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By Susan M. Johns,Susan Reynolds,Janet L. Nelson

The chapters during this quantity have a good time the paintings of Pauline Stafford, highlighting the ways that it has complicated examine within the fields of either Anglo-Saxon heritage and the heritage of medieval ladies and gender. Ranging around the interval, and over a lot of the previous Carolingian global in addition to Anglo-Saxon England, they care for such questions because the nature of kingship and queenship, fatherhood, elite gender kin, the transmission of estate, the participation of ladies in lordship, slavery and conflict, and the character of assemblies. Gender and historiography provides the culmination of groundbreaking learn, encouraged by way of Pauline Stafford’s personal pursuits over a protracted and influential career.

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