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St. Augustine on Marriage and Sexuality
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Augustin ((saint ;), Saint Augustine (Bishop of Hippo.), Aurelius Augustinus, Elizabeth Clark, Saint Augustine of Hippo
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: CUA Press

Augustine of Hippo (b. A.D. 354) is considered the single most influential theologian in the history of the Church in the West. Among his many contributions, Augustine developed a sexual ethic that became decisive for all later teachings in the Christian West on issues of marriage, reproduction, and sexuality. Some
The Concept of Sexual Pleasure in the Catholic Moral Tradition
Language: en
Pages: 514
Authors: Shaji George Kochuthara
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Gregorian Biblical BookShop

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Gender and Sexuality in the Middle Ages
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Martha A. Brozyna
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-03-21 - Publisher: McFarland

"This reader brings documents from throughout the medieval world into one collection. The book's chapters are organized according to nine areas allowing for comparative examination of different societies and periods of the Middle Ages"--Provided by publisher.
Saint Augustine of Hippo
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Miles Hollingworth
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

In a stimulating and provocative reinterpretation of Augustine's ideas and their position in the Western intellectual tradition, Miles Hollingworth, though well versed in the latest scholarship, draws his inspiration largely from the actual narrative of Augustine's life. By this means he reintroduces a cardinal but long-neglected fact to the centre
Sexuality in the Middle Ages and Early Modern Times
Language: en
Pages: 911
Authors: Albrecht Classen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-12-10 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

Sexuality is one of the most influential factors in human life. The responses to and reflections upon the manifestations of sexuality provide fascinating insights into fundamental aspects of medieval and early-modern culture. This interdisciplinary volume with articles written by social historians, literary historians, musicologists, art historians, and historians of religion