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Title Pathologies of love : medicine and the woman question in early modern France / Judy Kem.
Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2019]

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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 287 pages)
Series Women and gender in the early modern world
Women and gender in the early modern world.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on December 19, 2019).
Subject Women -- France -- History -- Renaissance, 1450-1600.
Women -- Health and hygiene -- France -- History -- 16th century.
Sex differences -- History -- 16th century.
Sex differences in literature -- History -- 16th century.
Sex role -- France -- History -- 16th century.
Sex role in literature -- History -- 16th century.
Medicine -- Philosophy -- History -- 16th century.
France.
1450-1600
Genre Electronic books.
History.
Contents Cover; Series Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations; List of Tables; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Love or Seduction?; 2. From Physical to Spiritual Love; 3. Platonic Love, Marriage, and Infertility; 4. Love and Death; 5. Fatal Lovesickness; Conclusion; Appendix 1; Appendix 2; Notes; Bibliography; Index; About Judy Kem; Series List
Summary "Judy Kem looks at the writings of Christine de Pizan, Jean Molinet, Symphorien Champier, Jean Lemaire de Belges, and Marguerite de Navarre, examining the role of received medical ideas in the Querelle des femmes"-- Provided by publisher.
Other Title Print version: Kem, Judy. Pathologies of love. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2019] 9781496215208