Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 9060
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Taylor , Andrew.
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  • Title: A Second Ajax: Peter Abelard and the Violence of Dialectic [The author focuses on dialectic as a site of masculine aggression; at the same time he notes self-mockery and self-doubt in Abelard's writings].
  • Source: The Tongue of the Fathers: Gender and Ideology in Twelfth-Century Latin.  Edited by David Townsend and Andrew Taylor.  University of Pennsylvania Press, 1998.  Pages 14 - 34.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Abelard, Peter, Philosopher Dialectic Latin Literature Masculinity Philosophy Scholars Warfare and Warriors, Image of
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  • Geographic Area: France
  • Century: 12
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Saskatchewan
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  • Year of Publication: 1998.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0812234405