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Afterword

William C. Carter

in The Memoirs of Ernest A. Forssgren: Proust's Swedish Valet

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300114638
eISBN:
9780300133363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300114638.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter presents a brief description of Ernest Forssgren's life in America. The 1930 U.S. Census Records showed him living in Los Angeles. After failed attempts at a movie career and the motel ... More


Douceline of Digne: Co-mother to the Capetians

Sean L. Field

in Courting Sanctity: Holy Women and the Capetians

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501736193
eISBN:
9781501736209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501736193.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

When Beatrice, countess of Provence, faced a dangerous pregnancy around 1261, she turned to the beguine Douceline of Digne, whose prayers were credited with persuading God to grant a safe delivery ... More


Introduction

Naomi Grunhaus

in The Challenge of Received Tradition: Dilemmas of Interpretation in Radak's Biblical Commentaries

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199858408
eISBN:
9780199979899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199858408.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

The introduction provides a concise, general overview of the development of the peshat method and considers the basic dilemma facing medieval Jewish biblical commentators regarding rabbinic ... More


Catholic Reform from the Bottom Up: The Trinitarians of Provence

Barbara B. Diefendorf

in Planting the Cross: Catholic Reform and Renewal in Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century France

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190887025
eISBN:
9780190887056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190887025.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Religion, European Early Modern History

The chapter examines efforts the Trinitarians of Provence made to reverse a long decline and to adapt their medieval order to reflect the new spiritual climate of the Catholic Reformation. The reform ... More


Religious Law and Change The Medieval Ashkenazic Example

Haym Soloveitchik

in Collected Essays: v. 1

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781904113973
eISBN:
9781800341104
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781904113973.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter reflects on the author's essay, written in 1982, which sums up their views consequent on their researches in usury, martyrdom, yein nesekh, and the laws regulating Jewish–Gentile ... More


News of a Kidnapping

Scott G. Bruce

in Cluny and the Muslims of La Garde-Freinet: Hagiography and the Problem of Islam in Medieval Europe

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452994
eISBN:
9781501700927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452994.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter recreates the plight of the abbot of Cluny by interconnecting three distinct but related topics: the perils and promises of transalpine travel for merchants and pilgrims around the year ... More


Epilogue

Elizabeth Casteen

in From She-Wolf to Martyr: The Reign and Disputed Reputation of Johanna I of Naples

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453861
eISBN:
9781501701009
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453861.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter considers the enduring images of Johanna of Naples in Provence and in Italy. In Provence, Johana was viewed as a heroic figure of romance, identified by Frédéric Mistral as the region’s ... More


Franco-British Academic Partnerships at the University of Provence

Valérie André and Jean Viviès

in Franco-British Academic Partnerships: The Next Chapter: The Next Chapter

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316630
eISBN:
9781846316777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316777.011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter discusses the academic partnerships between the University of Provence and British institutions. First, it examines the Erasmus exchange programme. It then moves on to the integrated ... More


In Prison

in The Man Who Believed He Was King of France: A True Medieval Tale

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226145259
eISBN:
9780226145273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226145273.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

On January 2, 1361, just four days after the capture of Pont-Saint-Esprit, the entire household of Giannino di Guccio, including Neri d'Andrea Beccarini and the monk Federigo degli Ubaldini, was ... More


Years of Success 1234–1241

David Carpenter

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

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780300238358
eISBN:
9780300255508
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300238358.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter details the first phase of Henry III's personal rule, between 1234 and 1241, which was the most successful period of his reign. He adopted Edward the Confessor as his patron saint and ... More


The Courtliness of Andreas Capellanus

Irving Singer

in The Nature of Love: Courtly and Romantic

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262512732
eISBN:
9780262315128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262512732.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter Andreas Capellanus’s Tractatus amoris & de amoris remedio, which is considered the one great text on courtly love. The Tractatus amoris, which was written around 1185 and condemned by ... More


Concepts of Scripture in Nahmanides

Aaron W. Hughes

in Jewish Concepts of Scripture: A Comparative Introduction

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740620
eISBN:
9780814724798
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740620.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter examines Nahmanides' (Moses ben Nahman) life and thought by situating him against the larger intellectual and social backdrop that characterized the diversity of Jewish communities in ... More


Creating an identity

Claire Eldridge

in From Empire to Exile: History and Memory Within the Pied-Noir and Harki Communities, 1962-2012

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719087233
eISBN:
9781526115089
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719087233.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter traces the expansion of pied-noir activism in the 1970s and 1980s. Utilising a particular visual and rhetorical grammar, associations defined and defended the existence of a specific ... More


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