Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 46056
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Burchard I , bishop of Worms
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  • Title: Punishments for Illicit Sexuality from a Medieval Penitential
  • Source: The Intolerant Middle Ages: A Reader.  Edited by Eugene Smelyansky.  University of Toronto Press, 2020.  Pages 250 - 252.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Translation
  • Subject (See Also): Clergy Confession, Sacrament Penitential Books Punishment Sexuality
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  • Geographic Area: Germany
  • Century: 11
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  • Related Resources: The text is from Die Bussordnungen der abendl√§ndischen Kirche nebst einer rechtsgeschichtichen Einleitung, ed. F.W.H. Wasserschleben, trans. Eugene Smelyansky (Ch. Graeger, 1851), pp. 642, 653, 658-61, 663.
  • Author's Affiliation: Washington State University [Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow]
  • Conference Info: - , -
  • Year of Publication: 2020.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 9781487506124 (hbk); 9781487524128 (pbk); 9781487533342 (ePub); 9781487533335 (PDF)