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The Book of Women"s Love and Medieval Medical Hebrew Literature on Women (Kegan Paul Library of Jewish Studies)

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Published by Kegan Paul .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish studies,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • Medieval,
  • History - General History,
  • Religion,
  • Jewish - General,
  • Religion / Philosophy,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Women"s Studies - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7780615M
    ISBN 100710307586
    ISBN 109780710307583


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The Book of Women's Love and The Book of Womens Love and Medieval Medical Hebrew Literature on Women book of the Regimen of Women: Sefer Ahavat Nashim is a late medieval Hebrew book manuscript concerned with women's health care.

The only extant copy, dating from the late fifteenth century, and written in a Sephardic running script, is kept at the Institute of Microfilmed Manuscripts of the National and University Author: Leigh Whaley.

Get this from a library. The book of women's love: and Jewish medieval medical literature on women: Sefer ahavat nashim. [Carmen Caballero-Navas;] -- First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

She did not live to write the book but some of the material she collected found its way into her popular lectures on medieval women. These lectures are now brought together, edited by M.M.

Postan, and reveal the world in which women lived, were educated, Throughout her career as a medieval historian, Eileen Power was engaged on a book about 4/5. Book of women's love and Jewish medieval medical literature on women. London ; New York: Kegan Paul ; New York: Distributed by Columbia University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Carmen Caballero-Navas.

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The love poetry cultivated during the Golden Age in Muslim Spain (–) seems to. Eve in modern Hebrew literature, as in Western literature, has influenced especially poets, notably women poets. Thus, Anda Amir (“Havvah”), for example, expresses much sympathy for the prototypical woman who does not regret her mortal sin, but rather blesses the fact that she becomes part of nature, identifying herself with other she-animals.

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A more detailed study of the influence of Jerome's attitudes to women on medieval literature would have to take account of such works as Holy Maidenhood, Walter Map's De Nugis Curialium, the Romance of the Rose, and Lamentations of Matheolus, among others. Most important however would be the works of Chaucer.

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