Chapter Introduction: Introduction to Medieval and Early Modern Experiences of Gender and Faith
Toivo, Raisa Maria
This study is an exploration of lived religion and gender across the Reformation, from the fourteenth to the eighteenth centuries. Combining conceptual development with empirical history, the authors explore these two topics via themes of power, agency, work, family, sainthood, and witchcraft.
KeywordsReligion, Gender, Medieval, Early Modern, history, life, lived, faith, middle ages, theology, women, men
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Publication date and place2020
Social & cultural history
General & world history