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The Later Middle Ages

Edited by Isabella Lazzarini

May 2021

ISBN: 9780198731634

320 pages
Paperback
216x138mm

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Short Oxford History of Europe

Price: £22.50

This edited volume brings together experts on the later middle ages to chart the principle developments of medieval Europe.

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This edited volume brings together experts on the later middle ages to chart the principle developments of medieval Europe.

  • Chapters authored by leading experts offer focused, innovative, and syntheric insights into a major theme
  • Covers a broad range of issues, including politics, culture, spirituality, economiocs, society, gender, and global history
  • Includes maps, images, a detailed chronology, and further reading

About the Author(s)

Edited by Isabella Lazzarini, Professor of Medieval History, University of Molise

Isabella Lazzarini (Mantova, 1964), studied at the Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, and qualified as Professor of Medieval History in 2013; she teaches at the University of Molise. Her research interests focus on the political, social, and cultural history of late medieval Italy, with an emphasis on Renaissance diplomacy and the growth of different political languages in documentary sources. She has been a Leverhulme Trust visiting professor (Jan.-June 2011) and a Marie Curie COFUND senior research fellow at the University of Durham (Jan.-March 2012); a visiting fellow at All Souls College, Oxford (Sept.-Dec. 2012) and a professeur invité at the Ecole Nationale des Chartes, Paris (Feb. 2014) and at the Sorbonne (Chaire Dupront, Feb. 2020).

Table of Contents

    Introduction, Isabella Lazzarini
    1:Principalities, Powers, and Political Life, John Watts
    2:The Economy, Stephan R. Epstein (Christopher Dyer)
    3:The Church and Religious Life, Robert Swanson
    4:Culture and the Arts, Alexander Lee
    5:Space, Time, and the World, Matthew Kempshall
    6:Society, Family, and Gender, Catherine Kovesi
    7:Global Middle Ages: The East, Catherine Holmes
    Conclusion: Into the Sixteenth Century, Isabella Lazzarini

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