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The Resource Religious women in early Carolingian Francia : a study of manuscript transmission and monastic culture, Felice Lifshitz

Religious women in early Carolingian Francia : a study of manuscript transmission and monastic culture, Felice Lifshitz

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Religious women in early Carolingian Francia : a study of manuscript transmission and monastic culture
Title
Religious women in early Carolingian Francia
Title remainder
a study of manuscript transmission and monastic culture
Statement of responsibility
Felice Lifshitz
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Language
eng
Summary
This is a study of the intellectual culture of the women's monasteries of the Main Valley during the eighth century, with a particular focus on Karlburg and Kitzingen. It is based on an analysis of the manuscripts produced and used by the women religious, beginning in the middle decades of the century, when the arrival of the 'Anglo-Saxon missionaries to Germany' (including Boniface of Mainz and his 'beloved', Leoba of Tauberbischofsheim) inaugurated book production in the region. The book also provides many glimpses into non-gendered aspects of monastic culture during the eighth century
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Cataloging source
E7B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Fordham Series in Medieval Studies
Religious women in early Carolingian Francia : a study of manuscript transmission and monastic culture, Felice Lifshitz
Label
Religious women in early Carolingian Francia : a study of manuscript transmission and monastic culture, Felice Lifshitz
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt13x0c7h
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; List of Maps and Color Plates; List of Abbreviations; Preface: Medieval Feminism; Acknowledgments; PART ONE. INTRODUCTIONS: PEOPLE, PLACES, THINGS; 1 Syneisactism and Reform: Gender Relations in the Anglo-Saxon Cultural Province in Francia; 2 The Anglo-Saxon Cultural Province in Francia; 3 The Gun(t)za and Abirhilt Manuscripts: Women and Their Books in the Anglo-Saxon Cultural Province in Francia; PART TWO. TEXTUAL ANALYSIS; 4 "I Am Crucified in Christ" (Galatians 2:20): The Kitzingen Crucifixion Miniature and Visions of the Apostle Paul
  • 5 "We Interpret Spiritual Truths to People Possessed of the Spirit" (1 Corinthians 2:13): Studying the Bible with the Fathers of the Church6 "The Sensual Man Does Not Perceive Those Things That Are of the Spirit of God" (1 Corinthians 2:14): History and Theology in the Stories of the Saints; 7 "An Eternal Weight of Glory" (2 Corinthians 4:17): Discipline and Devotion in Monastic Life; PART THREE. CONCLUSIONS; 8 "Concerning Virgins, I Have No Commandment of the Lord" (1 Corinthians 7:25): Consecrated Women and Altar Service in the Anglo-Saxon Cultural Province in Francia; Color plates
  • 9 "Through a Glass Darkly" (1 Corinthians 13:12): Textual Transmission and Historical Representation as Feminist Strategies in Early Medieval EuropeNotes; Bibliography: Manuscripts and Printed Materials; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
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1 online resource (384 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823256884
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps.
Specific material designation
remote

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