Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 9713
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Salisbury , Joyce E.
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  • Title: Bestiality in the Middle Ages [The essay argues that bestiality was increasingly legislated against in the medieval period, but also suggests that the act was not necessarily curtailed, particularly in rural areas. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Sex in the Middle Ages: A Book of Essays.  Edited by Joyce E. Salisbury.  Garland Publishing, 1991.  Pages 173 - 186.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Bestiality Canon Law Daily Life Mythology - Classical Sexuality
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  • Geographic Area: General
  • Century: General
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
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  • Year of Publication: 1991.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: Not Available