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The White Nuns : Cistercian Abbeys for Women in Medieval France

Author: Constance Hoffman Berman
Publisher: Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania Press [2018] © 2018
Series: The Middle Ages Series
Edition/Format:   Computer file : English
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It challenges conventional scholarship that accepts the words of medieval monastic writers as literal truth, as if they were written without rhetorical skill, bias, or self-interest. In its identification of long-accepted misogynies, its search for their origins, and its struggle to reject such misreadings, The White Nuns provides a robust model for historians writing against received traditions.
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Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als:
Berman, Constance H., 1948
The white nuns
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018
xvi, 345 Seiten
Druck-Ausgabe
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Constance Hoffman Berman
ISBN: 9780812295085 0812295080
OCLC Number: 1048453614
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource : 21 illus.
Series Title: The Middle Ages Series
Responsibility: Constance Hoffman Berman.

Abstract:

It challenges conventional scholarship that accepts the words of medieval monastic writers as literal truth, as if they were written without rhetorical skill, bias, or self-interest. In its identification of long-accepted misogynies, its search for their origins, and its struggle to reject such misreadings, The White Nuns provides a robust model for historians writing against received traditions.

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