Helen Rodnite Lemay. Women’s Secrets. A Translation of Pseudo-Albertus. Magnus’ “De secretis mulierum” with Commentaries. SUNY Series in Medieval. Sheila Fisher, Trinity College. Lemay, Helen Rodnite. Women’s Secrets: A Translation of Pseudo-Albert us Magnus’. “De Secretis Mulierum” with Commentaries. Women’s Secrets: A Translation of Pseudo-Albertus Magnus’s De Secretis Mulierum with Commentaries. Helen Rodnite Lemay.
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Both the content of the treatise and the reputation of its author erroneously believed to be Albertus Magnus inspired a few medieval scholars to compose lengthy commentaries on the text, substantial selections from which are included, providing further evidence of how medieval men interpreted science secretks viewed the female body.
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Women’s Secrets provides the first modern translation of the notorious treatise De secretis mulierum, popular throughout the late middle ages and into modern times. No trivia or quizzes yet.
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Related Subjects Medieval Studies. Thus, it often happens that a woman conceives if she is in a bath where a man had ejaculated because the vulva strongly attracts the sperm On the Signs of Corruption of Virginity X: The Secrets deals with human reproduction and was written to instruct celibate medieval monks on the facts of life and some of the ways of the universe. Annastasia Conner rated it it was amazing Oct 09, On the Generation of the Sperm. Trivia About Women’s Secrets: Nicole rated it liked it Jan 25, Cyrus Eosphoros rated it really liked it May 03, Mari rated it it was ok Oct 13, On the Signs of Chastity XI: The author quotes Aristotle: Lemay shows how its message that women were evil, lascivious creatures built on the secretiis of the work’s Aristotelian sources and laid the groundwork for serious persecution of women.
Both the content of the treatise and the reputation of its author erroneously believed to be Albertus Magnus inspired a few medieval scholars to compose lengthy commentaries on the text, substantial selections from which are included, providing further evidence of how medieval men interpreted science and viewed the female body.
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Women’s secrets: a translation of pseudo-Albertus Magnus De Secretis Mulierum with commentaries
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