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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2019) 49 (3): 563–588.
Published: 01 September 2019
...Maaike van der Lugt; Sarah Kay; Nicolette Zeeman Medieval discussions about breastfeeding were saturated with moral and social meanings and arguments about how a good mother should behave and what makes for a happy, healthy baby. At the center was the question of who should breastfeed, the mother...
Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 285–319.
Published: 01 May 2021
... that commissioned Caliari's painting, employed religious breastfeeding imagery in a wide array of iconographies in order to express dissent with the Counter-Reformation church's emphasis on orthodoxy. In contrast to writers, artists were able to claim a certain degree of nonconformity and freedom from prosecution...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 159–195.
Published: 01 January 2015
... Aevum 57 (1988): 240 – 53; Michael J. Schreffler, “Vespucci Rediscovers America: The Pictorial Rhetoric of Cannibalism in Early Modern Culture,” Art His- tory 28, no. 3 (2005): 295 – 310. 11 On the slippage between cannibalism and breastfeeding, see Merrall Llewelyn Price...
Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (3): 601–630.
Published: 01 September 2000
... on Breastfeeding and Their Social Implications. Islamic History and Civilization: Studies and Texts, vol. 25. Leiden: Brill, 1999. xi, 191 pp.; 1 color plate. $76.50. Habib, Irfan. The Agrarian System of Mughal India, 1556–1707. Second revised edition. Oxford: Oxford...
Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (2): 247–273.
Published: 01 May 2013
... how the author deliberately constructed her life story to present herself honorably and piously for posterity. In later versions, for instance, Thornton depicted herself as a sensitive and caring mother by emphasizing breastfeeding and by including lengthier accounts of family members’ deaths...