The Resource Body and soul : essays on medieval women and mysticism, Elizabeth Alvilda Petroff

Body and soul : essays on medieval women and mysticism, Elizabeth Alvilda Petroff

Label
Body and soul : essays on medieval women and mysticism
Title
Body and soul
Title remainder
essays on medieval women and mysticism
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Alvilda Petroff
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Dewey number
248.2/2/082
Index
index present
LC call number
BV5077.E85
LC item number
P48 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Body and soul : essays on medieval women and mysticism, Elizabeth Alvilda Petroff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
I. Backgrounds. 1. Women and Mysticism in the Medieval World. 2. Unmasking Women: Medieval Responses to the Unknowability of the Lady. 3. A New Feminine Spirituality: The Beguines and Their Writings in Medieval Europe. 4. A Medieval Woman's Utopian Vision: The Rule of St. Clare of Assisi -- II. The Tradition of Holy Women: Change and Continuity. 5. Eloquence and Heroic Virginity in Hrotsvit's Verse Legends. 6. Transforming the World: The Serpent-Dragon and the Virgin Saint. 7. "She Seemed to Have Come from the Desert": Italian Women Saints and the Vitae Patrum Cycle -- III. Women Mystics and the Acquisition of Authority. 8. Male Confessors and Female Penitents: Possibilities for Dialogue. 9. The Rhetoric of Transgression in the Lives of Italian Women Saints. 10. Gender, Knowledge, and Power in Hadewijch's Strophische Gedichten. 11. Writing the Body: Male and Female in the Writings of Marguerite d'Oingt, Angela of Foligno, and Umilta of Faenza
Control code
000021789739
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 235 p.
Isbn
9780195084542
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
93037581 //r96
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.b17716469
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  • C01108022968
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