Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 16321
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Kleimola , Ann M.
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  • Title: In Accordance with the Canons of the Holy Apostles: Muscovite Dowries and Women’s Property Rights [The author argues that women’s property rights and management responsibilities through both dowries and inheritance increased during the sixteenth century but were significantly restricted in the following century. The chief concern became to allot all l
  • Source URL: Russian Review (Full Text via JSTOR) 51, 2 (April 1992): 204-229. Link Info target = '_blank'> Russian Review (Full Text via JSTOR) 51, 2 (April 1992): 204-229. Link Info
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Dowries Economics Family Husbands Inheritance Land Tenure Muscovy Noble Women Property Widows Wives
  • Geographic Area: Russia
  • Century: 16- 17
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  • Table: One table. Table One A chart of the descendants of Andrei Mikhailovich Pleshcheev, indicating the relationships among the Pleshcheevs and the Basmanov families.
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  • Year of Publication: 1992.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00360341
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