Aristocratic women in medieval France / edited by Theodore Evergates

Location:
Retrieving Holdings Information
Subjects: Upper class women--France--History
Upper class women--France--Social conditions
Women--History--Middle Ages, 500-1500
France--History--Medieval period, 987-1515
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c1999
Series: Middle Ages series
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: 272 p. : geneal. tables, maps ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: List of Maps and Tables
Preface
Introduction / Kimberly A. LoPrete, Theodore Evergates 1
1. Adela of Blois: Familial Alliances and Female Lordship / Kimberly A. LoPrete 7
2. Aristocratic Women in the Chartrain / Amy Livingstone 44
3. Aristocratic Women in the County of Champagne / Theodore Evergates 74
4. Countesses as Rulers in Flanders / Karen S. Nicholas 111
5. Women, Poets, and Politics in Occitania / Fredric L. Cheyette 138
Notes 179
Bibliography 235
List of Contributors 257
Index 259
Additional Authors: Evergates, Theodore
Notes: LCCN: 99024086
ISBN: 0812235037 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0812217004 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-256) and index
OCLC Number: 40925982
ISBN/ISSN: 0812235037
0812217004