Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 15079
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): John , Helen J., S.N.D.
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  • Title: Hildegard of Bingen: A New Twelfth-Century Woman Philosopher? [In this review essay the author considers why Hildegard has just begun to be considered as a philosopher. The books she reviews in the essay are Barbara Newman's "Sister of Wisdom," Mother Columba Itart's translation of "Scivias," and Sabina Flanagan's "Hildegard of Bingen, 1098-1179: A Visionary Life." Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Hypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy 7, 1 (Winter 1992): Pages 115 - 123.
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  • Article Type: Review Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Hildegard of Bingen, Abbess of Rupertsberg Philosophy Theology
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  • Geographic Area: Germany
  • Century: 12
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  • Year of Publication: 1992.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 08875367