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Holy Feast and Holy Fast: The Religious Significance of Food to Medieval… (original 1987; edition 1988)
Holy Feast and Holy Fast by Caroline Walker Bynum (1987)
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Examines the role of food in the religion of women in the Middle Ages and argues that food practices enabled women to exert power in the family and define their religious vocations.
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