Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 3119
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Zimmermann , Margarete
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  • Title: English Noblewomen and the Local Community in the Later Middle Ages [roles that noble women played at the local level as employers, almsgivers, supporters of the parish, providers of hospitality and entertainment, and members of confraternities].
  • Source: Medieval Women in Their Communities.  Edited by Diane Watt.  University of Toronto Press, 1997.  Pages 186 - 203.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Alms and Almsgiving Community Life Lay Piety Noble Women Patronage, Ecclesiastical Social Class Women in Active Roles
  • Award Note:
  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 14- 15
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  • Author's Affiliation: Freie Universit├Ąt Berlin
  • Conference Info: - , -
  • Year of Publication: 1997.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0802042899