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1. Record Number: 14687
Author(s): Green, Monica H.
Title : Flowers, Poisons and Men: Menstruation in Medieval Western Europe [The author analyzes medieval medical traditions in regard to menstruation. Green notes the virtual absence of any mention of the term in other kinds of literature including fabliaux which openly discuss sexuality. She also draws attention to the widespread belief that Jewish men menstruate, a belief rooted in antisemitism. Title note supplied by Feminae.]
Source: Menstruation: A Cultural History.   Edited by Andrew Shail and Gillian Howie .   Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.  Pages 51 - 64.
Year of Publication: 2005.

2. Record Number: 3095
Author(s): Johnson, Willis.
Title : The Myth of Jewish Male Menses
Source: Journal of Medieval History , 24., 3 (September 1998):  Pages 273 - 295.
Year of Publication: 1998.