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Medieval holy women in the Christian tradition c. 1100-c. 1500 / edited by Alastair Minnis and Rosalynn Voaden.

Publication:
Turnhout, Belgium : Brepols, c2010.
Series:
Brepols essays in European culture ; 1.
Brepols essays in European culture ; v. 1
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 748 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Women in Christianity -- Europe -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Contents:
Introduction / Alastair Minnis and Rosalynn Voaden
Introductory essays: Flesh and spirit : the female body / Dyan Elliot ; Religious roles : public and private / Alastair Minnis ; Women's textual authority and the collaboration of clerics / John Coakley ; Communal life : the sister-books / John van Engen ; Women and dissent / Peter Biller
pt. 1. The British Isles: Holy women in the British Isles : a survey / Anne Clark-Bartlett ; Julian of Norwich / Liz Herbert McAvoy ; Margery Kempe / Anthony Goodman
pt. 2. France: Holy women in France : a survey / Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski ; Heloise / Constant J. Mews ; Marguerite Porete / Michael G. Sargent
pt. 3. The German territories: Holy women in the German territories : a survey / Anneke B. Mulder-Bakker ; Hildegard of Bingen / Kathryn Kerby-Fulton ; Elisabeth of Schönau / Anne L Clark ; Margaret Ebner / Barbara Koch ; Mechthild of Magdeburg / Amy Hollywood and Patricia Z. Beckman ; Mechtild of Hackeborn / Rosalynn Voaden ; Gertrude the great of Helfta / Alexandra Barratt and Debra L. Stoudt ; Dorothy of Montau / Ute Stargardt
pt. 4. The Iberian Peninsula: Iberian holy women : a survey / Ronald E. Surtz
pt. 5. Italy: Italian holy women : a survey / E. Ann Matter ; Agnes of Prague and Guglielma of Milan / Barbara Newman ; Angela of Foligno / Cristina Mazzoni ; Catherine of Siena / Suzanne Noffke
pt. 6. The low countries: Holy women of the low countries : a survey / Walter Simons ; Hadewijch / Saskia Murk-Jansen
pt. 7. Scandinavia. Holy women of Scandinavia : a survey / Claire L. Sahlin.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 714-723) and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Constance L. Rosenthal Book Fund.
Contributor:
Minnis, A. J. (Alastair J.)
Voaden, Rosalynn, 1949-
Constance L. Rosenthal Book Fund.
ISBN:
9782503531809 (hbk.)
2503531806 (hbk.)
Web link:
The Constance L. Rosenthal Book Fund Home Page
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