The Good Women of the Parish

The Good Women of the Parish [KINDLE] ❅ The Good Women of the Parish Author Katherine L. French – Heartforum.co.uk There Was Immense Social And Economic Upheaval Between The Black Death And The English Reformation, And Contemporary Writers Often Blamed This Upheaval On Immorality, Singling Out Women S Behavior For Women of ePUB ☆ There Was Immense Social And Economic Upheaval Between The Black Death And The The Good PDF/EPUB or English Reformation, And Contemporary Writers Often Blamed This Upheaval On Immorality, Singling Out Women Good Women of PDF/EPUB ä S Behavior For Particular Censure Late Medieval Moral Treatises And Sermons Increasingly Connected Good Behavior For Women With Christianity, And Their Failure To Conform To Sin Katherine L French Argues, However, That Medieval Laywomen Both Coped With The Chaotic Changes Following The Plague And Justified Their Own Changing Behavior By Participating In Local Religion Through Active Engagement In The Parish Church, The Basic Unit Of Public Worship, Women Promoted And Validated Their Own Interests And ResponsibilitiesScholarship On Medieval Women S Religious Experiences Has Focused Primarily On Elite Women, Nuns, And Mystics Who Either Were Literate Enough To Leave Written Records Of Their Religious Ideas And Behavior Or Had Access To Literate Men Who Did This For Them Most Women, However, Were Not Literate, Were Not Members Of Religious Orders, And Did Not Have Private Confessors As The Good Women of the Parish Shows, The Great Majority Of Women Practiced Their Religion In A Parish Church By Looking At Women S Contributions To Parish Maintenance, The Ways They Shaped The Liturgy And Church Seating Arrangements, And Their Increasing Opportunities For Collective Action In All Women S Groups, The Book Argues That Gendered Behavior Was Central To Parish Life And That Women S Parish Activities Gave Them Increasing Visibility And Even, On Occasion, Authority In The Face Of Demands For Silence, Modesty, And Passivity, Women Of Every Social Status Used Religious Practices As An Important Source Of Self Expression, Creativity, And Agency.

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  • Hardcover
  • 337 pages
  • The Good Women of the Parish
  • Katherine L. French
  • English
  • 10 December 2017
  • 0812240537

10 thoughts on “The Good Women of the Parish

  1. Siria says:

    This is a very readable, interesting look at lay women s religious practices in late medieval England French marshals an impressive array of documentation in order to discuss how women engaged with their religion and their society how they used religious practices to make themselves part of their society, and to operate within outside of patriarchal control It s scholarly, but it is still accessible to the lay person Despite a shocking number of typos from something produced by the UPenn Pre This is a very readable, interesting look at lay women s religious practices in late medieval England French marshals an impressive array of documentation in order to discuss how women engaged with their religion and their society how they used religious practices to make themselves part of their society, and to operate within outside of patriarchal control It s scholarly, but it is still acces...

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