Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 13478
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Cormack , Margaret
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  • Title: Fyr kné Meyio: Notes on Childbirth in Medieval Iceland [The author examines various texts that describe childbirth; she concludes that there were a variety of positions that the laboring woman could assume but they did not include on hands and knees].
  • Source: Saga Book 25, 3 ( 2000): Pages 314 - 315.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Childbirth Iceland
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  • Geographic Area: Scandinavia
  • Century: General
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  • Year of Publication: 2000.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 03059219