Blamires, Alcuin. Woman Defamed and Woman Defended: an Anthology of Medieval Texts (New York : Oxford University Press, 1992).

ID:
 
10704
 
Title:
 
Woman Defamed and Woman Defended: an Anthology of Medieval Texts
 
Primary Author:
 
Blamires, Alcuin
 
Role:
 
editor
 
Additional Authors:
 
Marx, C. W., Karen Pratt (co-editors)
 
Publisher:
 
Oxford University Press
 
Language:
 
English
 
Source Type:
 
Secondary Source
 
Publication Type:
 
collection
 
Publication Status:
 
Published
 
Place of Publication:
 
New York
 
Date of Publication:
 
1992
 
Notes:
 
This is a sourcebook of modern English translations of texts from the Middle Ages attacking and praising women. Contents include: The roots of antifeminist tradition The Church Fathers The legacy of the Church Fathers The satirical tradition in Medieval Latin Vernacular adaptations in the later Middle Ages The wife of Bath Responses to antifeminism A woman defends women.