College Cloisters - Married Bachelors.

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Author / Creator:Duckenfield, Bridget.
Imprint:Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013.
Description:1 online resource (301 pages)
Subject:University of Oxford -- Faculty -- History.
University of Cambridge -- Faculty -- History.
University of Cambridge.
University of Oxford.
Marriage -- Social conditions.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture.
Universities and colleges -- Faculty.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
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Summary:Using archival material and many unpublished sources, this work traces the origins of Oxford and Cambridge University colleges as places of learning, founded from the thirteenth century, for unmarried men who were required to take vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience, the majority of whom trained for the priesthood. The process reveals how the isolated monk-like existence was gradually transformed from the idea of married Fellows at University Colleges being considered absurd into conside ...
Other form:Print version: Duckenfield, Bridget. College Cloisters - Married Bachelors. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, ©2013 9781443853132

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