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Hildegard of Bingen : a book of essays

Author: Maud Burnett McInerney
Publisher: New York : Garland Pub., 1998.
Series: Garland reference library of the humanities, v. 2037.; Garland reference library of the humanities., Garland medieval casebooks ;, v. 20.
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This book explores the extraordinary life and work of Hildegard of Bingen, the 12th century abbess and prophet whose interests ranged from music to theology to zoology to medicine. These essays-written specifically for this volume-approach Hildegard from a variety of perspectives including gender theory, musicology, art history, the history of science, and comparative studies.
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Named Person: Hildegard, Saint; Hildegard, von Bingen.; Hildegard, Saint
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maud Burnett McInerney
ISBN: 0815325886 9780815325888
OCLC Number: 38426002
Description: xxvii, 257 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Woman speaks : language and self-representation in Hildegard's letters / Beverlee Sian Rapp --
Hildegard as a medieval "zoologist" : the animals of the Physica / Kenneth F. Kitchell and Irven M. Resnick --
Hildegard of Bingen's Causes and cures : a radical feminist response to the doctor-cook binary / Marcia Kathleen Chamberlain --
Poetry of science : relating body and soul in the Scivias / Jan S. Emerson --
Where is the body? Images of Eve and Mary in the Scivias / Rebecca L.R. Garber --
Like a virgin : the problem of male virginity in the Symphonia / Maud Burnett McInerney --
Musical reading of Hildegard's responsory "Spiritui sancto" / Kathryn L. Bumpass --
Rhenish confluences : Hildegard and the fourteenth-century Dominicans / Leonard P. Hindsley --
Jewish mother-in-law : Synagoga and the Man of Laws Tale / Christine M. Rose --
Two "sisters in wisdom" : Hildegard of Bingen, Christina Rossetti, and feminist theology / Frederick S. Roden.
Series Title: Garland reference library of the humanities, v. 2037.; Garland reference library of the humanities., Garland medieval casebooks ;, v. 20.
Responsibility: edited by Maud Burnett McInerney.
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