Allegory and Sexual Ethics in the High Middle Ages

Allegory and Sexual Ethics in the High Middle Ages

by N. Guynn

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781349533015
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 06/06/2007
Series: The New Middle Ages
Edition description: 1st ed. 2007
Pages: 218
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

NOAH D. GUYNN is Associate Professor of French at the University of California, Davis, USA. He is currently preparing a book on the role of ethics in medieval and early modern farce.

Table of Contents

Rhetoric, Evil, and Privation: From Augustine to the "Persecuting Society" Sodomy, Courtly Love, and the Birth of Romance: Le roman d'Eneas Allegory and Perversion in Alan of Lille's De planctu Naturae Authorship and Sexual/Allegorical Violence in Jean de Meun's Roman de la Rose

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