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Be a perfect man : Christian masculinity and the Carolingian aristocracy

Author: Andrew J Romig
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2017] ß2017
Series: Middle Ages series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Be a Perfect Man, Andrew J. Romig argues that Carolingian representations of caritas served as a discourse of power, a means by which early medieval writers made claims, both explicit and implicit, about the hierarchies of masculine power that they believed ought to exist within their world.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew J Romig
ISBN: 0812294297 9780812294293 9780812249248 0812249240
OCLC Number: 1006090919
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 253 pages)
Contents: Cover --
Contents --
List of Abbreviations --
Introduction. Ideology, Gender, and Discourse in the Carolingian World --
Chapter 1. The Authority of the Ascetic Male --
Chapter 2. Manifestos of Carolingian Power --
Chapter 3. Louis the Pious and the Manliness of Forgiving --
Chapter 4. Questioning Caritas in the Time of Troubles --
Chapter 5. The Emergence of the Secular-Spiritual Hybrid --
Conclusion. Manliness and Empathy --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index --
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Series Title: Middle Ages series.
Responsibility: Andrew J. Romig.
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