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The material culture of sex, procreation, and marriage in premodern Europe

The material culture of sex, procreation, and marriage in premodern Europe

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Published by Palgrave in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- History -- To 1500,
  • Women -- Europe -- History -- To 1500,
  • Marriage -- History -- To 1500,
  • Material culture -- Social aspects,
  • Europe -- Social conditions -- To 1492

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Anne L. McClanan and Karen Rosoff Encarnación.
    ContributionsMcClanan, Anne L., 1966-, Encarnación, Karen Rosoff.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1127 .P47 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 285 p. :
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15515569M
    ISBN 100312240015
    LC Control Number2001034581
    OCLC/WorldCa47002231

    I found Same-Sex Unions in Premodern Europe a good read. I was concerned that I would be bored by certain chapters but I wasn't. I learned a lot about history in the first few sentences. I felt that author John Boswell wrote this book with the intent of being fair minded. He seemed to have done his homework as he gave credit to other by: In The Sex of Men in Premodern Europe: A Cultural History, the art historian Patricia Simons draws on premodern texts and objects to examine what she calls the ‘semenotic system’ of premodern European perceptions of sex, sexual action, pleasure, and, emerging from this, gender. Simons expertly rejects the phallus as a universal, always.

    This study examines Voltaire’s () poem La Pucelle d’Orleans (The Maid of Orleans) of and the accompanying illustrations by Gravelot () as an adaptation of the fifteenth-century legend of Jeanne d'Arc (). The original narrative tells of Jeanne who led the French army of Charles VII to victory against the English in alliance with Burgundians in . The Material Culture of Sex, Procreation, and Marriage in Pre-modern Europe. Ed. Anne L. McClanan and Karen Rosoff Encarnación. NY: Palgrave, Electronic Reserve *Jacquelin e Marie Musacchio. “Imaginative Conceptions in Renaissance Italy.” Picturing Women in Renaissance and Baroque Italy. Ed.

    The Material Culture of Sex, Procreation, and Marriage in Premodern Europe. (): Simon-Muscheid, Katharina. “Geschlecht, Identität und Soziale Rolle: Weiblicher Transvestismus vor Gericht, / Jahrhundert.” Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Wirtschafts- und Sozialgeschichte 13 (): ← • →.   The Sex of Men in Premodern Europe: A Cultural History By: Patricia Simons Rs.2, 26 % Same-Sex Unions in Premodern Europe By: John Boswell Rs.1, Rs.1, 5 % The The Material Culture of Sex, Procreation, and Marriage in Premodern Europe Material Culture of Sex, Procreation, and Marriage in Premodern Europe By: Karen Rosoff .


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Studies here range from utilitarian tools used in Late Roman abortion to sacred, magical or ritual objects associated with sex, procreation, and marriage in the : Hardcover.

Studies here range from utilitarian tools used in Late Roman abortion to sacred, magical or ritual objects associated with sex, procreation, and marriage in the Renaissance.

Together the essays demonstrate the complex relationship between language and object. The Material Culture of Sex, Procreation, and Marriage in Premodern Europe by Anne L. McClanan,available at Book 5/5(1). Add to Book Bag Remove from Book Bag.

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The material culture of sex, procreation, and marriage in premodern Europe Reviewed by Claudia Stein Anne L McClanan and Karen Rosoff Encarnación (eds), The material culture of sex, procreation, and marriage in premodern Europe. New York and Basingstoke: Palgrave.pp. xiv,£ (hardback ).Cited by: 1.

The Material Culture of Sex, Procreation, and Marriage in Premodern Europe by A. McClanan, K. Encarnación; 1 edition; First published in Marriage, sex and civic culture in late medieval London / by: McSheffrey, Shannon. Published: () Women and work in premodern Europe: experiences, relationships and cultural representation, c.

/ Published: (). The objects treated in the book are more than curiosities; they also serve to define many aspects of women's social, political, and economic importance in premodern Europe.

The customs and rituals that formed the matrix for the use of objects of material culture were often private, domestic, female, and anonymous. Compra The Material Culture of Sex, Prcocreation, and Marriage in Premodern Europe.

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Emphasizing the instability of marriage in premodern Europe, Ferguson argues that same-sex unions should be considered part of the institution s complex and contested history." Secret sexualities: a sourcebook of 17th and Author: Margaret Schaus.

Get this from a library. The material culture of sex, procreation, and marriage in premodern Europe. [Anne L McClanan; Karen Rosoff Encarnación;] -- "This interdisciplinary anthology takes as its starting point the belief that, as the grounds of lived experience, material culture provides an exceptionally rewarding avenue of historical access to.

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Request Changes to record. Introduction Representing Women on Roman Sarcophagi; son 'Weapons to Probe the Womb': The Material Culture of Abortion and Contraception in the Early Byzantine Period; A.

McClanan Myth and Magic in Early Byzantine Marriage Jewelry: The Persistence of Pre-Christian Traditions; Spinning Yarns: Clean Linen and Domestic Values in Late Medieval French culture.

They all point to the significance of material culture in studying the histories of medieval and early modern sex, procreation, and marriage. Although sex and gender in pre-modern times have received increasing attention in recent years, their historical analysis, the editors claim, has tended to privilege texts over material objects.

Request PDF | On Mar 1,Jacqueline Murray and others published Anne L. McClanan and Karen Rosof Encarnación, eds., The Material Culture of Sex, Procreation, and Marriage in Premodern Europe.

Start studying Psych of Human Sexuality. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. Define sex-for-procreation cultural theme. Give examples of how it affects sexual attitudes and behaviors today.

Recognized the value of sex in marriage. Mary Wollstonecraft. Abstract. T he material culture of early Byzantine marriage, as represented by a small corpus of marriage rings and belts, indicates a clear appropriation and adaptation of pre-Christian traditions.

In this paper, I investigate the melding of pagan and Christian cultures in early Byzantine marriage art, taking as my departure point the issue Cited by: that whatever significance the [same sex marriage ceremony] might (or might not) have for persons living at this juncture of history, its greatest importance lies, along with all other forms of same-sex union known in premodern Europe, in its role in European history.4/5.

Same-Sex Unions in Pre-Modern Europe (UK title; The Marriage of Likeness: Same-Sex Unions in Pre-Modern Europe) is a historical study written by American historian John Boswell and first published by Villard Books in Then a professor at Yale University, Boswell was a specialist on homosexuality in Christian Europe, having previously authored three books on the : John Boswell.This book reconsiders a wide array of images of Byzantine empresses on media as diverse as bronze coins and gold mosaic from the fifth through to the seventh centuries A.D.

The representations have often been viewed in terms of individual personas, but strong typological currents frame their medieval context. Empress Theodora, the target of political pornography. The Material Culture of Sex, Procreation, and Marriage in Premodern Europe.

Palgrave, " Medieval Feminist Forum: A Journal of Gender and Sexual no. 1 (): Author: Jacqueline Murray.