Jeffrey MerrickJeffrey Merrick

Professor Emeritus



Ph.D., Yale University, 1979

Research Interests:

Family, gender, and sexuality in 18th-century French political culture

Teaching Areas:

Early modern Europe
Ancien Régime, Enlightenment, and Revolution
Historical methods and research

Courses Offered:

HIST 192: Freshman Seminar
HIST 293: Seminar on Historical Method
HIST 600: Seminar in History

Selected Publications

Family, Gender, Law, and State in Early Modern France, co-edited with Suzanne Desan. University Park: Penn State University Press, 2009.

Order and Disorder under the Ancien Régime. Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2007.