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Chastity : a study in perception, ideals, opposition

Author: Nancy Van Deusen
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, ©2008.
Series: Presenting the past (Leiden, Netherlands), v. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Chastity.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, ©2008
(OCoLC)642418899
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Van Deusen
ISBN: 9789004166714 9004166718
OCLC Number: 191727950
Description: 211 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Failed chastity and Ovid : Myrrha in the Latin commentary tradition from Antiquity to the Renaissance / Frank T. Couslon --
Ambrose of Milan on chastity / Marcia L. Colish --
The prohibition of clerical marriage in the eleventh century / Uta-Renate Blumenthal --
An Arab Christian philosophical defense of religious celebacy against its Islamic condemnation : Yahyā ibn ʻAdî / Thérèse-Anne Druart --
Depictions of chastity : virtue made visible / Susan L'Engle --
What makes a marriage : consent or consummation in twelfth-century German literature / Claudia Bornholdt --
"The spirit of fornication, whom the children of the Hellenes used to call Eros" : problematizations of male homoeroticism in late antique monastic milieux / Cristian Gaspar --
The cry of Eden / Rafael Chodos.
Series Title: Presenting the past (Leiden, Netherlands), v. 1.
Responsibility: edited by Nancy Van Deusen.
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