- Series: The Middle Ages Series
- Hardcover: 224 pages
- Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press (May 3, 2006)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0812239369
- ISBN-13: 978-0812239362
- Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.6 x 9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
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- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,278,799 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Venomous Tongues: Speech and Gender in Late Medieval England (The Middle Ages Series)
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"The unique contribution of Venomous Tongues lies in its interdisciplinary approach and the way it situates scolding within a broader range of issues specific to the legal and social history of the period. Its subject matter makes it likely to be read by many beyond specialists: those interested in comparative women's history, in oral culture, and in anthropologically influenced modes of social/cultural analysis."—L. R. Poos, The Catholic University of America
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Sandy Bardsley is Assistant Professor of History at Moravian College.
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