Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-276) and index.
Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 The Prud'homme and the Beguines: Louis IX and the Foundation of the Beguinage of Paris -- ch. 2 The World of the Beguinage -- ch. 3 Beguines, Silk, and the City -- ch. 4 Masters and Pastors: Sorbonne Scholars, Beguines, and Religious Instruction -- ch. 5 Religious Education and Spiritual Collaboration at the Beguinage of Paris -- ch. 6 "There Are Among Us Women Called Beguines" -- ch. 7 The King's Beguines.