Masculinity in Medieval Europe

D.M. Hadley

Editura: Longman
This collection of essays is designed to reveal the realities of men's lives in the Middle Ages. The essays cover a wide geographical range and span the entire medieval period, from the 4th to the 15th century. The book is divided into four main sections.
  • Limba : Engleza
  • Cuprins : Introduction
    1. Medieval Masculinities?

    PART ONE: ATTAINING MASCULINITY.
    2. `Death maketh the man': The construction of masculinity in the early Middle Ages.
    3. Frustrated masculinity: The relationship between William the Conqueror and his eldest son.
    4. Masters and men in later medieval England.
    5. The masculine military ethos c. 1050-1250.

    Part TWO: LAY MEN AND CHURCH MEN: SOURCES OF TENSION
    6. Monks, secular men and masculinity c. 900.
    7. `Monks in flux': nocturnal emission and the limits of clerical celibacy in the early Middle Ages.
    8. `Angels incarnate': clergy and masculinity from Gregorian Reform to Reformation.
    9. Clergy, masculinity and transgression in late medieval England.

    PART THREE: SEXUALITY AND THE CONSTRUCTION OF MASCULINITY
    10. Men and sex in tenth-century Italy.
    11. Images of effeminate men: the case of Byzantine eunuchs.

    PART FOUR; WRITTEN RELATIONSHIPS AND SOCIAL REALITY
    12. Love, separation and male friendship
  • Data Publicarii : 30 Nov 1998
  • Editie : 1
  • Format : Paperback
  • Numar pagini : 296
  • ISBN : 9780582316454
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