Rachel J. Weil
Early modern England; gender history; legal history; history of prisons; early modern Europe
Current Research Interest
Imprisonment in the early modern period
Cornell University Society for the Humanities Faculty Fellow
Weil, Rachel J. A Plague of Informers: Conspiracy and Political Trust in William III's England. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2013.
Weil, Rachel J. Political Passions: Gender, the Family and Political Argument in England 1680-1714. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1999.
Cornell Research Website Article
Merely Detained or Punished?