The Resource Debate of the Romance of the rose, Christine de Pizan, et al. ; edited and translated by David F. Hult

Debate of the Romance of the rose, Christine de Pizan, et al. ; edited and translated by David F. Hult

Label
Debate of the Romance of the rose
Title
Debate of the Romance of the rose
Statement of responsibility
Christine de Pizan, et al. ; edited and translated by David F. Hult
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fro
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
In 1401, Christine de Pizan (1365-1430?), one of the most renowned and prolific woman writers of the Middle Ages, wrote a letter to the provost of Lille criticizing the highly popular and widely read Romance of the Rose for its blatant and unwarranted misogynistic depictions of women. The debate that ensued, over not only the merits of the treatise but also of the place of women in society, started Europe on the long path to gender parity. Pizan's criticism sparked a continent-wide discussion of issues that is still alive today in disputes about art and morality, especially the civic responsib
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
841/.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English; translated from documents in Old French or Latin
LC call number
PQ1529
LC item number
.D44 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The other voice in early modern Europe
Label
Debate of the Romance of the rose, Christine de Pizan, et al. ; edited and translated by David F. Hult
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Series Editors' Introduction; Volume Editor's Introduction; Volume Editor's Bibliography; I. Christine and the Rose before the Debate; II. The Debate: First Phase; III. The Debate: Second Phase; IV. Aftermath; V. Christine's Later Mentions of the Romance of the Rose; Series Editors' Bibliography; Index of People and Places; Index of Allegorical Personifications and Mythological and Fictional Characters
Control code
ocn615627939
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 286 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226670140
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35818037
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)615627939
  • pebcs0226670147

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