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Conversions : gender and religious change in early modern Europe, edited by Simon Ditchfield and Helen Smith

Label
Conversions : gender and religious change in early modern Europe
Title
Conversions
Title remainder
gender and religious change in early modern Europe
Statement of responsibility
edited by Simon Ditchfield and Helen Smith
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A timely and coherent collection on conversion studies of the Early Modern period, considering themes of conversion, materiality, embodiment and early modern spaces across and beyond Europe
Cataloging source
YDX
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ditchfield, Simon
  • Smith, Helen
Series statement
Manchester Shakespeare collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conversion
  • Sex role
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / European / General
  • Conversion
  • Religion
  • Sex role
  • Europe
Label
Conversions : gender and religious change in early modern Europe, edited by Simon Ditchfield and Helen Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Authorization
The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK).
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 290-325) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Conversions ; Contents; Lists of figures and tables ; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction -- Simon Ditchfield and Helen Smith; Part I: Gendering conversion; 1 To piety or conversion more prone? Gender and conversion in the early modern Mediterranean -- Eric Dursteler; 2 The quiet conversion of a 'Jewish' woman in eighteenth-century Spain -- David Graizbord; 3 'A father to the soul and a son to the body': gender and generation in Robert Southwell's Epistle to his father -- Hannah Crawforth; 4 Gender and reproduction in the Spirituall experiences -- Abigail Shinn
  • Part II: Material conversions5 'The needle may convert more than the pen': women and the work of conversion in early modern England -- Claire Canavan and Helen Smith; 6 Uneven conversions: how did laywomen become nuns in the early modern world?- Elizabeth A. Lehfeldt; 7 Domus humilis: the conversion of Venetian convent architecture and identity -- Saundra Weddle ; 8 Converting the soundscape of women's rituals, 1470-1560: purification, candles, and the Inviolata as music for churching -- Jane D. Hatter; Part III: Travel, race, and conversion
  • 9 Narrating women's Catholic conversions in seventeenth-century Vietnam -- Keith P. Luria10 'I wish to be no other but as he': Persia, masculinity, and conversion in early seventeenth-century travel writing and drama -- Chloë Houston; 11 Turning tricks: erotic commodification, cross-cultural conversion, and the bed-trick on the English stage, 1580-1630 -- Daniel Vitkus; 12 Whatever happened to Dinah the Black? And other questions about gender, race, and the visibility of Protestant saints -- Kathleen Lynch; Afterword -- Matthew Dimmock; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn986981459
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 336 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Legal Deposit;
Isbn
9781526121059
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7765/9781526107046
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9781526107046
  • 22573/ctv189bq9m
Physical access
Only available on premises controlled by the deposit library and to one user at any one time;
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)986981459
Label
Conversions : gender and religious change in early modern Europe, edited by Simon Ditchfield and Helen Smith
Publication
Copyright
Authorization
The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK).
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 290-325) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Conversions ; Contents; Lists of figures and tables ; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction -- Simon Ditchfield and Helen Smith; Part I: Gendering conversion; 1 To piety or conversion more prone? Gender and conversion in the early modern Mediterranean -- Eric Dursteler; 2 The quiet conversion of a 'Jewish' woman in eighteenth-century Spain -- David Graizbord; 3 'A father to the soul and a son to the body': gender and generation in Robert Southwell's Epistle to his father -- Hannah Crawforth; 4 Gender and reproduction in the Spirituall experiences -- Abigail Shinn
  • Part II: Material conversions5 'The needle may convert more than the pen': women and the work of conversion in early modern England -- Claire Canavan and Helen Smith; 6 Uneven conversions: how did laywomen become nuns in the early modern world?- Elizabeth A. Lehfeldt; 7 Domus humilis: the conversion of Venetian convent architecture and identity -- Saundra Weddle ; 8 Converting the soundscape of women's rituals, 1470-1560: purification, candles, and the Inviolata as music for churching -- Jane D. Hatter; Part III: Travel, race, and conversion
  • 9 Narrating women's Catholic conversions in seventeenth-century Vietnam -- Keith P. Luria10 'I wish to be no other but as he': Persia, masculinity, and conversion in early seventeenth-century travel writing and drama -- Chloë Houston; 11 Turning tricks: erotic commodification, cross-cultural conversion, and the bed-trick on the English stage, 1580-1630 -- Daniel Vitkus; 12 Whatever happened to Dinah the Black? And other questions about gender, race, and the visibility of Protestant saints -- Kathleen Lynch; Afterword -- Matthew Dimmock; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn986981459
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 336 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Legal Deposit;
Isbn
9781526121059
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7765/9781526107046
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9781526107046
  • 22573/ctv189bq9m
Physical access
Only available on premises controlled by the deposit library and to one user at any one time;
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)986981459

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