Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 814
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Reyerson , Kathryn and Thomas Kuehn
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  • Title: Women and Law in France and Italy [both authors provide an introductory overview; Reyerson briefly surveys inheritance, marriage, dowries, womens' ability to do business, and crimes including prostitution; Kuehn briefly surveys inheritance, dowry, and guardianship].
  • Source: Women in Medieval Western European Culture.  Edited by Linda E. Mitchell.  Garland Publishing, 1999.  Pages 131 - 141.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Dowries Law
  • Award Note:
  • Geographic Area: France;Italy
  • Century: General
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Minnesota (Reyerson);Clemson University (Kuehn).
  • Conference Info: - , -
  • Year of Publication: 1999.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0815324618