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Sexuality in Medieval Europe

Ruth Mazo Karras

Sexuality in Medieval Europe

doing unto others

by Ruth Mazo Karras

  • 157 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • Social history,
  • Sex customs,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRuth Mazo Karras
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ14 .K37 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25046886M
    ISBN 109780415693882, 9780415693899, 9780203124130
    LC Control Number2011038747

    In Handbook of Medieval Sexuality. Edited by Vern L. Bullough and James A. Brundage, – New York: Garland, E-mail Citation» One of the earliest examinations of medieval men as a marked category, this essay analyzes men in terms of the cultural construction of masculinity and male sexuality. Download Citation | Sexuality in medieval Europe: Doing unto others 3rd edition | Challenging the way the Middle Ages have been treated in general histories of sexuality, Sexuality in Medieval.

    Add to Book Bag Remove from Book Bag. Saved in: Sexuality in medieval Europe: doing unto others / Sexuality in medieval Europe: doing unto others. The sexuality of chastity -- Sex and marriage -- Women outside of marriage -- Men outside of marriage. This book maps out what we now firmly know—and what we are just beginning to know--after four decades of scholarship on women and gender in medieval Europe. Medieval gender rules seem both foreign and familiar today. Medieval people understood religion, law, love, marriage, and sexual identity in distinctive ways that compel us today to understand women and gender as changeable, malleable.

    So recently for a class focusing on sexuality in the Middle Ages, we've had to read a few chapters from Ruth Mazo Karras's book Sexuality in Medieval Europe: Doing Unto Others. In her book, Karras presents the following arguments: People in the Medieval era weren't as sexually repressed as we believe them to be.   Sexuality in Medieval Europe by Ruth Mazo Karras, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().


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Read 12 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Combining research with original interpretations, and /5. Medieval female sexuality is the collection of sexual and sensual characteristics identified in a woman from the Middle a modern woman, a medieval woman's sexuality included many different aspects.

Sexuality not only included sex, but spread into many parts of the medieval woman's life. women and gender in medieval europe Download women and gender in medieval europe or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get women and gender in medieval europe book now. This site is like a library, Use. Challenging the way the Middle Ages have been treated in general histories of sexuality, Sexuality in Medieval Europe shows how views at the time were conflicted and complicated; there was no single medieval attitude towards sexuality any more than there is one modern ng on marital sexual activity, as well as behavior that was seen as transgressive, the chapters cover such Price: $ 'The best short introduction to medieval sexuality that I have read: a remarkable book.' -Vern Bullough, Reviews in History'Undergraduate and graduate students will find in Karras' book an extremely helpful guide to what can be a confusing and perplexing body of scholarship.

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Sexuality in Medieval Europe Book Summary: Challenging the way the Middle Ages have been treated in general histories of sexuality, Sexuality in Medieval Europe shows how views at the time were conflicted and complicated; there was no single medieval attitude towards sexuality any more than there is one modern attitude.

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The absorbing subject of sexuality in the Middle Ages is examined in 19 original articles written specifically for this "Handbook" by the major authorities in their scholarly specialties. The study of medieval sexuality poses problems for the researcher: indices in standard sources rarely refer to sexual topics, and standard secondary sources 4/5(1).

First published inWomen and Gender in Medieval Europe examines the daily reality of medieval women from all walks of life in Europe between CE and CE.

This reference work provides a comprehensive understanding of many aspects of medieval women and gender, such as art, economics, law, literature, sexuality, politics, philosophy.

Sexuality in Medieval Europe: Doing unto Others. 2d ed. New York: Routledge, E-mail Citation» Concise and highly accessible survey of major themes in medieval sexuality, first published inorganized around “chastity,” “marriage,” and women and men “outside of marriage.”.

In Medieval Europe, attitudes toward homosexuality varied by era and lly, by at least the twelfth century, homosexuality was considered sodomy and was punishable by death. Before the Medieval period early Romans tolerated alternative sexual practices, such as masturbation in males and females and homosexuality.

As a reviewer who regards himself as a pioneer in the study of medieval sexuality, I judge this book as the best short introduction to medieval sexuality that I have read. The first chapter is an outstanding examination of the problems of writing about sex in medieval Europe.

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Sexuality in medieval Europe has become a vital scholarly field that is now recognized as central to the study of the Middle Ages. Using a wide collection of evidence from the late Antique period up until the fifteenth century, this new edition of the standard overview on the topic demonstrates that medieval culture developed sexual identities /5(4).

Medieval Sexuality: A Casebook is a fascinating collection featuring both new and established experts in the field. The volume includes 11 original essays by Ross Balzaretti, Philip Crispin, Dominic Janes, Hugh Kennedy, A. Lynn Martin, Kim M.

Phillips, Samantha J. Riches, Joyce E. Salisbury, David Santiuste, and the volume editors, April Harper and Caroline : Taylor And Francis. ‘The best short introduction to medieval sexuality that I have read: a remarkable book.’ -Vern Bullough, Reviews in History 'Undergraduate and graduate students will find in Karras’ book an extremely helpful guide to what can be a confusing and perplexing body of by:.

Constructing Medieval Sexuality raises illuminating questions about the intersection between medieval history and modern theories of sexuality. The book's highlights include chapters by Dyan Elliott on clerical sexuality, Michael Camille on representing sex in manuscripts, Jane Burns on gender and clothing, and Steven Kruger on sex, race, and religion.Editions for Sexuality in Medieval Europe: Doing Unto Others: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Hardco Cited by: Challenging the way the Middle Ages have been treated in general histories of sexuality, Sexuality in Medieval Europe shows how views at the time were conflicted and complicated; there was no single medieval attitude towards sexuality any more than there is one modern attitude.

Focusing on marital sexual activity, as well as behavior that was seen as transgressive, the chapters cover such Brand: Taylor And Francis.