Monastic Matrix [electronic resource] : a scholarly resource for the study of women's religious communities from 400 to 1600 CE.
- Los Angeles, CA : Deptartment of History, University of Southern California
- Columbus, OH : Department of History, The Ohio State University
- Physical description
- p. ; cm.
- Includes bibliographical references.
- Monasticon: repertory of women's communities
- Cartularium: primary sources
- Commentaria: secondary sources --Vitae: brief biographies
- Figurae: digital images
- Bibliographia: bibliography
- Vocabularium: glossary of terms
- De matrice: goals, editorial board, collaborators, and how to contribute.
- "Matrix is an ongoing collaborative effort by an international group of scholars of medieval history, religion, history of art, archaeology ... and other disciplines, as well as librarians and experts in computer technology ... to document the participation of Christian women in the religion and society of medieval Europe. In particular ... to collect and make available all existing data about all professional Christian women in Europe between 400 and 1600 C.E. ... the basis of Matrix is the Monasticon, a repertory of profiles of religious women's communities ... Matrix also includes a Vitae, which contains entries on individual men and women associated with the communities in the Monasticon; a Cartularium of primary source documents; a Bibliographia of published and unpublished bibliographies and names; a Vocabularium; an archive of articles, the Commentaria; and a visual library, the Figurae"--Matrix.
- Christian women > Europe > Middle Ages, 500-1500 > Sources.
- Christian women > Religious life > Europe > History > Sources.
- Christian communities > Europe > History > Sources.
- Monasticism and religious orders for women > Europe > History > Middle Ages, 600-1500 > Sources.
- Monasticism and religious orders for women > Europe > History > Sources.
- Religion and sociology > Europe > History > Sources.
- Europe > History > To 476 > Sources.
- Europe > History > 476-1492 > Sources.
- Europe > History > To 476 > Historiography.
- Europe > History > 476-1492 > Historiography.
- Beginning date
- Title Variation
- Mode of access: World Wide Web.