• Perceptions of gender in English news pamphlets 1660-1700 

    Fogarty, Kimberly Ann, 1980- (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2011-05-18)
    Sensational murders were a popular topic for news pamphlets in England from the sixteenth century to the nineteenth. Early pamphlets are characterized by religious and dramatic imagery, but beginning in the late seventeenth ...
  • Public perceptions of sailors' wives in eighteenth-century England 

    Riebe, Melissa Ann (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2012-01-20)
    Eighteenth-century England was a time of heightened activity for the Royal Navy. Men both joined or were pressed into the navy by growing numbers to defeat the island nation from its enemies, leaving behind their loved ...