Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 6729
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Lucas , Peter J.
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  • Title: Judith and the Woman Hero [The author demonstrates that the Old English poem “Judith” uses the female Biblical hero to illustrate the theme of the power of faith. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Yearbook of English Studies 22, ( 1992): Pages 17 - 27.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Faith in Literature Heroes in Literature Judith (Biblical Figure) Judith, Old English Poem Literature- Verse Women in Active Roles in Literature
  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 10
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  • Author's Affiliation: University College, Dublin
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  • Year of Publication: 1992.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 03062473
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