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Author McNamer, Sarah
Title Affective meditation and the invention of medieval compassion [electronic resource] / SarahMcNamer
Imprint Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2010. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (viii, 309 p.) : ill
Series The Middle Ages series
Middle Ages series
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-297) and indexes
Intimate scripts in the history of emotion -- Compassion and the making of a true Sponsa Christi -- The genealogy of a genre -- Franciscan meditation reconsidered -- Feeling like a woman -- Marian lament and the rise of a vernacular ethics -- Kyndenesse and resistance in the Middle English passion lyric
Description based on print version record
Subject Jesus Christ -- Passion -- Prayers and devotions -- History and criticism
Femininity -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- To 1500
Emotions -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- To 1500
Compassion -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- To 1500
Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Devotion to -- England -- History -- To 1500
Devotional literature, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- History and criticism
Devotional literature, Italian -- History and criticism
Devotional literature, English (Middle) -- History and criticism
Alt Author Project Muse
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