skip to content
Women's healthcare in the Medieval West : texts and contexts Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Women's healthcare in the Medieval West : texts and contexts

Author: Monica Helen Green
Publisher: Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate/Variorum, ©2000.
Series: Collected studies, CS680.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

The author argues that a real history of women's healthcare in medieval Western Europe has not yet been written as most extant texts relating to it have never been edited or studied. Using insights  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Monica Helen Green
ISBN: 0860788261 9780860788263
OCLC Number: 50639242
Notes: Errata slip pasted on 1st prelim page.
Description: 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: I. Women's medical practice and health care in medieval Europe: Sisters and workers in the Middle Ages, ed. J. Bennett et al. Chicago, 1989 --
II. Documenting medieval women's medical practice: Practical medicine from Salerno to the Black Death, ed. Luis Garcia-Ballester et al. Cambridge, UK, 1994 --
III. The De Genecia attributed to Constantine the African: Speculum 62. Cambridge, MA, 1987 --
IV. Obstetrical and gynecological texts in Middle English: Studies in the age of Chaucer 14. New Brunswick, 1992 --
V. The Development of the Trotula; Revue d'Histoire des Textes 26. Paris, 1996 --
VI. "Traittié tout de menc̦onges': The Secrés des dames, "Trotula," and Attitudes towards women's medicine in fourteenth- and early fifteenth-century France: Christine de Pizan and the Categories of Difference, ed. Marilyn Desmond. Minneapolis, 1998 --
VII. The Possibilities of literacy and the limits of reading: Women and the gendering of medical literacy, First publication.
Series Title: Collected studies, CS680.
Responsibility: Monica H. Green.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Prize: Winner of the 2004 John Nicholas Brown Prize from the Medieval Academy of America Prize: Nominated for the History of Science Society's History of Women in Science Prize, 2003 'Monica Green Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50639242> # Women's healthcare in the Medieval West : texts and contexts
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "50639242" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/vtu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Place/burlington_vt> ; # Burlington, Vt.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245064> ; # Europe.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Topic/history_medieval> ; # History, Medieval
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Topic/gynecology_history> ; # Gynecology--history
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Topic/medical_care_europe_history_to_1500> ; # Medical care--Europe--History--To 1500
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1176758> ; # Women--Health and hygiene
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Topic/obstetrics_history> ; # Obstetrics--history
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Topic/women_s_health_services_history> ; # Women's Health Services--history
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Place/europe> ; # Europe.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Topic/medicine_in_literature> ; # Medicine in Literature
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1013753> ; # Medical care
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/610.820940902/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1015277> ; # Medicine, Medieval
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Topic/women_health_and_hygiene_europe_history_to_1500> ; # Women--Health and hygiene--Europe--History--To 1500
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Event/to_1500> ; # To 1500
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2000" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/74021233> ; # Monica Helen Green
   schema:datePublished "2000" ;
   schema:description "I. Women's medical practice and health care in medieval Europe: Sisters and workers in the Middle Ages, ed. J. Bennett et al. Chicago, 1989 -- II. Documenting medieval women's medical practice: Practical medicine from Salerno to the Black Death, ed. Luis Garcia-Ballester et al. Cambridge, UK, 1994 -- III. The De Genecia attributed to Constantine the African: Speculum 62. Cambridge, MA, 1987 -- IV. Obstetrical and gynecological texts in Middle English: Studies in the age of Chaucer 14. New Brunswick, 1992 -- V. The Development of the Trotula; Revue d'Histoire des Textes 26. Paris, 1996 -- VI. "Traittié tout de menc̦onges': The Secrés des dames, "Trotula," and Attitudes towards women's medicine in fourteenth- and early fifteenth-century France: Christine de Pizan and the Categories of Difference, ed. Marilyn Desmond. Minneapolis, 1998 -- VII. The Possibilities of literacy and the limits of reading: Women and the gendering of medical literacy, First publication."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/837011068> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Series/collected_studies> ; # Collected studies ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Series/variorum_collected_studies_series> ; # Variorum collected studies series ;
   schema:name "Women's healthcare in the Medieval West : texts and contexts"@en ;
   schema:productID "50639242" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/50639242#PublicationEvent/burlington_vt_ashgate_variorum_2000> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Agent/ashgate_variorum> ; # Ashgate/Variorum
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy032/00104023.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780860788263> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA0Y1093> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/50639242> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Agent/ashgate_variorum> # Ashgate/Variorum
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Ashgate/Variorum" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Place/burlington_vt> # Burlington, Vt.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Burlington, Vt." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Series/collected_studies> # Collected studies ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50639242> ; # Women's healthcare in the Medieval West : texts and contexts
   schema:name "Collected studies ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Series/variorum_collected_studies_series> # Variorum collected studies series ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50639242> ; # Women's healthcare in the Medieval West : texts and contexts
   schema:name "Variorum collected studies series ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Topic/gynecology_history> # Gynecology--history
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Gynecology--history"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Topic/medicine_in_literature> # Medicine in Literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Medicine in Literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Topic/obstetrics_history> # Obstetrics--history
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Obstetrics--history"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Topic/women_health_and_hygiene_europe_history_to_1500> # Women--Health and hygiene--Europe--History--To 1500
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85147301> ;
   schema:name "Women--Health and hygiene--Europe--History--To 1500"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837011068#Topic/women_s_health_services_history> # Women's Health Services--history
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women's Health Services--history"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1013753> # Medical care
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Medical care"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1015277> # Medicine, Medieval
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Medicine, Medieval"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1176758> # Women--Health and hygiene
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women--Health and hygiene"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245064> # Europe.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Europe." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/74021233> # Monica Helen Green
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Green" ;
   schema:givenName "Monica Helen" ;
   schema:name "Monica Helen Green" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780860788263>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0860788261" ;
   schema:isbn "9780860788263" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.