Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 2179
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Poos , L. R.
  • Contributor(s):
  • Title: Sex, Lies, and the Church Courts of Pre-Reformation England [gender in defamation cases].
  • Source URL: Journal of Interdisciplinary History (Full Text via JSTOR) 25, 4 (Spring 1995): 585-607. Link Info target = '_blank'>Journal of Interdisciplinary History (Full Text via JSTOR) 25, 4 (Spring 1995): 585-607. Link Info
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Courts of Law, Ecclesiastical Gender Gossips and Gossiping Insults Sexuality
  • Award Note:
  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 15- 16
  • Primary Evidence:
  • Illustrations:
  • Table: 3 statistical tables representing the sex and type of defamation both for the accused and the accuser.
  • Abstract:
  • Author's Affiliation: Catholic University of America
  • Conference Info: - , -
  • Year of Publication: 1995.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00221953
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