Preface / Uroš Matić and Bo Jensen -- Introduction : why do we need archaeologies of gender and violence and why now? / Bo Jensen and Uroš Matić -- Revisiting the "myth of matriarchy", rethinking determinism : Seeing anew / ...
... princess in the midst of European politics (1720-1744) -- Crown Princess of Sweden : a political agent in the making (1744-1751) -- A frustrated queen (1751-1755) -- The turning point -- A queen in the ...
 Introductions -- Gender and political culture in early modern Europe / James Daybell and Svante Norrhem -- Gender, politics and archives in early modern England / James Daybell --  ...
Order and regularities -- Cavendish's atomism -- Vitalist materialism and infinite nature -- Creatures -- Human nature and ...