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Author McSheffrey, Shannon.

Title Gender and heresy : women and men in Lollard communities, 1420-1530 / Shannon McSheffrey
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [1995]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 253 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Middle Ages series
Middle Ages series.
Contents Gender and religious deviance -- Lollardy -- The communities -- The Lollards of Coventry -- The Lollard prosecutions in Coventry -- The Coventry conventicles -- Coventry's civic oligarchy and the Lollard community -- The Coventry Lollard community in perspective -- The Lollard communities -- Schools and conventicles -- Lollard activities outside the conventicles -- Lollards and recruitment to the sect -- Lollards and the family -- Lollard beliefs and the family -- Family relationships in the Lollard communities -- Gender and social status -- Prominent women in Lollardy -- Prominent men and elite men in Lollardy -- Conclusion: Lollardy, gender, and late medieval religious culture -- Women and late medieval religion -- Lollardy and orthodoxy -- Gender and religion -- The Lollard communities -- Alnwick's prosecutions in East Angelia, 1428-31 -- Chedworth's prosecutions in the Chiltern Hills, 1462-64 -- Langton's prosecutions in the Diocese of Salisbury, 1485-91 -- J. Blythe's prosecutions in the Diocese of Salisbury, 1499 -- Audley's prosecutions in the Diocese of Salisbury, 1502-21 -- Prosecutions and detections in the dioceses of Salisbury and Winchester before Bishop Longland, c. 1521 -- Smith's and Longland's prosecutions in the Diocese of Lincoln, 1500-1530 -- Prosecutions in London and environs and Hertfordshire, 1500-1530 -- Prosecutions in Essex and Hertfordshire, 1500-1530 -- Warham's prosecutions in the Diocese of Canterbury, 1511-12 -- Hales's and G. Blyth's prosecutions in Coventry, 1485-1512
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-240) and index
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Subject Christian heresies -- England -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500
Sex role -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- Case studies.
Sex role -- England -- History.
England -- Church history -- 1066-1485.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Church history.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0585147175 (electronic bk.)
0812203968 (electronic bk.)
0812215494 (alk. paper)
0812233107 (alk. paper)
9780585147178 (electronic bk.)
9780812203967 (electronic bk.)
9780812215496 (alk. paper)
9780812233100 (alk. paper)
Other Titles Gender & heresy