Fordham Series in Medieval Studies

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  1. Whose Middle Ages?
    Whose Middle Ages? is an interdisciplinary collection of short, accessible essays intended for the nonspecialist reader and ideal for teaching at an undergraduate level. Each of twenty-two essays takes up an area where digging... Learn More
    Published: 15th October 2019
    Hardback | £58.00
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  2. King Alfonso VIII of Castile
    King Alfonso VIII of Castile: Government, Family and War brings together a diverse group of scholars whose work concerns the reign of Alfonso VIII (1158–1215). This was a critical period in the history of the Iberian peninsula,... Learn More
    Published: 2nd April 2019
    Hardback | £45.00
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  3. Ecstasy in the Classroom
    Ecstasy in the Classroom analyzes the early thirteenth century theological discourse about Paul’s rapture and other modes of cognizing God. It reconstructs the perceptions of transformation and self they imply, and demonstrate... Learn More
    Published: 4th December 2018
    Hardback | £103.00
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  4. The French of Outremer
    A collection of essays devoted to the culture of the Francophone European crusading states of the eastern Mediterranean. Contributors, including historians of the crusades, Old French literature, and medieval art, each address... Learn More
    Published: 10th April 2018
    Hardback | £50.00
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  5. Europe After Wyclif
    This volume brings together scholarship on pan-European late-medieval religious controversy, with particular attention to developments in England, Bohemia, and at general church councils. It builds on recent work by approaching... Learn More
    Published: 1st November 2016
    Hardback | £45.00
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  6. Ecclesiastical Knights
    Ecclesiastical Knights is a spirituality study of the three military orders of Santiago, Calatrava, and Alcantara in Leon-Castile from the twelfth to the early fourteenth centuries. It explores the fundamental problem of the... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2015
    Hardback | £45.00
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  7. Eddic, Skaldic, and Beyond
    Explores the blurring of boundaries between genres (skaldic and eddic), periods (Viking Age, medieval, early modern) and cultures (Icelandic, Scandinavian, English, continental) in Old Norse-Icelandic poetry.... Learn More
    Published: 2nd June 2014
    Hardback | £45.00
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  8. Religious Women in Early Carolingian Francia
    This study of the intellectual culture of the women’s monasteries of the Main Valley during the eighth century, based on analysis of the manuscripts produced and used by women religious, argues that the content of the women’s... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2014
    Hardback | £45.00
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  9. Isaac On Jewish and Christian Altars
    Rashi's commentary and the Glossa Ordinaria both developed in the late eleventh and early twelfth century with no known contact between them. Nevertheless, they shared a way of reading text that shaped their interpretations of... Learn More
    Published: 2nd November 2012
    Hardback | £50.00
  10. Medieval Poetics and Social Practice
    This collection responds to the critical legacy of Penn R. Szittya. Its contributors investigate how medieval poetic language reflects and shapes social, political, and religious worlds. In addition to new readings of canonical... Learn More
    Published: 1st June 2012
    Hardback | £41.00
  11. Medieval Education
    This volume offers original studies on the subject of medieval education, not only in the formal academicsense typical of schools and universities but also in a broader cultural sense that includes law, liturgy, and the new religious... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2005
    Hardback | £70.00
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  12. Poets of Divine Love
    St. Francis of Assisi (c. 1181-1226) and Jacopone da Todi (c.1236-1306) were but two exemplars of a rich school of mystical poets writing in Umbria in the Franciscan religious tradition. Their powerful creations form a significant... Learn More
    Published: 23rd August 2004
    Hardback | £62.00
  13. Dante For the New Millennium
    The twenty-five original essays in this remarkable book constitute both a state of the art survey of Dante scholarship and a manifesto for new understandings of one of the world’s great poets. The fruit of an historic conference... Learn More
    Published: 28th October 2003
    Hardback | £79.00
    Paperback | £33.00
  14. Medieval Cultures in Contact
    Medievalists have long considered topics of cultural contact such as antagonism or exchange between western Europe and the Islamic world, the west’s debts to Byzantium, European expansion during the Crusades, and Mediterranean... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 2002
    Hardback | £74.00
    Paperback | £27.99