, demand a trust in the circularity of expenditure, whereby what is given out may return...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (2): 407–432.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Crystal Bartolovich Isabella Whitney's “Wyll” has been misrecognized generically because temporal utopias–of which her poem is the first instance–are not supposed to exist in the sixteenth century. Because women had a different relationship to the social and economic disruptions of emergent...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (3): 511–517.
Published: 01 September 2012
.... In this special issue of JMEMS , essays explore the ways in which monastic foundations are complexly imbricated in their local communities as well as in far-reaching political, economic, and textual systems. One of the aims of this issue is thus to use the topic of monasticism to rethink a variety of boundaries...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (2): 461–486.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of economic motive. This essay considers how A View redeploys utopian literary forms in the colonial setting so as to envision unimpeded, accelerated “primitive accumulation,” that violent process of dispossession that defines the agrarian and imperial origins of capitalism. While The Faerie Queene adopts...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (3): 573–597.
Published: 01 September 2013
... a shoe found in the Museum of London’s archaeological excavation of the Rose theatre where Dekker’s play was first performed, the essay argues that far from putting us in touch with a bygone artisan’s utopia, Dekker’s play stages a native industry transformed by economic expansion, yet unhobbled...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 457–485.
Published: 01 September 2015
... and 1617, Milles published more than a dozen books outlining his schemes for fiscal reform, becoming one of Renaissance England's most prolific writers on economics. But virtually every surviving copy of every published text was customized after it left the press: Milles used manuscript marginalia...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (2): 221–253.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Lisa H. Cooper London, British Library, MS Egerton 1995 is a well-known miscellany of the late Middle Ages, filled like others of its kind with practical and didactic texts meant to assist its readers in their attempts at social, economic, and spiritual self-improvement. But it also contains...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (1): 201–224.
Published: 01 January 2012
... a distinctive form of relational virtue. The soteriological uncertainty that motivated the Puritans’ restless economic activity (as Weber so influentially discerned) and relentless introspection (evident in works like John Bunyan’s Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners ) thus also inspired a richly relational...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (3): 473–485.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Margaret A. Pappano; Nicole R. Rice As an economic category, artisans are typically bounded by two historical markers: on one side, the rise of urban centers in the medieval period, and on the other side, the reorganization of commodity production as a result of industrial capitalization...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (3): 607–658.
Published: 01 September 2001
... in Oxford and Paris, a philosophy in which, through the use of mathematics and geometry, quantification becomes crucial.3 Recent research seems to answer Le Goff’s open question. Joel Kaye establishes a strong connection between thirteenth century theo- logical thought on economics and the development...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (3): 659–661.
Published: 01 September 2011
.... Deadline for submission of manuscripts: March 1, 2012 Medieval and Early Modern Artisan Culture Edited by Margaret A. Pappano and Nicole R. Rice Volume 43 / Number 3 / Fall 2013 As a specific economic category, artisans are typically bounded by two his- torical markers: the rise of urban centers...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (1): 245–247.
Published: 01 January 2012
...: March 1, 2012 Medieval and Early Modern Artisan Culture Edited by Margaret A. Pappano and Nicole R. Rice Volume 43 / Number 3 / Fall 2013 As a specific economic category, artisans are typically bounded by two his- torical markers: the rise of urban centers in the medieval period, on one side...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (2): 507–509.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Volume 43 / Number 3 / Fall 2013 As a specific economic category, artisans are typically bounded by two his- torical markers: the rise of urban centers in the medieval period, on one side, and the reorganization of commodity production as a result of industrial capitalization in the early modern...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (3): 463–472.
Published: 01 September 2004
... the means of production. It appears as “primitive” because it forms the pre- history of capital, and of the mode of production corresponding to capital. The economic structure of capitalist society has grown out of the economic structure of feudal society. The dissolution...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (2): 251–282.
Published: 01 May 2001
... seems to be an insistent representation of economic power by the city of Logan / Elizabeth’s Coronation Entry 255 JMEMS31.2-02 Logan 4/30/01 9:34 AM Page 256 London, the speech seems to imply that loyalty, rather than monetary sup...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (3): 473–522.
Published: 01 September 2004
... fathers.4 The primacy of the productive forces Writing at a time when economic history did not yet exist as an academic discipline, Marx and Engels argued that previous historians had only stud- ied the surface of history, that is, the realm of politics and of confl icting sys- tems of ideas...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 459–481.
Published: 01 September 2009
....8 Luxury objects and fashionable garments were valuable assets that set elite families apart from the working poor.9 Over two centuries of great economic and demographic expansion (ca. 1450 – ca. 1650), new patterns of produc- tion, merchandizing, and consumption in the creation...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (2): 305–334.
Published: 01 May 2007
... that dissolves the political and economic con- flicts among various sectors of the population in York.6 Recently, however, critics have begun to complicate this picture.7 Sarah Beckwith in particu- lar has offered a more nuanced understanding of the plays and theories of ritual, leading her to view...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 597–617.
Published: 01 September 2009
... pursued in different political and social periods and contexts. Critical approaches to sumptuary law The subject of luxury regulation invites a variety of critical approaches that attend to the symbolic, economic, and social issues addressed by the laws. Sumptuary laws regulated...