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Shenoute and the Women of the White Monastery.

Author: Krawiec.
Publisher: Oxford University Press : Oxford University Press.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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This title depicts the lives of female monks within a monastery located in upper Egypt in the period 385-464 CE. Piecing together 12 original letters, the author examines how the male monk in charge  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Krawiec.
ISBN: 0195129431 9780195129434
OCLC Number: 473783360
Notes: DatabaseOxford Scholarship Online.
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Contents: AbbreviationsIntroduction1: Daily Life in the White Monastery under Shenoute2: Women's Life in the White Monastery under Shenoute3: Shenoute's Discourse of Monastic Power4: Acceptance and Resistance: The Women's Power5: "They too are Our Brethren": Gender in the White Monastery6: Gender and Monasticism in Late Antiquity7: Women's Role in the Monastic Family: The Intersection of Power and Gender8: "According to the Flesh": Biological Kin in the White MonasteryNotesBibliographyIndex

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