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CHARLES L. H. COULSON

in Castles in Medieval Society: Fortresses in England, France, and Ireland in the Central Middle Ages

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198208242
eISBN:
9780191716676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208242.003.0013
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This book has focused on the human and social aspects of castle-building in England, France, and Ireland during the medieval period, to reconcile the civilized with the violent aspects of medieval ... More


The Migrant in English Art: Perspectives on Influence and Agency

Julian Luxford

in Migrants in Medieval England, c. 500-c. 1500

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780197266724
eISBN:
9780191916052
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266724.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter addresses English medieval art and architecture in the long term and is of a basically methodological character. It argues for a view of immigrancy rooted in stylistic and (less ... More


Antiquarianism and the Science of Preservation: Jacob Schnebbelie, Richard Gough, and Gothic Antiquity

Noah Heringman

in Sciences of Antiquity: Romantic Antiquarianism, Natural History, and Knowledge Work

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199556915
eISBN:
9780191744990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199556915.003.0008
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter focuses on the collaboration of Richard Gough and Jacob Schnebbelie, who contributed many of the drawings that were engraved for Gough’s Sepulchral Monuments of Great Britain (1786–99), ... More


Eastern Medieval Architecture: The Building Traditions of Byzantium and Neighboring Lands

Robert G. Ousterhout

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190272739
eISBN:
9780190068592
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190272739.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE, European History: BCE to 500CE

The rich and diverse architectural traditions of the Eastern Mediterranean and adjacent regions are the subject of this book. Representing the visual residues of a “forgotten” Middle Ages, the social ... More


Fields

Emanuele Lugli

in The Making of Measure and the Promise of Sameness

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226612492
eISBN:
9780226612522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226612522.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Finally, the “Fields” section leaves the city to explore the usage of measurements in agriculture and land surveying. The connection is etymological, as in medieval encyclopedias, from Isidore of ... More


The Making of Measure and the Promise of Sameness

Emanuele Lugli

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226612492
eISBN:
9780226612522
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226612522.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Starting in the late twelfth century, the governments of Italy’s newly-formed city-republics rejected imperial measurement standards and created new local ones, displaying them in their main squares. ... More


Medieval Shinto and the Arts

Helen Hardacre

in Shinto

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190621711
eISBN:
9780190621742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190621711.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, World Religions

Examines Shinto art, literature, dance-drama, and aspects of architecture to uncover medieval Shinto’s devotional patterns. New architectural spaces were created for encountering “foreign” deities, ... More


Transporting Chaucer

Helen Barr

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719091490
eISBN:
9781781707319
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091490.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

What happens when Chaucer turns up where we don’t expect him to be? Transporting Chaucer draws on the work of the British sculptor Antony Gormley alongside more traditional literary scholarship to ... More


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