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Author Stjerna, Kirsi Irmeli, 1963-

Title Women and the Reformation [electronic resource] / Kirsi Stjerna.

Imprint Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2009.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description ix, 269 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-258) and index.
Contents Prophets, visionaries, and martyrs: Ursula Jost and her publisher Margarethe Prüss -- The monastic option: the struggle of the convents -- Marriage and motherhood: the preferred calling -- Learning and power: an elusive option -- "Herr Doktor" Katharina von Bora, 1499-1552, the Lutheran matriarch -- Argula von Grumbach, 1492 to 1563/68?: a Bavarian apologist and pamphleteer -- Elisabeth von Brandenburg, 1485-1555, and Elisabeth von Braunschweig, 1510-1558: exiled mothers, reforming rulers -- Katharina Schütz Zell, 1498-1562: a publishing church mother in Strasbourg -- Marie Dentière, 1495-1561: a Genevan reformer and writer -- Marguerite de Navarre, 1492-1549, and Jeanne d'Albret, 1528-1572: the protectors of the French reformers -- Renée de France, 1510-1575: a friend of the Huguenots -- Olimpia Fulvia Morata, 1526/27-1555: an Italian scholar -- Conclusions and observations on gender and the Reformation
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Women in Christianity -- History -- 16th century.
Christian women -- Religious life.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781405114226 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1405114223 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781405114233 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1405114231 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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