Advances in Social Behavior Research

Advances in Social Behavior Research

ASBR ICEIPI 2022, 03 March 2023

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The Feminist Philosophy in Medieval Literature--- The Case Study of Christine’s the Book of the City of the Ladies

Yueyuan Lyu * 1
1 AHSS, ARU, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1,1PT, United Kingdom

* Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.

Advances in Social Behavior Research, ASBR ICEIPI 2022, 368-375
Published 03 March 2023. © 2023 The Author(s). Published by EWA Publishing
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Citation Yueyuan Lyu. The Feminist Philosophy in Medieval Literature--- The Case Study of Christine’s the Book of the City of the Ladies. ASBR (2023) ASBR ICEIPI 2022: 368-375.


This research is designed to make women’s voice heard and achieve gender equality. Studying medieval women writings is worthy investigating because it can not only show how medieval men view about the other sex but also appeal for women’s rights as much as possible. Besides, gender equality is an important problem that affects every single woman in the world. Therefore, gender studies also need researching. As far as feminist philosophy itself is concerned, the theories of Greek and medieval philosophers, such as Aristotle, Plato, and St. Thomas Aquinas, will be used for analysing. Finally, there will be a conclusion that concludes all the discussions in this essay.


religion, philosophy, women writings, gender studies., medieval literature


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