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Author Coon, Lynda L.

Title Dark age bodies : gender and monastic practice in the early medieval West / Lynda L. Coon
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2011]
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 390 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates :) : illustrations (some color)
Series Middle Ages series.
Contents "Hrabanus is my name" -- A Carolingian aesthetic of bricolage -- Gendering the Benedictine rule -- Carolingian practices of the rule -- Inscribing the rule onto Carolingian sacred space -- Gendering the plan of Saint Gall -- Foursquare power
Analysis "Multi-User"
Notes OldControl:muse9780812204919
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-373) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Benedict, Saint, Abbot of Monte Cassino. Regula.
Rabanus Maurus, Archbishop of Mainz, 784?-856.
Human body -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church -- History of doctrines -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Men (Christian theology) -- History of doctrines -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Monastic and religious life -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010021150
ISBN 0812204913 (electronic bk.)
9780812204919 (electronic bk.)