HISTORY OF PRIVATE LIFE
Cover: A History of Private Life, Volume IV: From the Fires of Revolution to the Great War in PAPERBACK

A History of Private Life, Volume IV: From the Fires of Revolution to the Great War

Edited by Michelle Perrot

Translated by Arthur Goldhammer

Series edited by Phillippe Ariès

Georges Duby

Add to Cart

Product Details

PAPERBACK

$59.50 • £47.95 • €53.50

ISBN 9780674400030

Publication Date: 03/15/1994

Short

744 pages

16 color illustrations, 406 halftones

Belknap Press

History of Private Life

World

  • Introduction [Michelle Perrot]
  • 1. The Curtain Rises [Lynn Hunt and Catherine Hall]
    • Introduction [Michelle Perrot]
    • The Unstable Boundaries of the French Revolution
    • The Sweet Delights of Home
  • 2. The Actors [Michelle Perrot and Anne Martin-Fugier]
    • Introduction [Michelle Perrot]
    • The Family Triumphant
    • Roles and Characters
    • Bourgeois Rituals
  • 3. Scenes and Places [Michelle Perrot and Roger-Henri Guerrand]
    • At Home
    • Private Spaces
  • 4. Backstage [Alain Corbin]
    • Introduction [Michelle Perrot]
    • The Secret of the Individual
    • Intimate Relations
    • Cries and Whispers
  • Conclusion [Michelle Perrot]
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Credits
  • Index

Recent News

Black lives matter. Black voices matter. A statement from HUP »

From Our Blog

Jacket: Atomic Doctors: Conscience and Complicity at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age, by James L. Nolan, Jr., from Harvard University Press

Remembering Hiroshima

On this day 75 years ago, the United States dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. James L. Nolan Jr.’s grandfather was a doctor who participated in the Manhattan Project, and he writes about him in Atomic Doctors: Conscience and Complicity at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age, an unflinching examination of the moral and professional dilemmas faced by physicians who took part in the project. Below, please find the introduction to Nolan’s book. On the morning of June 17, 1945, Captain James F. Nolan, MD, boarded a plane