Table of contents for Shaping the day : a history of timekeeping in England and Wales 1300-1800 / Paul Glennie and Nigel Thrift.

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List of Figures
List of Plates
List of Tables
1. Introduction: The Measured Heart
2. Clocks, Clock-times, and Social Change
3. "Not Everyone Occupies the Same Now": Reconceptualising Clock Times
4. Clock-times in Medieval and Early Modern Bristol
5. Temporal Infrasturcture: The Provision of Clock-Time in England
6. Clock-times in Everyday Lives
7. Precision in Everyday Lives
8. "Posted Within Shot of the Grave": Temporal Practices Among Seafarers
9. The Pursuit of Precision
10. "Clocks from Nowhere"? John Harrison in Context
11. Some Concluding Remarks

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Time measurements -- History.
Clocks and watches -- England -- History.