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Historical Oppression of Women in Europe

Summary: In late 17th and early 18th century Europe, women played a subjugated role in society, as the culture of the time made them subserviant to husbands and family life. This lifestyle could be seen in the literature of the time, such as "Cinderella" and "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs."
In Europe, women were the main focus during the late seventeenth and early eighteenth century. A woman was controlled by either their family or their husbands. In these times, family life greatly influenced economic and social aspects of Europe. Women were also a huge factor with the way affairs were run in society. Women were constantly tied down by the necessity for men in their society. Despite difficult times during early modern Europe, chivalry and women's dependence was a common custom.

During the early modern times in Europe, family life varied based on location. Rural and urban life each held different employment opportunities and social customs. In rural areas of Europe, economy was organized on a small scale and centered around farms. It is even known that in 1750, agriculture employed 75% of all French and about 65% of all English. In both England and France, laborers...

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