Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 7625
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Rawcliffe , Carole
  • Contributor(s):
  • Title: Women and Medicine: Conflicting Attitudes [contemporary views of the female healer].
  • Source: Medicine and Society in Later Medieval England.Carole Rawcliffe.  Alan Sutton Publishing, 1995.  Pages 170 - 193.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Book Chapter
  • Subject (See Also): Healers and Healing Medicine Noble Women Surgeons
  • Award Note:
  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: General
  • Primary Evidence:
  • Illustrations: Eleven illustrations, five in color and the rest in black and white. Most represent women healers. The rest are drawings from medical texts and religious images associated with healing.
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of East Anglia
  • Conference Info: - , -
  • Year of Publication: 1995.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0862995981