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The Resource The Power of Women : A "Topos" in Medieval Art and Literature, Susan L. Smith

The Power of Women : A "Topos" in Medieval Art and Literature, Susan L. Smith

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The Power of Women : A "Topos" in Medieval Art and Literature
Title
The Power of Women
Title remainder
A "Topos" in Medieval Art and Literature
Statement of responsibility
Susan L. Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Susan Smith's comprehensive study of the Power of Women topos in written texts and in art emphasizes the critical phase of its development from the late twelfth to the end of the fourteenth century. During this period, she argues, traditional employment of the topos exclusively to condemn women and justify male authority underwent a dramatic shift
Cataloging source
DEGRU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Susan L
Index
no index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in art
  • Control (Psychology) in art
  • Art, Medieval
  • Literature, Medieval
  • ART / History / Medieval
  • Art, Medieval
  • Control (Psychology) in art
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Women in art
Label
The Power of Women : A "Topos" in Medieval Art and Literature, Susan L. Smith
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4. "Body It Forth": The Mounted Aristotle as Visual Example
  • 5. The Power of Women Topos in Fourteenth-Century Visual Art
  • 6. Conclusion: The Topos in the Fifteenth Century and Beyond
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Works Cited
  • Index
  • Backmatter
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1. Introduction: The Power of Women and the Rhetoric of Example
  • 2. "Thise Olde Ensamples Ought I-Nowgh Suffice"
  • 3. Tales of the Mounted Aristotle
Control code
ocn979747791
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781512809404
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9781512809404
Other physical details
49 illus
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv4rst1q
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)979747791
Label
The Power of Women : A "Topos" in Medieval Art and Literature, Susan L. Smith
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4. "Body It Forth": The Mounted Aristotle as Visual Example
  • 5. The Power of Women Topos in Fourteenth-Century Visual Art
  • 6. Conclusion: The Topos in the Fifteenth Century and Beyond
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Works Cited
  • Index
  • Backmatter
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1. Introduction: The Power of Women and the Rhetoric of Example
  • 2. "Thise Olde Ensamples Ought I-Nowgh Suffice"
  • 3. Tales of the Mounted Aristotle
Control code
ocn979747791
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781512809404
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9781512809404
Other physical details
49 illus
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv4rst1q
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)979747791

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