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Vincent of Beauvais' De Eruditione Filiorum Nobilium

The Education of Women


Rosemary Barton Tobin

Contents: Vincent of Beauvais' views on the education of women - Mediaeval views on the education of women - Vincent's classical knowledge - Vincent's non-humanistic perspective - Vincent's rhetorical rather than logical mode of argumentation - On the spectrum of educational thinkers Vincent falls on the mediaeval rather than the renaissance end.