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The Resource Medicine, religion and gender in medieval culture, edited by Naoë Kukita Yoshikawa, (electronic resource)

Medicine, religion and gender in medieval culture, edited by Naoë Kukita Yoshikawa, (electronic resource)

Label
Medicine, religion and gender in medieval culture
Title
Medicine, religion and gender in medieval culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Naoë Kukita Yoshikawa
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of the relations between medical and religious discourse and practice in medieval culture, focussing on how they are affected by gender
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
610/.9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Yoshikawa, Naoë Kukita
Series statement
Gender in the Middle Ages
Series volume
volume 11
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine, Medieval
  • Religion
Label
Medicine, religion and gender in medieval culture, edited by Naoë Kukita Yoshikawa, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Introduction -- PART I: MARY THE PHYSICIAN -- Mary the Physician: Women, Religion and Medicine in theMiddle Ages -- Chaucer's Physicians: Raising Questions of Authority -- PART II: FEMALE MYSTICISM AND METAPHORS OF ILLNESS -- Heavenly Vision and Psychosomatic Healing: Medical Discourse in Mechtild of Hackeborn's The Booke of Gostlye Grace -- Bathing in Blood: The Medicinal Cures of Anchoritic Devotion -- 'Maybe I'm Crazy?' Diagnosis and Contextualisation of Medieval Female Mystics -- PART III: FIFTEENTH-CENTURY POETRY AND THEOLOGICAL PROSE -- Purgatory and Spiritual Healing in John Audelay's Poems -- Reginald Pecock's Reading Heart and the Health of Body and Soul -- PART IV: DISFIGUREMENT AND DISABILITY -- Disabled Children: Birth Defects, Causality and Guilt -- Marking the Face, Curing the Soul? Reading the Disfigurement of Women in the Later Middle Ages -- Did Drunkenness Dim the Sight? Medieval Understandings and Responses to Blindness in Medical and Religious Discourse -- Between Palliative Care and Curing the Soul: Medical and Religious Responses to Leprosy in France and England, c. 1100-c. 1500 -- Afterword
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ocn911616780
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782045137
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt13jz39p
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911616780
Label
Medicine, religion and gender in medieval culture, edited by Naoë Kukita Yoshikawa, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Introduction -- PART I: MARY THE PHYSICIAN -- Mary the Physician: Women, Religion and Medicine in theMiddle Ages -- Chaucer's Physicians: Raising Questions of Authority -- PART II: FEMALE MYSTICISM AND METAPHORS OF ILLNESS -- Heavenly Vision and Psychosomatic Healing: Medical Discourse in Mechtild of Hackeborn's The Booke of Gostlye Grace -- Bathing in Blood: The Medicinal Cures of Anchoritic Devotion -- 'Maybe I'm Crazy?' Diagnosis and Contextualisation of Medieval Female Mystics -- PART III: FIFTEENTH-CENTURY POETRY AND THEOLOGICAL PROSE -- Purgatory and Spiritual Healing in John Audelay's Poems -- Reginald Pecock's Reading Heart and the Health of Body and Soul -- PART IV: DISFIGUREMENT AND DISABILITY -- Disabled Children: Birth Defects, Causality and Guilt -- Marking the Face, Curing the Soul? Reading the Disfigurement of Women in the Later Middle Ages -- Did Drunkenness Dim the Sight? Medieval Understandings and Responses to Blindness in Medical and Religious Discourse -- Between Palliative Care and Curing the Soul: Medical and Religious Responses to Leprosy in France and England, c. 1100-c. 1500 -- Afterword
Control code
ocn911616780
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782045137
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13jz39p
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911616780

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