Gender Roles In elizabethan england

In General

Women's role were based on age and marital status whereas men's role were defined by social position and occupation.

who looked after women?

Women were looked after by their husbands, they felt this needed to be done because they were the head of the family and were the ones bringing in money

What jobs could women have?

Women could not have any jobs except for sewing.

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What rights did women not have that women have in America today?

Women could not go to school , work , or own property.

Works Cited

Elizabethan England - typical.. Photograph. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016.

Elizabethan England - typical.. Photograph. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016.

ENGLISH WOMEN. - An English lady and country woman at the time of Queen Elizabeth I. Line engraving, 19th century.. Fine Art. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016.

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