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Abtissinnenamt in Den Unterelsassischen Frauenstiften Vom 14. Bis Zum 16. Jahrhundert, Das: Umkampft, Verhandelt, Normiert Sabine Klapp

Abtissinnenamt in Den Unterelsassischen Frauenstiften Vom 14. Bis Zum 16. Jahrhundert, Das: Umkampft, Verhandelt, Normiert

Sabine Klapp

Published May 9th 2014
ISBN : 9781299731172
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632 pages
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The study focuses on the abbesses in the oldest and most socially exclusive womens religious communities in lower Alsace. Drawing on prosopographic and network analytic methods, it examines the influence of origins as well as gender on the scope ofMoreThe study focuses on the abbesses in the oldest and most socially exclusive womens religious communities in lower Alsace. Drawing on prosopographic and network analytic methods, it examines the influence of origins as well as gender on the scope of action open to the abbesses. While the canons of the order basically recognized the authority of the abbess during the Late Middle Ages, this changed during the period of the Protestant Reformation.