The Early Modern Commons

17thC

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‘A hellish crew of Conny-catchers’: crime and the underworld in seventeenth century England

24 June 2013

A complete picture of early modern crime and the underworld is very difficult to achieve. The changing definitions of crime and what constituted criminal—rather than merely deviant—behaviour...

Gender and Political Culture 1400-1800 Conference

20 March 2013

Gender and Political Culture 1400-1800 Conference Gender and Political Culture 1400-1800 is a conference to be held at the University of Plymouth 29-31 August 2013. Confirmed keynote...