Gender and Material Culture: The Archaeology of Religious by Roberta Gilchrist

By Roberta Gilchrist

Gender and fabric Culture is the 1st whole examine within the archaeology of gender, exploring the diversities among the spiritual lifetime of women and men. Gender in medieval monasticism stimulated panorama contexts and methods of financial administration, the shape and improvement of constructions and their symbolic and iconographic content material. Women's spiritual event was once usually poorly documented, yet their archaeology exhibits a shared culture which was once heavily associated with, and valued via neighborhood groups. The specific styles saw recommend that gender is key to archaeological analysis.

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