Tullia Magrini

Women's "work of pain" in Christian Mediterranean Europe


  1. Premise: gender, honor and shame
  2. Religion and gender
  3. Women's ritual-religious behavior in Southern Europe
  4. The "work of pain"
  5. The Mother of Sorrow
  6. Conclusion
  7. Endnotes
  8. References
  9. Sources
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Niccolò dell'Arca, Compianto del Cristo morto
(mourning of the dead Christ). 1463.

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