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Author McNamer, Sarah.

Title Affective meditation and the invention of medieval compassion / Sarah McNamer
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2010]
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012
©2010
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 309 pages :) : illustrations
Series Middle Ages series.
Contents Intimate scripts in the history of emotion -- Compassion and the making of a true Sponsa Christi -- The genealogy of a genre -- Franciscan meditation reconsidered -- Feeling like a woman -- Marian lament and the rise of a vernacular ethics -- Kyndenesse and resistance in the Middle English passion lyric
Notes OldControl:muse9780812202786
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-297) and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Jesus Christ -- Passion -- Prayers and devotions -- History and criticism.
Compassion -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- To 1500
Devotional literature, English (Middle) -- History and criticism.
Devotional literature, Italian -- History and criticism.
Devotional literature, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- History and criticism.
Emotions -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- To 1500.
Femininity -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- To 1500
Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Devotion to -- England -- History -- To 1500.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
Dictionaries.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009024359
ISBN 0812202783 (electronic bk.)
9780812202786 (electronic bk.)