Producing Change: Gender and Work in Early Modern Europe

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Gender and Work Project a research project at the Department of History, Uppsala University.

Women's Work in Rural England, a Leverhulme-funded project at the Univeristy of Exeter.

Industriousness in an Imperial Economy, an NWO-funded project at Wageninen University.

GARZONI: Apprenticeship, Work and Society (GAWS), a study of Venetian apprenticeship contracts from 1573-1773, funded by the Agence Nationale de la Recherche and the Fonds National de la Recherche Suisse involving partners from the University of Rouen, Lille and the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne.

Women's Work in the Early Modern Netherlands, c.1500-1815, a research project at the International Institute of Social History, that documented the history of working women from the perspective of the labour market and of the women themselves.

A woman shearing sheep, 1524 [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Detail from A woman shearing sheep, 1524 [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons