Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 5863
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Cuadra García , Cristina.
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  • Title: Religious Women in the Monasteries of Castile-León(VIth -XIth Centuries) [The author surveys the development of women's monasteries; in the later period she discusses familial settlement monasteries, urban monasteries with Mozarabic influence, and royal monasteries ("Infantadgos")].
  • Source: Women at Work in Spain: From the Middle Ages to Early Modern Times.  Edited by Marilyn Stone and Carmen Benito-Vessels.  Peter Lang, 1998.  Pages 33 - 63.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Castile Double Houses Leon (Kingdom) Monasticism Sexual Division of Labor Women in Religion
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  • Geographic Area: Iberia
  • Century: 6- 7- 8- 9- 10- 11
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  • Author's Affiliation: Universidad Complutense de Madrid [doctoral student]
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  • Year of Publication: 1998.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0820436704