Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 7806
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Mulder-Bakker , Anneke B.
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  • Title: The Prime of Their Lives: Women and Age, Wisdom, and Religious Careers in Northern Europe [The author argues that older women took on leadership roles in religion, with prophecy, visions, teaching, and life as anchoresses].
  • Source: New Trends in Feminine Spirituality: The Holy Women of Li├Ęge and Their Impact.  Edited by Juliette Dor, Lesley Johnson, and Jocelyn Wogan-BrowneMedieval Women: Texts and Contexts, 2.  Brepols, 1999.  Pages 215 - 236.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Authority Christina Mirabilis Van Sint-Truiden, Mystic Mother of Guibert of Nogent, Recluse Mystics Old Age Prophecy Recluses Visions Widows Women in Active Roles Women in Religion
  • Geographic Area: General
  • Century: 11-12
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Groningen
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  • Year of Publication: 1999.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 2503507689
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