By Mark Hailwood
Bringing jointly social and cultural heritage methods, this ebook attracts on a variety of resource fabric - from criminal files and diary facts to revealed ingesting songs - to enquire battles over alehouse licensing and the law of consuming; the political opinions and allegiances that standard women and men expressed from the alebench; the meanings and values that consuming rituals and practices held for contemporaries; and the social networks and collective identities expressed throughout the number of consuming partners. concentrating on an establishment and a social perform on the center of daily life in early glossy England, this publication permits us to work out a number of the ways that usual women and men replied to ancient tactics similar to spiritual swap and country formation, and simply as importantly unearths how they formed their very own groups and collective identities. it is going to be crucial analyzing for somebody attracted to the social, cultural and political worlds of the normal women and men of seventeenth-century England.
MARK HAILWOOD is Lecturer in Early glossy British heritage at St Hilda's university, college of Oxford.
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Alehouses and Good Fellowship in Early Modern England (Studies in Early Modern Cultural, Political and Social History) by Mark Hailwood