Item Details

Print View

The Manly Eunuch: Masculinity, Gender Ambiguity, and Christian Ideology in Late Antiquity

Mathew Kuefler
Format
Book
Published
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2001.
Language
English
Series
Chicago Series on Sexuality, History, and Society
ISBN
0226457397
Contents
  • Part 1 Changing Realities
  • 1 "Masculine Splendor" Sexual Difference, Gender Ambiguity, and the Social Utility of Unmanliness 19
  • 2 "Men Receive a Wound, and Submit to a Defeat" Masculinity, Militarism, and Political Authority 37
  • 3 "A Purity He Does not Show Himself" Masculinity, the Later Roman Household, and Men's Sexuality 70
  • Part 2 Changing Ideals
  • 4 "I am a Soldier of Christ" Christian Masculinity and Militarism 105
  • 5 "We Priests Have Our Own Nobility" Christian Masculinity and Public Authority 125
  • 6 "My Seed is a Hundred Times More Fertile" Christian Masculinity, Sex, and Marriage 161
  • 7 "The Manliness of Faith" Sexual Difference and Gender Ambiguity in Latin Christian Ideology 206
  • 8 "Eunuchs for the Sake of the Kingdom of Heaven" Castration and Christian Manliness 245.
Description
x, 437 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibligraphical references (p. 393-428) and index.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

    LEADER 02005pam a22003494a 4500
    001 u3726087
    003 SIRSI
    005 20010515091406.0
    008 001010s2001 ilu b 001 0 eng
    010
      
      
    a| 00011473
    020
      
      
    a| 0226457397
    035
      
      
    a| (Sirsi) i0226457397
    035
      
      
    a| (OCoLC)45166584
    040
      
      
    a| DLC c| DLC d| NhCcYBP d| MvI
    042
      
      
    a| pcc
    043
      
      
    a| ff----- a| e------ a| aw-----
    050
    0
    0
    a| BT702 b| .K84 2001
    082
    0
    0
    a| 155.3/32/0937 2| 21
    090
      
      
    a| ALD/BT702 b| .K84 2001
    100
    1
      
    a| Kuefler, Mathew.
    245
    1
    4
    a| The manly eunuch : b| masculinity, gender ambiguity, and Christian ideology in late antiquity / c| Mathew Kuefler.
    260
      
      
    a| Chicago : b| University of Chicago Press, c| 2001.
    300
      
      
    a| x, 437 p. ; c| 24 cm.
    440
      
    0
    a| Chicago series on sexuality, history, and society
    504
      
      
    a| Includes bibligraphical references (p. 393-428) and index.
    505
    0
    0
    g| Part 1 t| Changing Realities -- g| 1 t| "Masculine Splendor" Sexual Difference, Gender Ambiguity, and the Social Utility of Unmanliness g| 19 -- g| 2 t| "Men Receive a Wound, and Submit to a Defeat" Masculinity, Militarism, and Political Authority g| 37 -- g| 3 t| "A Purity He Does not Show Himself" Masculinity, the Later Roman Household, and Men's Sexuality g| 70 -- g| Part 2 t| Changing Ideals -- g| 4 t| "I am a Soldier of Christ" Christian Masculinity and Militarism g| 105 -- g| 5 t| "We Priests Have Our Own Nobility" Christian Masculinity and Public Authority g| 125 -- g| 6 t| "My Seed is a Hundred Times More Fertile" Christian Masculinity, Sex, and Marriage g| 161 -- g| 7 t| "The Manliness of Faith" Sexual Difference and Gender Ambiguity in Latin Christian Ideology g| 206 -- g| 8 t| "Eunuchs for the Sake of the Kingdom of Heaven" Castration and Christian Manliness g| 245.
    596
      
      
    a| 2
    650
      
    0
    a| Masculinity x| Religious aspects x| Christianity x| History y| To 1500.
    650
      
    0
    a| Masculinity z| Rome x| History y| To 1500.
    999
      
      
    a| BT702 .K84 2001 w| LC i| X004527793 k| MISSING l| BARRED m| ALDERMAN t| BOOK
▾See more
▴See less

Availability

Google Preview

Google Books Preview
Library Location Map Availability Call Number
No information available at this time.