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The Resource Leadership in medieval English nunneries, Valerie G. Spear

Leadership in medieval English nunneries, Valerie G. Spear

Label
Leadership in medieval English nunneries
Title
Leadership in medieval English nunneries
Statement of responsibility
Valerie G. Spear
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Examination of the role of the convent superior in the Middle Ages, underlining the amount of power and responsibility at her command"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spear, Valerie
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in the history of medieval religion,
Series volume
v. 24
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abbesses, Christian
  • Abbesses, Christian
  • RELIGION
  • HISTORY
  • Abbesses, Christian
  • England
  • Frauenkloster
  • Äbtissin
  • Oberin
  • England
  • Vrouwenkloosters
  • Leiderschap
  • Abdissen
  • Geschichte 1280-1539
Label
Leadership in medieval English nunneries, Valerie G. Spear
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-231) 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
1. The meaning of leadership in the medieval English nunnery -- 2. Leadership and lineage -- 3. Guardians of the brides (care of the female religious by bishops, archbishops and their representatives) -- 4. The lady and the monarchs (the relations of the abbess or prioress with king and pope) -- 5. The distaff and the crosier (balancing financial and spiritual responsibilities) -- 6. The clerical view (interpretations of episcopal reports) -- 7. Shifting perspectives (secular views of the nunnery superiors) -- 8. Epilogue (preparations for the dissolution and reaction to its demands) -- App. A. List of nunneries and incomes -- App. B. List of nunnery superiors -- App. C. Election procedures at Wilton -- App. D. Eulogy for Euphemia of Wherwell
Control code
ocn666927048
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282080843
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt23m40
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)666927048
Label
Leadership in medieval English nunneries, Valerie G. Spear
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-231) 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
1. The meaning of leadership in the medieval English nunnery -- 2. Leadership and lineage -- 3. Guardians of the brides (care of the female religious by bishops, archbishops and their representatives) -- 4. The lady and the monarchs (the relations of the abbess or prioress with king and pope) -- 5. The distaff and the crosier (balancing financial and spiritual responsibilities) -- 6. The clerical view (interpretations of episcopal reports) -- 7. Shifting perspectives (secular views of the nunnery superiors) -- 8. Epilogue (preparations for the dissolution and reaction to its demands) -- App. A. List of nunneries and incomes -- App. B. List of nunnery superiors -- App. C. Election procedures at Wilton -- App. D. Eulogy for Euphemia of Wherwell
Control code
ocn666927048
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282080843
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt23m40
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)666927048

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