Loading
Loading

Results

Sort By:  1-3 of 3 (1 page)
Results per page:
         

Work, Skill, and Technology

Valerie L. Garver

Valerie L. Garver is Associate Professor of History at Northern Illinois University, USA. A specialist in Carolingian social and cultural history, she has published on women, childhood, family, and material culture (especially textiles). She is the author of Women and Aristocratic Culture in the Carolingian World (2009). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

A Cultural History of Work in the Medieval Age

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

Book chapter

6

... medieval Frankish girls learned to sew from women more expert than them, often in groups. Valerie L. Garver , Women and Aristocratic...

Introduction

Valerie L. Garver

Valerie L. Garver is Associate Professor of History at Northern Illinois University, USA. A specialist in Carolingian social and cultural history, she has published on women, childhood, family, and material culture (especially textiles). She is the author of Women and Aristocratic Culture in the Carolingian World (2009). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

A Cultural History of Work in the Medieval Age

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

Book chapter

6

... techniques, devices, and technologies, medieval workers did not always adopt a more efficient technology when it came along. As Valerie L. Garver discusses in Chapter Five, even after the development of a plow that could increase...

Faith and Religion

Valerie L. Garver

Valerie L. Garver is Associate Professor of History at Northern Illinois University, USA. A specialist in Carolingian social and cultural history, she has published on women, childhood, family, and material culture (especially textiles). She is the author of Women and Aristocratic Culture in the Carolingian World (2009). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

A Cultural History of Childhood and Family in the Middle Ages

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

Book chapter

4

... to be a moral one: to make them upright adults in control of their behavior. Garver 2005: 78–83; Hanawalt 1993: 85–86. The Dominican William of Tournai wrote in his work De Instructione Puerorum (ca. 1249–1264)...