Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 8059
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Bitel , Lisa M.
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  • Title: Conceived in Sins, Born in Delights: Stories of Procreation from Early Ireland [The author argues that the surviving narratives of sex, conception, pregnancy, and childbirth from eight and ninth-century Ireland represent an exclusively male ideology, and reveal masculine attempts to co-opt the procreative process more generally. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Journal of the History of Sexuality 3, 2 ( 1992): Pages 181 - 202.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Bretha Crolige, Irish Legal Text Bretha Dein Checht, Irish Legal Text Childbirth in Literature Desire in Literature Gynecology Ireland Irish Literature Medicine Pregnancy in Literature Sex Differences Sexuality in Literature
  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 8-9
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Kansas
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  • Year of Publication: 1992.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 10434070
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