Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 181 items for:

  • European Medieval History x
Clear All

View:

Biographies of a ReformationReligious Change and Confessional Coexistence in Upper Lusatia, 1520-1635

Biographies of a Reformation: Religious Change and Confessional Coexistence in Upper Lusatia, 1520-1635

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198868156
eISBN:
9780191904684
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868156.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

This monograph investigates how religious coexistence functioned in six towns in the multiconfessional region of Upper Lusatia in Western Bohemia. Lutherans and Catholics found a feasible modus ... More

The Later Middle Ages

The Later Middle Ages

Isabella Lazzarini (ed.)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780198731641
eISBN:
9780191919787
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198731641.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

Of all the sub-periods in which European medieval history has been divided over time, the later middle ages is possibly the one on which the burden of past and current grand narratives weighs the ... More

The Jacquerie of 1358A French Peasants' Revolt

The Jacquerie of 1358: A French Peasants' Revolt

Justine Firnhaber-Baker

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198856412
eISBN:
9780191889684
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856412.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Political History

Historians of the Jacquerie have been divided in seeing it either as an unplanned explosion of peasant resentment or as an organized undertaking directed by urban rebels in Paris. These opposing ... More

Prostitution and Subjectivity in Late Medieval Germany

Prostitution and Subjectivity in Late Medieval Germany

Jamie Page

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198862789
eISBN:
9780191895272
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198862789.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Social History

Prostitution played a major role in structuring medieval gender relations. Prostitutes were seen to be an example of extreme female sinfulness which all women risked falling into, while at the same ... More

After the Black DeathEconomy, society, and the law in fourteenth-century England

After the Black Death: Economy, society, and the law in fourteenth-century England

Mark Bailey

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198857884
eISBN:
9780191890451
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198857884.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Social History

The Black Death of 1348–9 is the most catastrophic event in recorded history, and this study—the Ford Lectures of 2019 at Oxford University—offers a major re-evaluation of its immediate impact and ... More

The Global IndiesBritish Imperial Culture and the Reshaping of the World, 1756-1815

The Global Indies: British Imperial Culture and the Reshaping of the World, 1756-1815

Ashley L. Cohen

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780300239973
eISBN:
9780300255690
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300239973.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This book is a study of British imperialism's imaginative geography, exploring the pairing of India and the Atlantic world from literature to colonial policy. The book weaves a complex portrait of ... More

Legions of Pigs in the Early Medieval West

Legions of Pigs in the Early Medieval West

Jamie Kreiner

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780300246292
eISBN:
9780300255553
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300246292.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

Early medieval communities were thinking seriously about their environments. They saw themselves as part of a complex and dynamic universe that was propelled by interconnected organisms and forces. ... More

Rome, Ravenna, and Venice, 750-1000Byzantine Heritage, Imperial Present, and the Construction of City Identity

Rome, Ravenna, and Venice, 750-1000: Byzantine Heritage, Imperial Present, and the Construction of City Identity

Veronica West-Harling

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198754206
eISBN:
9780191815942
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198754206.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Cultural History

The richest and most politically complex regions in Italy in the earliest Middle Ages were the Byzantine sections of the peninsula, thanks to their links with the most coherent early medieval state, ... More

On HospitalsWelfare, Law, and Christianity in Western Europe, 400-1320

On Hospitals: Welfare, Law, and Christianity in Western Europe, 400-1320

Sethina Watson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780198847533
eISBN:
9780191882210
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198847533.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

This book offers a fundamental reconception of the place of welfare institutions in the medieval church, and so of the significance of welfare in Western Christianity. It takes as its subject the ... More

Henry IIIThe Rise to Power and Personal Rule, 1207-1258

Henry III: The Rise to Power and Personal Rule, 1207-1258

David Carpenter

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780300238358
eISBN:
9780300255508
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300238358.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

Nine years of age when he came to the throne in 1216, Henry III had to rule within the limits set by the establishment of Magna Carta and the emergence of parliament. Pacific, conciliatory, and ... More

The Crusader States and their NeighboursA Military History, 1099-1187

The Crusader States and their Neighbours: A Military History, 1099-1187

Nicholas Morton

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198824541
eISBN:
9780191863325
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198824541.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Military History

The Crusader States and their Neighbours explores the military history of the medieval Near East, piecing together the fault-lines of conflict which entangled this much-contested region. This was an ... More

The Seigneurial TransformationPower Structures and Political Communication in the Countryside of Central and Northern Italy, 1080-1130

The Seigneurial Transformation: Power Structures and Political Communication in the Countryside of Central and Northern Italy, 1080-1130

Alessio Fiore

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198825746
eISBN:
9780191864650
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198825746.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

The aim of this book is to discuss the transformation of the fabric of power in the kingdom of Italy in the period between the late eleventh century and the early twelfth century. The study analyses ... More

Stolen SongHow the Troubadours Became French

Stolen Song: How the Troubadours Became French

Eliza Zingesser

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781501747571
eISBN:
9781501747649
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501747571.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This book documents the act of cultural appropriation that created a founding moment for French literary history: the rescripting and domestication of troubadour song, a prestige corpus in the ... More

Demonic Possession and Lived Religion in Later Medieval Europe

Demonic Possession and Lived Religion in Later Medieval Europe

Sari Katajala-Peltomaa

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198850465
eISBN:
9780191885563
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198850465.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

This book focuses on conceptualizations of lived religion by analysing significant case studies from canonization processes (c. 1240–1450). Geographically it covers Western Europe and one of its aims ... More

Visions of DeliveranceMoriscos and the Politics of Prophecy in the Early Modern Mediterranean

Visions of Deliverance: Moriscos and the Politics of Prophecy in the Early Modern Mediterranean

Mayte Green-Mercado

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501741463
eISBN:
9781501741470
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501741463.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This book traces the circulation of Muslim and crypto-Muslim apocalyptic texts known as joferes through formal and informal networks of merchants, Sufis, and other channels of diffusion among Muslims ... More

The Decline of MagicBritain in the Enlightenment

The Decline of Magic: Britain in the Enlightenment

Michael Hunter

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780300243581
eISBN:
9780300249460
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300243581.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

In early modern Britain, belief in prophecies, omens, ghosts, apparitions and fairies was commonplace. Among both educated and ordinary people the absolute existence of a spiritual world was taken ... More

Emotions in a Crusading Context, 1095-1291

Emotions in a Crusading Context, 1095-1291

Stephen J. Spencer

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780198833369
eISBN:
9780191871887
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833369.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Cultural History

Emotions in a Crusading Context is the first book-length study of the emotional rhetoric of crusading. It investigates the ways in which a number of emotions and affective displays—primarily fear, ... More

The Aristocracy in England and Tuscany, 1000 - 1250

The Aristocracy in England and Tuscany, 1000 - 1250

Peter Coss

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198846963
eISBN:
9780191881916
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198846963.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Social History

Part I of this book is an in-depth examination of the characteristics of the Tuscan aristocracy across the first two and a half centuries of the second millennium, as studied by Italian historians ... More

Andalus and SefaradOn Philosophy and Its History in Islamic Spain

Andalus and Sefarad: On Philosophy and Its History in Islamic Spain

Sarah Stroumsa

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691176437
eISBN:
9780691195452
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691176437.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

Al-Andalus, the Iberian territory ruled by Islam from the eighth to the fifteenth centuries, was home to a flourishing philosophical culture among Muslims and the Jews who lived in their midst. ... More

Byzantine Matters

Byzantine Matters

Averil Cameron

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196855
eISBN:
9781400850099
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196855.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

For many, Byzantium remains byzantine—obscure, marginal, difficult. Despite the efforts of some recent historians, prejudices still deform understanding of the Byzantine civilization, often reducing ... More

View: