Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 June 2018

272 Pages | 12 halftones

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719097843

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Aspects of knowledge

Preserving and reinventing traditions of learning in the Middle Ages

First Edition

Edited by Marilina Cesario and Hugh Magennis

Published by Manchester University Press

Manchester Medieval Literature and Culture MUP

  • Offers an exciting multi-disciplinary perspective that brings together different departments of medieval knowledge
  • Includes original contributions by distinguished medievalists, providing a new view on knowledge preservation, reinvention and manipulation
  • Avoids old-fashioned categories of periodisation and discipline in favour of thematic essays spanning the eighth to the fifteenth centuries
  • Includes 12 high-quality black & white reproductions of medieval manuscripts and other materials
  • Will appeal to non-medievalists, academics, researchers, teachers and general public with an interest in the dissemination of learning and circulation of ideas in general

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