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The Resource Venomous tongues : speech and gender in late medieval England, Sandy Bardsley

Venomous tongues : speech and gender in late medieval England, Sandy Bardsley

Label
Venomous tongues : speech and gender in late medieval England
Title
Venomous tongues
Title remainder
speech and gender in late medieval England
Statement of responsibility
Sandy Bardsley
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The unique contribution of Venomous Tongues lies in its interdisciplinary approach and the way it situates scolding within a broader range of issues specific to the legal and social history of the period."--Leaf R. Poos, The Catholic University of America
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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Bardsley, Sandy
Dewey number
306.44/09420902
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
PE525
LC item number
.B37 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Middle Ages series
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  • English language
  • Language and culture
  • Women
  • Sex differences (Psychology)
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Women
  • Sex differences (Psychology)
  • Language and culture
  • English language
  • Great Britain
  • England
Label
Venomous tongues : speech and gender in late medieval England, Sandy Bardsley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Introduction: Speech, Gender, and Power in Late Medieval England; The Status of Late Medieval English Women: ''Golden Age'' vs. ''Patriarchal Equilibrium''; Scholarship on Speech and Scolding; How We Know about Illicit Speech; 1. ''Sins of the Tongue'' and Social Change; ''Sins of the Tongue'' and the State; The Popularization of the ''Sins of the Tongue''; Common Associations among ''Sins of the Tongue''; 2. The Sins of Women's Tongues in Literature and Art; Women's Voices in Prescriptive Literature and Art
  • Women's Voices in Narrative Art and LiteratureWomen and Good Speech; 3. Women's Voices and the Law; Hues and Cries; Defamation; The Emergence of Scolding as a Legal Category; Scolding as a Female Crime; 4. Men's Voices; Men's Voices and the Risk of Effeminacy; Swearwords as Deeds; Male Speech as Deeds in the Courts; Male Scolds; 5. Communities and Scolding; Definitions of Scolding and Elements of the Crime; Jurisdictional Variation; Sensitive Officials; Geographic and Administrative Connections; 6. Who Was a Scold?; Scolding and Marital Status; Scolding and Socioeconomic Status
  • Scolding and Other CrimesConclusion: Consequences of the Feminization of Deviant Speech; Consequences for Individuals: The Punishment of Scolds; Broader Consequences: Women's Voices and Women's Power; Why Illicit Speech Was Feminized; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Acknowledgments
Control code
891396093
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322513423
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812204292
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)891396093
Label
Venomous tongues : speech and gender in late medieval England, Sandy Bardsley
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Introduction: Speech, Gender, and Power in Late Medieval England; The Status of Late Medieval English Women: ''Golden Age'' vs. ''Patriarchal Equilibrium''; Scholarship on Speech and Scolding; How We Know about Illicit Speech; 1. ''Sins of the Tongue'' and Social Change; ''Sins of the Tongue'' and the State; The Popularization of the ''Sins of the Tongue''; Common Associations among ''Sins of the Tongue''; 2. The Sins of Women's Tongues in Literature and Art; Women's Voices in Prescriptive Literature and Art
  • Women's Voices in Narrative Art and LiteratureWomen and Good Speech; 3. Women's Voices and the Law; Hues and Cries; Defamation; The Emergence of Scolding as a Legal Category; Scolding as a Female Crime; 4. Men's Voices; Men's Voices and the Risk of Effeminacy; Swearwords as Deeds; Male Speech as Deeds in the Courts; Male Scolds; 5. Communities and Scolding; Definitions of Scolding and Elements of the Crime; Jurisdictional Variation; Sensitive Officials; Geographic and Administrative Connections; 6. Who Was a Scold?; Scolding and Marital Status; Scolding and Socioeconomic Status
  • Scolding and Other CrimesConclusion: Consequences of the Feminization of Deviant Speech; Consequences for Individuals: The Punishment of Scolds; Broader Consequences: Women's Voices and Women's Power; Why Illicit Speech Was Feminized; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Acknowledgments
Control code
891396093
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322513423
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812204292
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)891396093

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