Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 7447
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Weaver , Elissa B.
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  • Title: Gender [The author provides an overview of gender issues in the Renaissance. Weaver concludes with a qualififed "yes" to Joan Kelly's compelling question, "Did women have a Renaissance?" She emphasizes that gender roles were recognized as being culturally constructed and that they were a subject of debate. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: A Companion to the Worlds of the Renaissance.  Edited by Guido Ruggiero.  Blackwell Publishing, 2002.  Pages 188 - 207.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Gender Renaissance Women's Nature Women's Status
  • Geographic Area: General
  • Century: 15- 16- 17
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Chicago
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  • Year of Publication: 2002.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0631215247
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