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Turning Towards a Life of Spirit: The Disruption of Economic Logic in the Vitae of Christina of Markyate and Wulfric of Haselbury, Anchorites

Stater, Megan E.

Senior thesis on the two twelfth-century hagiographies of Christina of Markyate and Wulfric of Haselbury, both anchorites. Focuses on the tension between the social function and simultaneous social disruption of the anchorite, particularly through the use of economic logic throughout both hagiographies.

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Religion
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B.A., Columbia University
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May 5, 2016
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