Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 12914
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Vitz , Evelyn Birge.
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  • Title: Gender and Martyrdom [The author argues that gender differences are not decisive in the accounts of martyrs; the author also takes issue with feminist readings, arguing that they cast women in the role of victim].
  • Source: Medievalia et Humanistica New Series 26, ( 1999): Pages 79 - 99. Special Issue: Civil Strife and National Identity in the Middle Ages
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Gender Hagiography Martyrs Violence Women in Religion
  • Geographic Area: General
  • Century: 3- 4- 5, 10, 13
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  • Year of Publication: 1999.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00766127
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