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Woman's Studies bibliography by Magnus Mckinnley.


NOTE: See also the files: f-fighters-msg, Fightng-Small-art, cl-Scot-fem-art, birth-control-msg, perfumes-msg, Women-Battle-art, Women-Warriors-art.





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    Mark S. Harris                  AKA:  THLord Stefan li Rous

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From: Loll, SSgt Richard P. (2/15/94)

To: Mark Harris

Electronic Marriage informa


This is what my query has garnered me so far.


I would be interested in seeing what you've got also.


Everything else I've worked on is handwritten.  Send me your snail-mail

address and I'll send you a copy.


Magnus Mckinnley

rloll at nix.cs.du.edu




Howdy from Texas! Anyway, the bib, as it stands as of now:





---. "Les hopitaux et les pauvres a la fin du Moyen Age:  l'exemple de Lyon." Le

Moyen Age 84, no. 2 (1978): 279-308.


---. Sister of Wisdom.  St. Hildegard's Theology of the Feminine. Berkeley:1987.


Abels, Richard, and Ellen Harrison. "The Participation of Women in Languedocian Catharism." Medieval Studies 41 (1979): 215-51.


Anson, John. "The Female Transvestite in Early Monasticism:  The Origin and

Development of a Motif." Viator 5 (1974): 1-32.


Aries, Philippe. Centuries of Childhood. 1962.


Aries, Philippe, and Andre Bejin, Eds. "Western Sexuality:  Practice and Precept

in Past and Present Times." 1986.


Aron, Marguerite. Un animateur de la jeunesse au XIIIe siecle.  Vie, voyages dubienheureux Jourdain de Saxe, Maitre-des-arts et general des freres precheurs de 1222 a 1237. Paris:Desclee, de Brouwer et Cie, 1930.


Baker, Derek. The Church in Town and Countryside. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1979.



Bleier, Ruth. Science and Gender:  A Critique of Biology and Its Theories onWomen. New York/Oxford: Pergamon Press (Athene Series), 1984.


Blumenfeld-Kosinski, Renate, and Timea Szell. Images of Sainthood in Medieval Europe. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1991.


Bolton, Brenda. "Mulieres Sanctae." in Sanctity and Secularity:  The Church and the World, 77-95. Ed. Derek Baker. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1973.


Also found in Women in Medieval Society, ed. Susan Mosher Stuard (Philadelphia:

University of Pennsylvania Press, 1976), 141-158.


---. "Vitae Matrum:  A Further Aspect of the Frauenfrage." in Medieval Women,

253-273. Ed. Derek Baker. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1978.


Bornstein, Diane. The Lady in the Tower:  Medieval Courtesy Literature for

Women. Connecticut: Archon Books (Shoe String Press, Inc.), 1983.


Boswell, John E. Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality:  Gay People

in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century. 1980.


---. "Expositio and Oblatio:  The Abandonment of Children and the Ancient and

Medieval Family." American Historical Review 89, no. 1 (1984): 10-33.


Bowden, Betsy. "The Art of Courtly Copulation." Medievalia et Humanistica 9

(1979): 67-85.


Brown, Elizabeth A. R. "The Political Repercussions of Family Ties in the Early

Fourteenth Century:  The Marriage of Edward II of England and Isabelle of France." Speculum 63, no. 3 (1988): 573-595.


Brundage, James A. "Rape and Seduction in the Medieval Canon Law." in Sexual

Practices and the Medieval Church, 141-148. Eds. Vern L. Bullough, and James Brundage. Buffalo: Prometheus Books, 1982.


Bullough, Vern L., and James Brundage. Sexual Practices and the Medieval Church.

Buffalo, New York: Promethius Books, 1982.


Bullough, Vern, and Cameron Campbell. "Female Longevity and Diet in the Middle

Ages." Speculum 55, no. 2 (1980): 317-325.


Bynum, Caroline Walker, Ed. "Gender and Religion:  On the Complexity of

Symbols." , ed. Stevan Harrell. Ed. Paula Richman. Boston: Beacon Press, 1986.


Bynum, Carolyn Walker. Fragmentation and Redemption. Zone Books, 1991.


---. Jesus as Mother:  Studies in the Spirituality of the High Middle Ages.

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1982.


Cadden, Joan. "It Takes All Kinds:  Sexuality and Gender Differences in

Hildegard of Bingen's <Book of Compund Medicine>." Traditio 40 (1984): 149-174.


Cardona, M. Aurell. "La deterioration du statut de la femme aristocratique en

Provence (Xe-XIIIe siecles)." Le Moyen Age 91, no. 1 (1985): 75-86.


Carle, Birte. "Structural Patterns in the Legends of Holy Women." in Aspects of

Female Existence, 79-86. Ed. Birte Carle. Copenhagen: Gyldendalske Boghandel, 1980.


Carpentier, Elisabeth. "L'homme, les hommes, et la femme:  Etude sur la

vocabulaire des biographies royales francaises (XIe-XIIe siecle)." Annales E. S. C. 41, no. 2 (1986):325-346.


Carrasco, Magdalena. "Sanctity and Experience in Pictorial Hagiography:  Two

Illustrated Lives of Saints from Romanesque France." in Images of Sainthood in Medieval Europe, 33-66. Eds. Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski, and Timea Szell. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1991.


Catholic Church. Die Bussordnungen der abendlandischen Kirche. Graz::

Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, 1958.


Cixous, Helene. "Rereading Femininity." Yale French Studies 62 (1981): 19-44.


Cleugh, James. Love Locked Out:  A Survey of Love, License, and Restriction in

the Middle Ages. London: Spring Books, 1963.


Coakley, John. "Friars as Confidants of Holy Women in Medieval Dominican

Hagiography." in Images of Sainthood in Medieval Europe, 222-246. Eds. Renate Blumenthal-Kosinski, and Timea Szell. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1991.


Cohen, Marcia. The Sisterhood:  The true Story of the Women who Changed the

World. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1988.


Coleman, E. R. "L'Infanticide dans le Haut Moyen Age." Annales E. S. C. 29, no.

2 (1974): 315-335.


Coleman, Janet. Medieval Readers and Writers:  English Literature in History

1350-1400. London: 1981.


Collins, Louise. Memoirs of a Medieval Woman:  The Life and Times of Margery

Kempe. 1964.


Corbet, Patrick. Les saintes ottoniens:  Saintete dynastique, saintete royale,

et saintete feminin autour l'an mil. 1986.


d'Avray, D. L., and M. Tausche. "Marriage Sermons in the Ad Status collections

of the Central Middle Ages." AHDLMA (1980):


---. "Some Thirteenth Century Women in the Low Countries:  A Special Case?"

Nederlands Archief voor Kerkgeschiedenis 61 (1981): 7-29.


Daly, Mary. Gyn/Ecology:  the MEtaethics of Radical Feminism. Boston: Beacon,



David, Marcel. "Le Mariage dans le Societe feodale." Annales E. S. C. 36, no. 6

(1981): 1050.


Delhaye, Ph. "Deux textes de Senatus de Worcester sur la penitence." Recherches

de theologie ancienne et medievale 19 (1952): 203-24.


Derouet-Besson, Marie-Claude. "'Inter Duos Scapulos'.  Hypotheses sur la place

de la sexualite dans les modeles de representation du monde au XIE siecle." Annales E. S. C. 36, no. 5 (1981): 922.


Devlin, Dennis. "Feminine Lay Piety in the High Middle Ages:  The Beguines." in

Medieval Religious Women:  Distant Echoes, 183-196. Eds. John A. Nichols, and Lillian Thomas Shank. Kalamazoo, Michigan: Cistercian Publications, Inc., 1984.


Dillard, Heath. "Daughters of the Reconquest:  Women in Castilian Town Society,

1100-1300." In (1984).


Distant Echoes:  Medieval Religious Women, Ed. John A. Nichols. Ed. Lillian

Thomas Shank. Cistercian Studies Series, Kalamazoo, Michigan: Cistercian Publications, 1984.


Dronke, Peter. "Women Writers of the Middle Ages: A Critical Study of Texts from

Perpetua (+203) to Marguerite Porete (+1310)." In (1984).


Duby, Georges. The Knight, the Lady, and the Priest:  The Making of Modern

Marriage in Medieval France. New York: Pantheon Books, 1983. Translated by Barbara Bray.


---. "Medieval Marriage:  Two Models From Twelfth Century France." In (1978).


Eckenstein, Lina. Women Under Monasticism. New York: Russell and Russell, 1896.


Elkins, Sharon K. Holy Women of Twelfth-Century England. Chapel Hill and London:

The University of North Carolina Press, 1988.


Ennen, Edith. "Frauen im Mittelalter." In (1984).


Fabre, L. "Joan of Arc." In (1954).


Fell, Christine. Women in Anglo-Saxon England and the Impact of 1066. London:

British Museum Publication, 1984.


Freed, John B. "Urban Development and the 'Curia Monialum' in Thirteenth Century

Germany." Viator 3 (1972): 311-27.


Gies, Frances, and Joseph Gies. Marriage and the Family in the Middle Ages. New

York: Harper and Row, 1971.


---. Women in the Middle Ages. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, Co., 1978.


Gillingham, J. "Richard I and Berengaria of Navarre." BIHR 128 (1980):


Glassner, Marc. "Marriage in Medieval Hagiography." Studies in Medieval and

Renaissance History n.s. 4 (1981): 3-34.


Gold, Penny Schine. The Lady and the Virgin:  Image, Attitude, and Experience in

Twelfth-Century France. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1985.


Gonthier, Nicole. "Deliquantes ou victimes, les femmes dans la societe lyonnais

du XVe siecle." Revue Historique 549 (1984): 25-46.


Goodich, Michael. "Childhood and Adolescence among Thirteenth Century Saints."

History of Childhood Quarterly 1 (1973): 285- 309.


Goodich, Michael. "Vita Perfecta:  The Ideal of Sainthood in the Thirteenth

Century." In (1982).


Grzebien, Thomas Walter ,. III. "Penance, Purgatory, Mysticism, and Miracles:

The Life, Hagiography, and Spirituality of Thomas of Cantimpre, 1200-1270." Ph.D. diss., University of Notre Dame, 1989.


Hanawalt, Barbara. "The Female Felon in Fourteenth Century England." Viator 5

(1975): 253-268.


Head, Thomas. "Gender and the Perception of Female Sanctity." Paper presented to

the Spring Meeting of the American Catholic Historical Association (10 April 1987):


Herlihy, David. "Life Expectancies for Women in the Middle Ages." in The Role of

Women in the Middle Ages, 1-22. Rosemarie Thee Morewedge. Albany: SUNY Press, 1975.


---. Medieval Households. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1985.


Howell, Martha. "Citizenship and Gender." in Women and Power in the Middle



Jacquart, Danielle, and Claude Thomasset. Sexualite et savoir medical au moyen

age. Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 1985.


Jaeger, C. Stephen. The Origins of Courtliness:  Civilizing Trends and the

Formation of Courtly Ideals 939-1210. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1985.


Jochens, Jenny. "The Politics of Reproduction:  Medieval Norwegian Kinship."

American Historical Review 92 (1987):


Kieckhefer, Richard. "Holiness and the Culture of Devotion:  Remarks on Some

Late Medieval Male Saints." in Images of Sainthood in Medieval Europe, 288-305. Eds. Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski, and Timea Szell. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1991.


Klapisch-Zuber, Christiane. Women, Family, and Ritual in Renaissance Italy.

Chicago: 1985.


Kleinberg, Aviad M. Prophets in Their Own Country:  Living Saints and the Making

of Sainthood in the Middle Ages. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1992.


Labarge, Margaret Wade. A Small Sound of the Trumpet:  Women in Medieval Life.

Boston: beacon Press, 1986.


Lemay, Helen Rodnite. "Some Thirteenth and Fourteenth Century Lectures on Female

Sexuality." International Journal of Women's Studies 1, no. July August (1978): 391-400.


McDonnell, E. W. The Beguines and Beghards in Medieval Culture. New Brunswick:

Rutgers University Press, 1984.


McNamara, Jo Ann. "The Need to Give:  Suffering and Female Sanctity in the

Middle Ages." in Images of Sainthood in Medieval Europe, 199-221. Eds. Renate Blumenthal-Kosinski, and Timea Szell. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1991.


Meersseman, Gerard Gilles. Dossier d l'order de la penitence au XIIIe siecle.

Fribourg Suisse: Editions Universitaires, 1982.


Mens, Alacantara. "Les beguines et les Beghards dans la cadre de la culture

medievale. A propos d'un livre recent du E. W. McDonnell, Beguines and Beghards in Medieval Culture." Le Moyen Age 64 (1958): 305-15.


Murray, Jacqueline. "On the Origins and Role of "Wise Women" in Causes for

Annulment on the Grounds of Male Impotence." Journal of Medieval History 16, no. 3 (1990): 235-249.


Newman, Barbara. "Divine Power Made Perfect in Weakness." in Medieval religious

Women: Peaceweavers, 123-144. Eds. John A. Nichols, and Lillian Thomas Shank.

Kalamazoo: Cistercian Publications, Inc., 1987.


Nicholas, David. The Domestic Life of a Medieval City:  Women, Children, and the

Family in Fourteenth Century Ghent. Lincoln and London: University of Nebraska Press, 1985.


Otis, Leah Lydia. Prostitution in Medieval Society:  The History of an Urban

Institution in Languedoc. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1985.


Parisse, Michel. Les Nonnes au Moyen Age. Le Puy: Christine Bonneton, 1983.


Payer, Pierre J. Sex and the Penitentials:  The Development of a Sexual Code,

550-1150. Toronto, Buffalo: University of Toronto Press, 1984.


Peter of Dacia. De gratia naturam ditante sive de virtutibus Christianae

Stumblensis. Stockholm: 1982.


Peter of Poitiers. Summa de confessione:  Compilatio Praesens. Turnhout:

Brepols, 1980.


Petroff, Elizabeth. Consolation of the Blessed. New York: Alta Gaia Society,



---. "Medieval Women Visionaries:  Seven Stages to Power." Frontiers 3 (1978):



Phillips, Dayton. Beguines in Medieval Strasbourg:  A Study of the Social

Aspects of Beguine Life. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 1941.


Power, Eileen. Medieval English Nunneries, 1235-1535. New York: Biblo and

Tannen, 1922.


Ringler, Siegfried. Viten- und Offenbarungsliteratur in Frauenklostern des

Mittelalters, Munchener Texte und Untersuchungen zur Deutschen Literatur des Mittlealters 72. Munchen: Artemis, 1980.


Robertson, Elizabeth. "The Corporeality of Female Sanctity in / The Life of

Saint Margaret/." in Images of Sainthood in Medieval Europe, 268-287. Eds. Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski, and Timea Szell. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1991.


Roisin, Simone. "L'efflorescence cistercienne et le courant feminin de piete au

XIIIe siecle." Revue d'histoire ecclesiastique 39 (1943): 342-78.


Rosof, Patricia. "The Anchoress in the Twelfth and the Thirteenth Centuries." in

Medieval Religious Women:  Peaceweavers, 123-144. Eds. John A. Nichols, and Lillian Thomas Shank. Kalamazoo: Cistercian Publications, Inc., 1987.


Schulenberg, Jane Tibbets. "Sexism and the Celestial Gynaceum from 500-1200."

Journal of Medieval History 4, no. March (1978): 117-133.


Ser: Spicilegium Friburgense; Bd. 7.


Sherman, Gail Berkeley. "Saints, Nuns, and Speech in /The Canterbury Tales/." in

Images of Sainthood in Medieval Europe, 136-263. Eds. Renate Blumenthal-Kosinski, and Timea Szell. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1991.


Stone, Lawrence. The Family, Sex, and Marriage in England, 1540-1640.


Stuard, Susan Mosher. Women in Medieval History and Historiography.

Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1987.


Swanson, Jenny. "Childhood and Childrearing in Ad Status Sermons by Later

Thirteenth Century Friars." Journal of Medieval History 16, no. 4 (1990): 309-331.


Szarmach, P. E. An Introduction to the Medieval Mystics of Europe. Albany, N.

Y.: State University of New York Press, 1984.


Thompson, Sally. "The Problem of the Cistercian Nuns in the Twelfth and Early

Thirteenth Centuries." in Medieval Women, 227-251. Derek Baker. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1978.


Thurston, Herbert. The Physical Phenomena of Mysticism. Chicago: Regnery, 1952.

---. Surprising Mystics. Chicago: Henry Regnery, 1955.


Uitti, Karl D. "Women Saints, the Vernacular, and History in Early Medieval

France." in Images of Sainthood in Medieval Europe, 247-266. Eds. Renate Blumenthal-Kosinski, and Timea Szell.


Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1991.


Vauchez, Andre. "Lay People's Sanctity in Western Europe:  Evolution of a

Pattern (Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries)." in Images of Sainthood in Medieval Europe, 21-32. Eds. Renate


Blumenfeld-Kosinski, and Timea Szell. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1991.


Vogel, Cyrille. Les 'Libri Paenitentiales'. Tournhout, Belgium: Brepols, 1978.


Vuarnet, Jean Noel. Exstases F minines. Paris: Arthaud, 1980.


Weinhold, Karl. Die Deutschen Frauen in dem Mittelalter. Amsterdam: Rodopi,



Wilson, Katharina M. ,. ed. Medieval Women Writers. Athens, Georgia: University

of Georgia Press, 1984.


Windstossen, Maria Ed. Frauenmystik im Mittelater. Kempten, M nchen: J. K"sel &

F. Pustet, 0192.




      Julian of Alney

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      The Department of History

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