Monasticism

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The Heads of Religious Houses: England and Wales, I 940–1216

The Heads of Religious Houses (2nd ed.)

England and Wales, I 940–1216

Cambridge University Press (2001)
US$38.00

A reissue, with substantial corrections, of a classic research tool in medieval religious history.

Nuns: A History of Convent Life 1450-1700

Nuns

A History of Convent Life 1450-1700

OUP Oxford (2007)
US$27.89

The fascinating story of the women who have lived in religious communities, from the dawn of the...

Monastic Spaces and their Meanings: Thirteenth-century English Cistercian Monasteries

Monastic Spaces and their Meanings

Thirteenth-century English Cistercian Monasteries

Brepols Publishers (2001)
US$77.00

This monograph focuses on the abbeys of northern England during the period 1132-1400 (Fountains,...

The Musical World of a Medieval Monk: Adémar de Chabannes in Eleventh-century Aquitaine

The Musical World of a Medieval Monk

Adémar de Chabannes in Eleventh-century Aquitaine

Cambridge University Press (2006)
US$47.00

A study of the musical activities of Adémar de Chabannes, the eleventh-century monk.

Silence and Sign Language in Medieval Monasticism: The Cluniac Tradition, c.900–1200
Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$30.00

A study of religious silence and sign language in an early medieval abbey.

The Heads of Religious Houses: England and Wales, III. 1377–1540

The Heads of Religious Houses

England and Wales, III. 1377–1540

Cambridge University Press (2008)
US$90.00

This final volume of the Heads of Religious Houses series takes the lists from 1377 to 1540.

Caesarius of Arles: The Making of a Christian Community in Late Antique Gaul

Caesarius of Arles

The Making of a Christian Community in Late Antique Gaul

Cambridge University Press (1993)
US$47.00

A study of the Christianisation of southern France through the career and writings of Bishop...

Asceticism
Oxford University Press (2002)
US$74.69

The only comprehensive reference work on asceticism with a multicultural, multireligious, and...

The Daoist Monastic Manual: A Translation of the Fengdao Kejie

The Daoist Monastic Manual

A Translation of the Fengdao Kejie

Oxford University Press (2004)
US$121.49

The Fengdao kejie or "Rules and Precepts for Worshiping the Dao" dates from the early seventh...

Managing Monks: Administrators and Administrative Roles in Indian Buddhist Monasticism

Managing Monks

Administrators and Administrative Roles in Indian Buddhist Monasticism

Oxford University Press (2008)
US$76.49

The paradigmatic Buddhist is the monk. It is well known that ideally Buddhist monks are expected to...