Publisher description for Women and religion in sixteenth-century France / Susan Broomhall.

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This book explores the responses of religious women in France to the transformations in female monasticism during the Sixteenth Century. It surveys and analyzes the activities of religious women in and outside their convents.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Women in Christianity -- France -- History -- 16th century.
Christian women -- Religious life -- France -- History -- 16th century.