Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 12983
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Blamires , Alcuin.
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  • Title: Paradox in the Medieval Gender Doctrine of Head and Body [The author argues that the head-husband and body-wife doctrine had paradoxes which obliged churchmen to offer women other alternatives].
  • Source: Medieval Theology and the Natural Body.  Edited by Peter Biller and A.J. MinnisYork Studies in Medieval Theology.  York Medieval Press, 1997.  Pages 13 - 29.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Gender Husbands Man Woman Relationships Theology Wives
  • Geographic Area: General
  • Century: General
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  • Year of Publication: 1997.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0952973405
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