Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 11209
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Stafford , Pauline
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  • Title: Women and the Norman Conquest [argues against both an Anglo-Saxon golden age for women and the view of the Norman Conquest as a major turning point for noble women's status].
  • Source:   Edited by Lester K. Little and Barbara H. RosenweinTransactions of the Royal Historical Society. Sixth Series 4, ( 1994): Pages 221 - 249. Later reprinted in Debating the Middle Ages: Issues and Readings. Edited by Lester K. Little and Barbara H. Rosenwein. Blackwell Publishers, 1998. Pages 254-263. Reprinted in Gender, Family and the Legitimation of Power: England from the Ninth to Early Tw
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Anglo- Normans Dowries Historiography Inheritance Land Tenure Noble Women Norman Conquest of England (1066) Power Women's History Women's Rights
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  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 10-11
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  • Year of Publication: 1994.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00804401