Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index

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SEE ALSO: anorexia nervosa

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1. Record Number: 45008
Author(s): James of Vitry, Alicia Protze, and Kisha G. Tracy,
Title : Life of Mary of Oegines (Oignies) (ca. 15th c.)
Source: Medieval Disability Sourcebook: Western Europe.   Edited by Cameron Hunt McNabb .   punctum books, 2020.  Pages 220 - 230. Available open access from the JSTOR website: https://doi.org/10.2307/j.ctv11hptcd.22
Year of Publication: 2020.

2. Record Number: 4642
Author(s): Polinska, Wioleta.
Title : Bodies Under Siege: Eating Disorders and Self-Mutilation Among Women [The author compares and contrasts present-day eating disorders with medieval holy women's behaviors and suggests that in both cases women are seeking self-determination and autonomy].
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Religion , 68., 3 (September 2000):  Pages 569 - 589.
Year of Publication: 2000.