Fear in early modern society
Naphy , William G., 1960- and Roberts, Penny, eds. (1997) Fear in early modern society. Studies in early modern European history . New York: Manchester University Press, pp. 9-27. ISBN 071905205XFull text not available from this repository.
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These essays present an examination of the events and crises which generated fear in early-modern societies. They offer examples of fear, and popular responses to it. From the natural threats of fire, flood and plague to the theoretical traumas of death and the afterlife, this volume covers the panoply of personal and communal tragedies which tormented, tortured and terrified the early-modern world.
|Subjects:||B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D901 Europe (General)
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
|Divisions:||Faculty of Arts > History|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Fear -- Social aspects -- Europe -- History, Europe -- History -- 1492-|
|Series Name:||Studies in early modern European history|
|Publisher:||Manchester University Press|
|Place of Publication:||New York|
|Book Title:||Fear in early modern society|
|Editor:||Naphy , William G., 1960- and Roberts, Penny|
|Page Range:||pp. 9-27|
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