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  • Record Number: 8908
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Peters , Edward.
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  • Title: History, Historians, and Clerical Celibacy [The author briefly surveys the historiography of clerical celibacy. Earlier historians took a polemical stance on the issues, but in the latter half of the twentieth century, scholars contextualized their research within a much wider perspective. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Medieval Purity and Piety: Essays on Medieval Clerical Celibacy and Religious Reform.  Edited by Michael FrassettoGarland Medieval Casebooks Series.  Garland Publishing, 1998.  Pages 3 - 21.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Celibacy Clergy- Sexual Behavior Historiography Sexuality
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  • Geographic Area: General
  • Century: General
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
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  • Year of Publication: 1998.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0815324308