Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


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1. Record Number: 5613
Author(s): Bennett, Judith M.
Contributor(s):
Title : Lesbian-Like and the Social History of Lesbianisms [The author argues that for the study of the Middle Ages the category "lesbian" needs to be expanded to "lesbian-like" to include characteristics that have affinities with modern-day lesbians; the author suggests that cross dressing women, prostitutes and others involved in unsanctioned sexuality, women in single-sex religious houses, and single women can all be understood in new ways when considered as lesbian-like behaviors].
Source: Journal of the History of Sexuality , 9., 40180 (January-April 2000):  Pages 1 - 24.
Year of Publication: 2000.

2. Record Number: 4465
Author(s): Beattie, Cordelia.
Contributor(s):
Title : A Room of One's Own? The Legal Evidence for the Residential Arrangements of Women Without Husbands in Late Fourteenth- and Early Fifteenth-Century York
Source: Medieval Women and the Law.   Edited by Noël James Menuge .   Boydell Press, 2000. Journal of the History of Sexuality , 9., 40180 (January-April 2000):  Pages 41 - 56.
Year of Publication: 2000.

3. Record Number: 3169
Author(s): Kowaleski, Maryanne.
Contributor(s):
Title : Singlewomen in Medieval and Early Modern Europe: The Demographic Perspective
Source: Singlewomen in the European Past, 1250-1800.   Edited by Judith M. Bennett and Amy M. Froide .   University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999. Journal of the History of Sexuality , 9., 40180 (January-April 2000):  Pages 38
Year of Publication: 1999.

4. Record Number: 3173
Author(s): Krueger, Roberta L.
Contributor(s):
Title : Transforming Maidens: Singlewomen's Stories in Marie de France's "Lais" and Later French Courtly Narratives
Source: Singlewomen in the European Past, 1250-1800.   Edited by Judith M. Bennett and Amy M. Froide .   University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999. Journal of the History of Sexuality , 9., 40180 (January-April 2000):  Pages 146 - 191.
Year of Publication: 1999.

5. Record Number: 3171
Author(s): Stuard, Susan Mosher.
Contributor(s):
Title : Single by Law and Custom [Mediterranean women slaves might be mothers and wives but they remained single].
Source: Singlewomen in the European Past, 1250-1800.   Edited by Judith M. Bennett and Amy M. Froide .   University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999. Journal of the History of Sexuality , 9., 40180 (January-April 2000):  Pages 106 - 126.
Year of Publication: 1999.

6. Record Number: 3172
Author(s): Karras, Ruth Mazo.
Contributor(s):
Title : Sex and the Singlewoman
Source: Singlewomen in the European Past, 1250-1800.   Edited by Judith M. Bennett and Amy M. Froide .   University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999. Journal of the History of Sexuality , 9., 40180 (January-April 2000):  Pages 127 - 145.
Year of Publication: 1999.

7. Record Number: 3168
Author(s): Bennett, Judith M. and Amy M. Froide
Contributor(s):
Title : A Singular Past [an overview essay on never married women in the medieval and early modern periods touching on numbers, differences among, representations of, choices made to remain single, and personal relationships].
Source: Singlewomen in the European Past, 1250-1800.   Edited by Judith M. Bennett and Amy M. Froide .   University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999. Journal of the History of Sexuality , 9., 40180 (January-April 2000):  Pages 1 - 37.
Year of Publication: 1999.

8. Record Number: 3170
Author(s): Farmer, Sharon.
Contributor(s):
Title : It is not good that [wo]man should be alone: Elite Responses to Singlewomen in High Medieval Paris [because both clerical and lay elites expected women to submit to male authority, whether that of a husband or of a male cleric, single women are ignored].
Source: Singlewomen in the European Past, 1250-1800.   Edited by Judith M. Bennett and Amy M. Froide .   University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999. Journal of the History of Sexuality , 9., 40180 (January-April 2000):  Pages 82 - 105.
Year of Publication: 1999.

9. Record Number: 3174
Author(s): Wiesner, Merry E.
Contributor(s):
Title : Having Her Own Smoke: Employment and Independence for Singlewomen in Germany, 1400-1750
Source: Singlewomen in the European Past, 1250-1800.   Edited by Judith M. Bennett and Amy M. Froide .   University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999. Journal of the History of Sexuality , 9., 40180 (January-April 2000):  Pages 192 - 216.
Year of Publication: 1999.

10. Record Number: 2208
Author(s): Reyerson, Kathryn L.
Contributor(s):
Title : Prostitution in Medieval Montpellier: The Ladies of Campus Polverel [from notarial registers the author has identified a district in which prostitutes rented houses during the 1330s and 1340s. The appendix summarizes twenty-five transactions from the notarial registers; they concern house rentals and purchases of chests and clothing].
Source: Medieval Prosopography , 18., ( 1997):  Pages 209 - 228.
Year of Publication: 1997.