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Cities, Texts and Social Networks, 400-1500

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Informationen zum Autor Caroline Goodson teaches in the Department of History, Classics and Archaeology at Birkbeck College, UK. A... Lire la suite
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Informationen zum Autor Caroline Goodson teaches in the Department of History, Classics and Archaeology at Birkbeck College, UK. Anne E. Lester teaches in the Department of History at the University of Colorado, Boulder, USA. Carol Symes is Director of Undergraduate Studies and Associate Professor of History at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA. Klappentext Examines the experiences of urban life from late antiquity through the close of the fifteenth century, in regions ranging from late Imperial Rome to Muslim Syria, Iraq and al-Andalus, England, the territories of medieval Francia, Flanders, the Low Countries, Italy and Germany. Inhaltsverzeichnis Preface; Introduction, Caroline J. Goodson, Anne E. Lester and Carol Symes.; Part 1 Constructing and Restructuring: Writing and restoration in Rome: inscriptions, statues and the late antique preservation of buildings, Gregor Kalas; How to found an Islamic city, Hugh Kennedy; Metropolitan architecture, demographics and the urban identity of Paris in the 13th century, Meredith Cohen.; Part 2 Topographies as Texts: The meaning of topography in Umayyad Cordoba, Ann Christys; Crafting a charitable landscape: urban topographies in charters and testaments from medieval Champagne, Anne E. Lester; Anger and spectacle in late medieval Rome: gauging emotion in urban topography, Joelle Rollo-Koster and Alizah Holstein.; Part 3 Citizens and Saints: Local sanctity and civic typology in early medieval Pavia: the example of the cult of Abbot Maiolus of Cluny, Scott C. Bruce; Cities and their saints in England, circa 1150-1300: the development of bourgeois values in the cults of Saint William of York and Saint Kenelm of Winchcombe, Sarah Rees Jones; The myth of urban unity: religion and social performance in late medieval Braunschweig, Franz-Josef Arlinghaus.; Part 4 Agency and Authority: City as charter: charity and the lordship of English towns, 1170-1250, Sethina Watson; 'The best place in the world': imaging urban prisons in late medieval Italy, Guy Geltner; Out in the open, in Arras: sightlines, soundscapes and the shaping of a medieval public sphere, Carol Symes; Bibliography; Index. ...

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Examines the experiences of urban life from late antiquity through the close of the fifteenth century, in regions ranging from late Imperial Rome to Muslim Syria, Iraq and al-Andalus, England, the territories of medieval Francia, Flanders, the Low Countries, Italy and Germany.



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Preface; Introduction, Caroline J. Goodson, Anne E. Lester and Carol Symes.; Part 1 Constructing and Restructuring: Writing and restoration in Rome: inscriptions, statues and the late antique preservation of buildings, Gregor Kalas; How to found an Islamic city, Hugh Kennedy; Metropolitan architecture, demographics and the urban identity of Paris in the 13th century, Meredith Cohen.; Part 2 Topographies as Texts: The meaning of topography in Umayyad Cordoba, Ann Christys; Crafting a charitable landscape: urban topographies in charters and testaments from medieval Champagne, Anne E. Lester; Anger and spectacle in late medieval Rome: gauging emotion in urban topography, Joelle Rollo-Koster and Alizah Holstein.; Part 3 Citizens and Saints: Local sanctity and civic typology in early medieval Pavia: the example of the cult of Abbot Maiolus of Cluny, Scott C. Bruce; Cities and their saints in England, circa 1150-1300: the development of bourgeois values in the cults of Saint William of York and Saint Kenelm of Winchcombe, Sarah Rees Jones; The myth of urban unity: religion and social performance in late medieval Braunschweig, Franz-Josef Arlinghaus.; Part 4 Agency and Authority: City as charter: charity and the lordship of English towns, 1170-1250, Sethina Watson; 'The best place in the world': imaging urban prisons in late medieval Italy, Guy Geltner; Out in the open, in Arras: sightlines, soundscapes and the shaping of a medieval public sphere, Carol Symes; Bibliography; Index.

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Titre: Cities, Texts and Social Networks, 400-1500
Sous-titre: Experiences and Perceptions of Medieval Urban Space
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Code EAN: 9780754667230
ISBN: 978-0-7546-6723-0
Format: Livre Relié
Editeur: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Genre: Histoire
nombre de pages: 378
Poids: 956g
Taille: H237mm x B166mm x T26mm
Année: 2010

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