Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 2923
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Solomon , Michael.
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  • Title: Women Healers and the Power to Disease in Late Medieval Spain [Roig tells how women feign disease in order to trick their husbands and recounts stories of women healers who are incompetent and dangerous].
  • Source: Women Healers and Physicians: Climbing a Long Hill.  Edited by Lilian R. Furst.  University Press of Kentucky, 1997.  Pages 79 - 92.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Healers and Healing Literature- Prose Medicine Misogyny Physicians Roig, Jaume, Physician- Spill o Libre de Les Dones (Mirror or Book of Women) Women in Literature
  • Geographic Area: Iberia
  • Century: 15
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  • Author's Affiliation: Emory University
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  • Year of Publication: 1997.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: Not Available
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