Women and Credit in Pre-Industrial and Developing Societies. William Chester Jordan.

Women and Credit in Pre-Industrial and Developing Societies

University Of Pennsylvania Press, 1993. First edition. Hardcover. New, unused copy in dust jacket. First printing. Hardcover. 161 pp. with index, bibliography. In this wide-ranging, provocative study, the author amply demonstrates how women in pre-modern times played an integral part both as a source of labor as a participants in lending and borrowing. Assessed is the overall significance of women's work in medieval and early modern Europe, and in colonial and post-colonial societies. The author investigates consumpyion lending and borrowing among women in the Eoropean Middle Ages., female investment in early modern Europe, and the role of African and Caribbean marketwomen and their provison of and access to credit. New / new. Item #E24046
ISBN: 9780812231946

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