Medieval Monastic

Medieval Monastic Education by George Ferzoco  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at March 16, 2015
Medieval Monastic Education by George Ferzoco

Medieval Monastic Education by George Ferzoco
English | Dec 2000 | ISBN: 0718502469 | 254 Pages | PDF | 15 MB

Based on an international conference held at Downside Abbey in 1999, these 14 essays address various aspects of monastic education and educational practices in England, France, Germany and the Low Countries from the 8th to 16th century.
Equal in Monastic Profession: Religious Women in Medieval France (Women in Culture and Society) (Repost)

Equal in Monastic Profession: Religious Women in Medieval France (Women in Culture and Society) by Penelope D. Johnson
English | 1994 | ISBN: 0226401863 | 310 Pages | PDF | 17 MB

In this study of the manner in which medieval nuns lived, Penelope Johnson challenges facile stereotypes of nuns living passively under monastic rule, finding instead that collectively they were empowered by their communal privileges and status to think and act without many of the subordinate attitudes of secular women.

Equal in Monastic Profession: Religious Women in Medieval France  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by G-N.Team at July 28, 2010
Equal in Monastic Profession: Religious Women in Medieval France

Equal in Monastic Profession: Religious Women in Medieval France (Women in Culture and Society Series)
Publisher: University Of Chicago Press | ISBN : 0226401863 | 1994 | 310 pages | PDF | 15.5MB

In this study of the manner in which medieval nuns lived, Penelope Johnson challenges facile stereotypes of nuns living passively under monastic rule, finding instead that collectively they were empowered by their communal privileges and status to think and act without many of the subordinate attitudes of secular women. In the words of one abbess comparing nuns with monks, they were "different as to their sex but equal in their monastic profession."

Medieval Monasteries  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 22, 2014
Medieval Monasteries

J. Patrick Greene, "Medieval Monasteries"
English | ISBN: 0826478859 | 2005 | 270 pages | PDF | 19 MB

Equal in Monastic Profession: Religious Women in Medieval France [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Nov. 22, 2015
Equal in Monastic Profession: Religious Women in Medieval France [Repost]

Equal in Monastic Profession: Religious Women in Medieval France by Penelope D. Johnson
English | 8 Feb. 1994 | ISBN: 0226401863, 0226401855 | 310 Pages | PDF | 16 MB

In this study of the manner in which medieval nuns lived, Penelope Johnson challenges facile stereotypes of nuns living passively under monastic rule, finding instead that collectively they were empowered by their communal privileges and status to think and act without many of the subordinate attitudes of secular women.

Creating the Monastic Past in Medieval Flanders (York Medieval Texts) by Karine Ugé  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at May 19, 2015
Creating the Monastic Past in Medieval Flanders (York Medieval Texts) by Karine Ugé

Creating the Monastic Past in Medieval Flanders (York Medieval Texts) by Karine Ugé
English | Nov 10, 2005 | ISBN: 1903153166 | 216 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The creation of a past for themselves was of pressing importance to religious communities, enabling them to increase their status and legitimise their existence. This book examines the process in a group of communities from the southern part of Flanders over a period running from the ninth to the end of the eleventh century.
Monastic Reform as Process: Realities and Representations in Medieval Flanders, 900-1100

Monastic Reform as Process: Realities and Representations in Medieval Flanders, 900-1100 by Steven Vanderputten
English | 2013 | ISBN: 080145171X | ISBN-13: 9780801451713 | 264 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB

The history of monastic institutions in the Middle Ages may at first appear remarkably uniform and predictable. Medieval commentators and modern scholars have observed how monasteries of the tenth to early twelfth centuries experienced long periods of stasis alternating with bursts of rapid development known as reforms.

Sensual Encounters: Monastic Women and Spirituality in Medieval Germany (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Dec. 5, 2013
Sensual Encounters: Monastic Women and Spirituality in Medieval Germany (Repost)

Erika Lauren Lindgren, "Sensual Encounters: Monastic Women and Spirituality in Medieval Germany"
2009 | pages: 204 | ISBN: 0231142382 | PDF | 4 mb
Sensual Encounters: Monastic Women and Spirituality in Medieval Germany (repost)

Sensual Encounters: Monastic Women and Spirituality in Medieval Germany
English | ISBN: 0231142382 | edition 2009 | PDF | 208 pages | 1,2 mb

Through the lens of sensorial experience, Erika Lauren Lindgren explores the spirituality of monastic women as reflected in their writings, liturgical texts, artwork, architecture, and archival documents. Specifically, she focuses on the Dominican nuns and lay-sisters of southern Germany in the thirteenth and early fourteenth centuries, particularly the way in which these women controlled and interpreted their surroundings and incorporated them into their spiritual and devotional practices.

Sensual Encounters: Monastic Women and Spirituality in Medieval Germany (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Sept. 23, 2011
Sensual Encounters: Monastic Women and Spirituality in Medieval Germany (Repost)

Sensual Encounters: Monastic Women and Spirituality in Medieval Germany
Publisher: Columbia University Press | ISBN: 0231142382 | edition 2009 | PDF | 208 pages | 1,2 mb