Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 8558
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Klinck , Anne L
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  • Title: To have and to hold: The Bridewealth of Wives and the "Mund" of Widows in Anglo-Saxon England [The author examine women's status, particularly brides and widows, and the control that men exercised over them. Klinck brings in Anglo-Saxon vocabulary from legal sources as evidence. She also considers recent historiographic developments. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Nottingham Medieval Studies 51, ( 2007): Pages 231 - 245.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Bride Price Dowries Guardians Historiography Law Marriage Old English Language Widows
  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 7- 8- 9- 10- 11
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of New Brunswick
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  • Year of Publication: 2007.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00782122
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