Marriage Fictions in Old French Secular Narratives, 1170-1250: A Critical Re-evaluation of the Courtly Love Debate

Marriage Fictions in Old French Secular Narratives, 1170-1250: A Critical Re-evaluation of the Courtly Love Debate

by Keith Nickolaus

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ISBN-13: 9781138868601
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 02/27/2015
Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture Series
Pages: 255
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
1. Marriage Fictions and the Meaning of "Courtly Love"
2. Love, Marriage, and Mythology: Marriage Fictions and Epic History
3. Twelfth-Century Marriage Reforms and the Representation of Marriage
4. Courtly Narratives, Christian Sacrament: Consent Doctrine and Social ideology in the Old French Roman
Conclusion: Western Tradition in the Old French Roman
Bibliography

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