Authors Archives: Linda L. Carroll

Money, Age, and Marriage in Venice: A Brief Biocultural History

Abstract Venice’s restricted geographical base forced the early development of a communitarian ethos and hierarchical norms for distributing wealth and power without violent conflict. Venetian civic iconography privileged pacifying gestures, images that increased in the early sixteenth century as the city faced assault from the massed powers of Europe and steep financial losses. To retain […]

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