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The Resource Renaissance woman : a sourcebook : constructions of femininity in England, edited by Kate Aughterson

Renaissance woman : a sourcebook : constructions of femininity in England, edited by Kate Aughterson

Label
Renaissance woman : a sourcebook : constructions of femininity in England
Title
Renaissance woman
Title remainder
a sourcebook : constructions of femininity in England
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kate Aughterson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Renaissance Woman: A Sourcebook is an invaluable collection of accounts of women and femininity in early modern England. The volume is divided thematically into nine sections, each with an accessible introduction, notes on sources and an annotated bibliography. The sections are:* Theology * Biology * Conduct * Sexuality and Motherhood * Politics and Law * Education * Work * Writing and Speaking * Feminism Renaissance Woman: A Sourcebook brings together sources ranging from medical documents and political pamphlets to sermons and the Bible, as well as lit
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
305.4/0942
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HQ1149.G7
LC item number
R46 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Aughterson, Kate
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Femininity
  • Renaissance
  • Women
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Femininity
  • Renaissance
  • Women
  • England
  • Mulher e feminismo
  • Historia moderna
Label
Renaissance woman : a sourcebook : constructions of femininity in England, edited by Kate Aughterson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-305) 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
  • Thomas Becon, Catechism
  • Sermons: Thomas Adams, Meditations upon the creed
  • Sermons: William Whately, A bride bush
  • Women preaching: Thomas Edwards, Gangraena
  • Women preaching: Margaret Fell Fox, Women's preaching justified
  • 2.
  • Physiology
  • Aristotle: The history of animals
  • Aristotle: The generation of animals
  • Galen, On the usefulness of the parts of the body
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Gynacea: Martin Akakia, On women's illnesses
  • Gynacea: Ludovic Mercatus, On the common conditions of women
  • Helkiah Crooke, Microcosmographia
  • Nicolas Culpeper, A directory for midwives
  • Nicholas Fontanus, The woman's doctor
  • complete midwife's practice enlarged
  • 3.
  • Conduct
  • Juan Luis Vives, The instruction of a Christian woman -- ̂
  • debate on dress: Philip Stubbes, The anatomy of abuses
  • 1.
  • debate on dress: John Rainoldes, The overthrow of stage plays
  • debate on dress: John Williams, A sermon of apparell
  • Marital conduct books: Robert Dod and John Cleaver, A godly form of household government
  • Marital conduct books: Henry Smith, A preparative to marriage
  • Marital conduct books: Richard Brathwait, The English gentlewoman
  • Brides' duties: Samuel Rowlands, The bride
  • Brides' duties: William Gouge, Of domestical duties
  • Banabe Rich, My lady's looking glass
  • William Vaughan, The golden grove
  • Dorothy Leigh, The mother's blessing
  • Theology
  • 4.
  • Sexuality and Motherhood
  • Desiderius Erasmus, The woman in childbed
  • Henry Bullinger, The Christian state of matrimony
  • Eucharius Roesslin, The birth of mankind, otherwise named the woman's book
  • Thomas Becon, The book of matrimony
  • Elizabeth Grymestone, Miscelanea, meditations, memoratives -- ̂
  • Bible
  • John Calvin, Sermons
  • first examination of Ann Askew
  • Certain sermons or homilies
  • Church of England, Canons
Control code
560310345
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 316 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203360132
Lccn
95009518
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786610020904
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cis4989050
  • 2090
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560310345
Label
Renaissance woman : a sourcebook : constructions of femininity in England, edited by Kate Aughterson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-305) 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
  • Thomas Becon, Catechism
  • Sermons: Thomas Adams, Meditations upon the creed
  • Sermons: William Whately, A bride bush
  • Women preaching: Thomas Edwards, Gangraena
  • Women preaching: Margaret Fell Fox, Women's preaching justified
  • 2.
  • Physiology
  • Aristotle: The history of animals
  • Aristotle: The generation of animals
  • Galen, On the usefulness of the parts of the body
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Gynacea: Martin Akakia, On women's illnesses
  • Gynacea: Ludovic Mercatus, On the common conditions of women
  • Helkiah Crooke, Microcosmographia
  • Nicolas Culpeper, A directory for midwives
  • Nicholas Fontanus, The woman's doctor
  • complete midwife's practice enlarged
  • 3.
  • Conduct
  • Juan Luis Vives, The instruction of a Christian woman -- ̂
  • debate on dress: Philip Stubbes, The anatomy of abuses
  • 1.
  • debate on dress: John Rainoldes, The overthrow of stage plays
  • debate on dress: John Williams, A sermon of apparell
  • Marital conduct books: Robert Dod and John Cleaver, A godly form of household government
  • Marital conduct books: Henry Smith, A preparative to marriage
  • Marital conduct books: Richard Brathwait, The English gentlewoman
  • Brides' duties: Samuel Rowlands, The bride
  • Brides' duties: William Gouge, Of domestical duties
  • Banabe Rich, My lady's looking glass
  • William Vaughan, The golden grove
  • Dorothy Leigh, The mother's blessing
  • Theology
  • 4.
  • Sexuality and Motherhood
  • Desiderius Erasmus, The woman in childbed
  • Henry Bullinger, The Christian state of matrimony
  • Eucharius Roesslin, The birth of mankind, otherwise named the woman's book
  • Thomas Becon, The book of matrimony
  • Elizabeth Grymestone, Miscelanea, meditations, memoratives -- ̂
  • Bible
  • John Calvin, Sermons
  • first examination of Ann Askew
  • Certain sermons or homilies
  • Church of England, Canons
Control code
560310345
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 316 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203360132
Lccn
95009518
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786610020904
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cis4989050
  • 2090
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560310345

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