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Medicine and Disease: The Female “Patient” in Medieval Europe

A Cultural History of Women in the Middle Ages

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

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...At some time in the late thirteenth century, a woman called Maria Domingas began to despair of ever conceiving a child. The wife of a rich merchant of the parish of Marvila in the Portuguese town of Santarém, Maria had been bleeding...

Arians to Catholics

Erica Buchberger

Erica Buchberger is an Assistant Professor at the University of Texas. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shifting Ethnic Identities in Spain and Gaul, 500-700 : From Romans to Goths and Franks

Amsterdam University Press, 2017

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...Study of Visigothic Spain prior to 589 is hampered the paucity of contemporary texts. Some of our key sources for events of this time were written between 620 and 640 – early enough that their authors might have witnessed some events...

Conclusions

Javier Martínez Jiménez

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Javier Martínez Jiménez is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Faculty of Classics and a By-Fellow at Churchill College, University of Cambridge. He did his thesis (Oxford, 2013) with Bryan Ward-Perkins on the continuity of aqueducts in late antique Iberia, and has directed the survey of the aqueduct of Reccopolis and co-directed the Oxford excavations at Casa Herrera (Mérida). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Isaac Sastre de Diego

Isaac Sastre de Diego is an independent scholar. He has been a researcher in the Spanish National Research Council, where he continued his doctoral research with Luis Caballero (Madrid, 2009) on early medieval liturgy and Christian architecture, directly involved in the direction of excavations at Casa Herrera (Mérida) and surveys on the pre-Romanesque monuments of Asturias. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Carlos Tejerizo García

Carlos Tejerizo García is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Institute of Heritage Sciences of the Spanish National Research Council. His doctoral research (Vitoria, 2016) was focused on the archaeology of rural communities in the Duero basin, where he has done part of his fieldwork, under the supervision of Juan Antonio Quirós and Alfonso Vigil-Escalera Guirado. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Iberian Peninsula between 300 and 850 : An Archaeological Perspective

Amsterdam University Press, 2018

Book chapter

...It is not very extreme to assume that a person who lived around the year 300 was radically different from someone who lived in the same place in the year 800 (and not just in the Iberian peninsula). We can hypothetically picture...

So the Story Goes

Ann Christys

Ann Christys is an independent scholar. She completed her PhD, published as Christians in al-Andalus 711-1000 (2002), at Leeds and has published on the historiography of al-Andalus and on Christian-Muslim relations. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Vikings in the South : Voyages to Iberia and the Mediterranean

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

Book chapter

...This chapter focuses on the first Viking on Iberia raid, in 844. It begins with a simple statement by a contemporary Latin annalist and shows how this information was elaborated as it passed down a chain of Latin chronicles. Often...

Introduction

Javier Martínez Jiménez

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Javier Martínez Jiménez is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Faculty of Classics and a By-Fellow at Churchill College, University of Cambridge. He did his thesis (Oxford, 2013) with Bryan Ward-Perkins on the continuity of aqueducts in late antique Iberia, and has directed the survey of the aqueduct of Reccopolis and co-directed the Oxford excavations at Casa Herrera (Mérida). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Isaac Sastre de Diego

Isaac Sastre de Diego is an independent scholar. He has been a researcher in the Spanish National Research Council, where he continued his doctoral research with Luis Caballero (Madrid, 2009) on early medieval liturgy and Christian architecture, directly involved in the direction of excavations at Casa Herrera (Mérida) and surveys on the pre-Romanesque monuments of Asturias. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Carlos Tejerizo García

Carlos Tejerizo García is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Institute of Heritage Sciences of the Spanish National Research Council. His doctoral research (Vitoria, 2016) was focused on the archaeology of rural communities in the Duero basin, where he has done part of his fieldwork, under the supervision of Juan Antonio Quirós and Alfonso Vigil-Escalera Guirado. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Iberian Peninsula between 300 and 850 : An Archaeological Perspective

Amsterdam University Press, 2018

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...This book aims to put together in a single publication a comprehensive summary of the results of over 25 years of archaeological scholarship on Late Antique and Early Medieval Spain and Portugal, together with an overview of previous...

New townscapes in the late Empire

Javier Martínez Jiménez

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Javier Martínez Jiménez is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Faculty of Classics and a By-Fellow at Churchill College, University of Cambridge. He did his thesis (Oxford, 2013) with Bryan Ward-Perkins on the continuity of aqueducts in late antique Iberia, and has directed the survey of the aqueduct of Reccopolis and co-directed the Oxford excavations at Casa Herrera (Mérida). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Isaac Sastre de Diego

Isaac Sastre de Diego is an independent scholar. He has been a researcher in the Spanish National Research Council, where he continued his doctoral research with Luis Caballero (Madrid, 2009) on early medieval liturgy and Christian architecture, directly involved in the direction of excavations at Casa Herrera (Mérida) and surveys on the pre-Romanesque monuments of Asturias. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Carlos Tejerizo García

Carlos Tejerizo García is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Institute of Heritage Sciences of the Spanish National Research Council. His doctoral research (Vitoria, 2016) was focused on the archaeology of rural communities in the Duero basin, where he has done part of his fieldwork, under the supervision of Juan Antonio Quirós and Alfonso Vigil-Escalera Guirado. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Iberian Peninsula between 300 and 850 : An Archaeological Perspective

Amsterdam University Press, 2018

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...This chapter will analyse the formal and material changes that affected Iberian towns in the late Roman period. By the fourth century the urban landscapes were saturated with monuments. After three centuries of construction there was,...

Al-Dalfa’ and the Political Role of the Umm Al-Walad in the Late Umayyad Caliphate of Al-Andalus

Ana Miranda

Ana Miranda is a researcher at the Centre for History of the University of Lisbon and at the Centre for Archaeology of the same institution. She is a PhD candidate on medieval history, currently working on her thesis: “Circulation Networks in the 11th Century: Gharb al-Andalus between the Mediterranean and the Atlantic.” Her research domains are the history of al-Andalus and the history of Mediterranean societies, with a special focus on topics such as learned men, minorities, border societies, circulation, and cultural transfer. She has presented several papers at both national and international conferences throughout Europe and has submitted articles, most of which are awaiting publication. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A Companion to Global Queenship

Arc Humanities Press, 2018

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...Introduction IN EARLY ELEVENTH-CENTURY al-Andalus, al-Dalfa’, one of the concubines of the hajibHajib refers to the person responsible for guarding access to the ruler. However, he often appears as a superintendent of the palace...

Al-Andalus

John Freely

John Freely (1926-2017) was one of the most widely respected writers of travel books, histories and guides about Greece and Turkey. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Light from the East : How the Science of Medieval Islam Helped to Shape the Western World

I.B.Tauris, 2011

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...Before the Muslim conquest the Iberian peninsula was ruled by the Visigoths, a barbarian Germanic people who had conquered the region when the Roman Empire collapsed in the early fifth century AD. The Visigoths were divided into three...

From the Encircling Ocean

Ann Christys

Ann Christys is an independent scholar. She completed her PhD, published as Christians in al-Andalus 711-1000 (2002), at Leeds and has published on the historiography of al-Andalus and on Christian-Muslim relations. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Vikings in the South : Voyages to Iberia and the Mediterranean

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

Book chapter

...This is an excursus on the names that Latin and Arabic authors used for Vikings, how they characterized them and where they thought the origins of Vikings lay. Several Arabic historians and geographers considered this question, mostly...

The economy and the rural world in the late Empire

Javier Martínez Jiménez

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Javier Martínez Jiménez is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Faculty of Classics and a By-Fellow at Churchill College, University of Cambridge. He did his thesis (Oxford, 2013) with Bryan Ward-Perkins on the continuity of aqueducts in late antique Iberia, and has directed the survey of the aqueduct of Reccopolis and co-directed the Oxford excavations at Casa Herrera (Mérida). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Isaac Sastre de Diego

Isaac Sastre de Diego is an independent scholar. He has been a researcher in the Spanish National Research Council, where he continued his doctoral research with Luis Caballero (Madrid, 2009) on early medieval liturgy and Christian architecture, directly involved in the direction of excavations at Casa Herrera (Mérida) and surveys on the pre-Romanesque monuments of Asturias. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Carlos Tejerizo García

Carlos Tejerizo García is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Institute of Heritage Sciences of the Spanish National Research Council. His doctoral research (Vitoria, 2016) was focused on the archaeology of rural communities in the Duero basin, where he has done part of his fieldwork, under the supervision of Juan Antonio Quirós and Alfonso Vigil-Escalera Guirado. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Iberian Peninsula between 300 and 850 : An Archaeological Perspective

Amsterdam University Press, 2018

Book chapter

...The late Roman administrative system, the civitas, was based on the centrality of the city (urbs), around which a rural hinterland, the territorium was articulated. This territory could be quite broad, and included a number of minor...