Representing Rape in Medieval And Early Modern Literature

The Mirror in Medieval and Early Modern Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at March 28, 2018
The Mirror in Medieval and Early Modern Culture

The Mirror in Medieval and Early Modern Culture by Nancy Frelick
English | 2016 | ISBN: 2503564542 | 296 Pages | PDF | 4.3 MB

In this interdisciplinary volume, specialists in medieval and early modern history of science, cultural and political history, as well as art history, philosophy, and literature come together to explore the intersections between material and metaphysical mirrors in Europe and the Islamic world.
Can We Talk Mediterranean?: Conversations on an Emerging Field in Medieval and Early Modern Studies

Can We Talk Mediterranean?: Conversations on an Emerging Field in Medieval and Early Modern Studies by Brian A. Catlos, Sharon Kinoshita
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319557254 | 153 Pages | PDF | 5.0 MB

This book provides a systematic framework for the emerging field of Mediterranean studies, collecting essays from scholars of history, literature, religion, and art history that seek a more fluid understanding of “Mediterranean.

The Making of Catalan Linguistic Identity in Medieval and Early Modern Times  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Feb. 12, 2018
The Making of Catalan Linguistic Identity in Medieval and Early Modern Times

The Making of Catalan Linguistic Identity in Medieval and Early Modern Times By Vicente Lledó-Guillem
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 254 Pages | ISBN : 3319720791 | 3.39 MB

The historical relationship between the Catalan and Occitan languages had a definitive impact on the linguistic identity of the powerful Crown of Aragon and the emergent Spanish Empire. Drawing upon a wealth of historical documents, linguistic treatises and literary texts, this book offers fresh insights into the political and cultural forces that shaped national identities in the Iberian Peninsula and, consequently, neighboring areas of the Mediterranean during the Middle Ages and the Early Modern Period.

Slavery in Medieval and Early Modern Iberia (The Middle Ages Series)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlexGolova at Jan. 12, 2018
Slavery in Medieval and Early Modern Iberia (The Middle Ages Series)

Slavery in Medieval and Early Modern Iberia (The Middle Ages Series) by William D. Phillips Jr.
English | 14 Nov. 2013 | ASIN: B00H2E8UQ8 | 268 Pages | AZW3 | 1.07 MB
Locations of Knowledge in Medieval and Early Modern Europe: Esoteric Discourse and Western Identities (repost)

Locations of Knowledge in Medieval and Early Modern Europe: Esoteric Discourse and Western Identities (Brill's Studies in Intellectual History) by Kocku Stuckrad
English | 1 Apr. 2010 | ISBN: 9004184228 | 240 Pages | PDF | 1.08 MB

One characteristic of European history of religion is a two-fold pluralism–a pluralism of religious identities on the one hand, and a pluralism of various societal systems that interact with religious systems on the other.
Gender, Otherness, and Culture in Medieval and Early Modern Art (The New Middle Ages)

Gender, Otherness, and Culture in Medieval and Early Modern Art (The New Middle Ages) by Carlee A. Bradbury
English | 19 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319650483 | 244 Pages | PDF | 7.05 MB

This collection examines gender and Otherness as tools to understand medieval and early modern art as products of their social environments. The essays, uniting up-and-coming and established scholars, explore both iconographic and stylistic

Astrologers and their Clients in Medieval and Early Modern Europe  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Nov. 26, 2017
Astrologers and their Clients in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

Astrologers and their Clients in Medieval and Early Modern Europe by Deimann Wiebke, Juste David
English | 2015 | ISBN: 3412210609 | 229 Pages | PDF | 7.9 MB

The contributions of the book examine the "realia" of astrological activity, a domain which has received little attention within in the field of the history of astrology in Medieval and Early Modern times.

Affective and Emotional Economies in Medieval and Early Modern Europe  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 7, 2017
Affective and Emotional Economies in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

Affective and Emotional Economies in Medieval and Early Modern Europe By Andreea Marculescu
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 282 Pages | ISBN : 3319606689 | 3.82 MB

This book analyzes how acts of feeling at a discursive, somatic, and rhetorical level were theorized and practiced in multiple medieval and early-modern sources (literary, medical, theological, and archival). It covers a large chronological and geographical span from eleventh-century France, to fifteenth-century Iberia and England, and ending with seventeenth-century Jesuit meditative literature.

The Hanse in Medieval and Early Modern Europe (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 18, 2017
The Hanse in Medieval and Early Modern Europe (repost)

The Hanse in Medieval and Early Modern Europe (The Northern World, Book 60) by Justyna Wubs-Mrozewicz
English | 2012 | ISBN: 9004212523 | 302 pages | PDF | 3,5 MB
Engaging with Nature: Essays on the Natural World in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

Engaging with Nature: Essays on the Natural World in Medieval and Early Modern Europe by Barbara A. Hanawalt, Lisa J. Kiser
English | May 1st, 2008 | ISBN: 0268030839 | 248 pages | PDF | 112.36 MB

Historians and cultural critics face special challenges when treating the non-human natural world in the medieval and early modern periods. Their most daunting problem is that in both the visual and written records of the time, nature seems to be both everywhere and nowhere. In the broadest sense, nature was everywhere, for it was vital to human survival.