Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 2762
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Ní Dhonnchadha , Máirín
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  • Title: The "Lex Innocentium": Adomnán's Law for Women, Clerics, and Youths, 697 A. D [Adomnán attempted to shield women, youth, and clerics from warfare and levied heavy penalties against those who injured or killed women].
  • Source: Chattel, Servant, or Citizen: Women's Status in Church, State, and Society.  Edited by Mary O' Dowd and Sabine Wichert.  Historical Studies 19. Papers Read Before the XXIst Irish Conference of Historians, Held at Queen's University of Belfast, 27-30 May 1993. Institute of Irish Studies, The Queen's University of Belfast, 1995.  Pages 58 - 69.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Adolescents Adomnan, Abbot of Iona and Author Ireland Law Lex Innocentium Warfare and Warriors
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  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 7
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  • Author's Affiliation: Dublin Institute of Advanced Studies
  • Conference Info: - , -
  • Year of Publication: 1995.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0853895678