Human Nature in Rural Tuscany

An Early Modern History

  • Authors
  • Gregory Hanlon

Part of the Italian and Italian American Studies book series (IIAS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Gregory Hanlon
    Pages 1-9
  3. Gregory Hanlon
    Pages 11-38
  4. Gregory Hanlon
    Pages 39-68
  5. Gregory Hanlon
    Pages 69-101
  6. Gregory Hanlon
    Pages 103-138
  7. Gregory Hanlon
    Pages 139-173
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 175-218

About this book


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.


Familie history individual seventeenth century

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