The fragility of women’s rights: how female guilds wielded power long ago

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Abstract

In 15th and 16th century France, two female textile guilds - comprised of single women and wives working independently of their husbands - wielded great power. By the end of the18th century, they had been dismantled.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationThe Conversation
Publication statusPublished - 8 Mar 2017

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