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HIST.3900.201: Women in the Middle Ages - Fogle

Reading: Women in the Countryside

Pre-Black Death

Barbara Hanawalt, The Ties that Bound: Peasant Families in Medieval England (1986) (UML—O’Leary Reserve)

David Herlihy, Land, Family and Women in Continental Europe, 701-1200, in Women in Medieval Society (1976) (UML—O’Leary Reserve)

Post Black Death

Barbara Hanawalt, ‘Peasant women’s contribution to the home economy of late medieval England’, in Women and Work in Pre-Industrial Europe (UML—O’Leary Reserve)


Hanawalt, The Ties that Bound chap 9 (UML—O’Leary Reserve)

Mavis Mate, Daughters, Wives and Widows after the Black Death: Women in Sussex 1350-1535 (1998) (GoogleBooks)

Helena Graham, ‘A Woman’s work…Labour and gender in the late medieval countryside’, in Woman in a Worthy Wight (WORLDCAT)

On Reserve in O'Leary Library

Women in Medieval Society by Susan Mosher Stuard

Other Reading