Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 17842
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Bynum , Caroline Walker.
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  • Title: The Mysticism and Asceticism of Medieval Women: Some Comments on the Typologies of Max Weber and Ernst Troeltsch [The author analyzes women’s piety between the twelfth and fourteenth centuries using the categories developed by Weber and Troeltsch; in the process, she reveals the problems with those categories themselves. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Fragmentation and Redemption: Essays on Gender and the Human Body in Medieval Religion.Caroline Walker Bynum.  MIT Press, 1991.  Pages 53 - 78.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Asceticism Mystics Theory Troeltsch, Ernst, Theologian (1865-1923) Weber, Max, Sociologist (1864-1920) Women in Religion
  • Geographic Area: General
  • Century: 12-13
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  • Year of Publication: 1991.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0942299639
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