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Human nature in rural Tuscany [electronic resource] : an early modern history / Gregory Hanlon.

Author/Creator:
Hanlon, Gregory, 1953-
Other Title:
Tuscany, an early modern history
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication:
Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Series:
Italian and Italian American studies (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Italian and Italian American studies
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (233 p.)
Subjects:
Sociology, Rural -- Italy -- Tuscany -- History -- 17th century.
Human beings -- Animal nature.
Tuscany (Italy) -- Social conditions -- 17th century.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Melding evolutionary theory and both animal and human ethology together with close, descriptive historical research on a typical Tuscan village in the Seventeenth century, Hanlon explains the good reasons individuals had for behaving in ways that now seem strange to us.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; Measures and Values; Introduction; 1 Governance; 2 Cooperation; 3 Competition; 4 Reproduction; 5 Invention; Notes; Index
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
1-281-36164-X
9786611361648
0-230-60303-3
OCLC:
244320421
Publisher Number:
10.1057/9780230603035 doi
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