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Sutzura e viltat carnal: The Place of Sin and Lust in the Treatises of the Franciscan Francesc Eiximenis (c.1400)

The Friars and their Influence in Medieval Spain

Amsterdam University Press, 2018

Book chapter

...This study offers a portrait of a moralist at the end of the fourteenth century, namely Francesc Eiximenis, a Franciscan author of diverse treaties dedicated to teaching the truths of the Christian faith. The chapter describes his life...

Deafness and Inability to Speak – Los Sordomudos

Connie L. Scarborough

Connie L. Scarborough is Professor in the Department of Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures at Texas Tech University and Co-Director of the Program in Medieval and Renaissance Studies. Her most recent book, Inscribing the Environment, applies theories of ecocriticism to Medieval Spanish Text. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Viewing Disability in Medieval Spanish Texts : Disgraced or Graced

Amsterdam University Press, 2018

Book chapter

...Deaf vs. deaf Deafness is a unique topic with respect to the other conditions herein labelled as disabilities. While being deaf is usually defined as a loss of hearing, contemporary scholars have challenged the idea that deafness...

Female Agency in Nasrid Islamic Granada in the Fifteenth Century

Ana Echevarría

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Ana Echevarría is Associate Professor at the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, Spain. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Roser Salicrúi Lluch

Roser Salicrúi Lluch is Senior Researcher (Investigadora Científica) at the Institució Milài Fontanals (IMF) of the Spanish National Research Council (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, CSIC) in Barcelona, Spain. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dr Elena Woodacre

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of the Global Middle Ages

Bloomsbury Publishing, 2019

Encyclopedia entry

...Topic/event Description From the thirteenth to the fifteenth centuries, Nasrid Granada (1232–1492) was the last stronghold of Islamic power in the Iberian Peninsula, after five centuries of political domination. Unlike other geographic...

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

Book chapter

...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...

Land and Tenure in Early Colonial Peru: Individualizing the Sapci, “That Which is Common to All”

Susan Elizabeth Ramírez

Susan Elizabeth Ramírez holds the Neville G. Penrose Endowed Chair in History and Latin American Studies at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas. Besides dozens of articles and chapters published in the United States, Spain, Peru, England, Italy, Japan, and Australia, she has written several books. Among the most important are Provincial Patriarchs: Land Tenure and the Economy of Power in Colonial Peru (1986 and 1991); The World Upside Down: Cross Cultural Contact and Conflict in Sixteenth-Century Peru (1996 and 2002); To Feed and Be Fed: The Cosmological Bases of Authority and Identity in the Andes (2005); and Al servicio de Dios y de Su Majestad: Los orígnes de las escuelas públicas para niños indígenas en el norte del Perú en el siglo XVIII (2014). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Legal Encounters on the Medieval Globe

Arc Humanities Press, 2017

Book chapter

...This article compares and contrasts pre-Columbian indigenous customary law regarding land possession and use with the legal norms and concepts gradually imposed and implemented by the Spanish colonial state in the Viceroyalty of Peru...

The Wars of Santiago and Cordoba against Vikings

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

...For the tenth century, there is scanty charter evidence for Viking activity in northern Iberia, but the main sources cluster around Santiago. Focussing on local politics, chroniclers show how the bad behaviour of one of Santiago’s bishops...

Conclusions

Connie L. Scarborough

Connie L. Scarborough is Professor in the Department of Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures at Texas Tech University and Co-Director of the Program in Medieval and Renaissance Studies. Her most recent book, Inscribing the Environment, applies theories of ecocriticism to Medieval Spanish Text. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Viewing Disability in Medieval Spanish Texts : Disgraced or Graced

Amsterdam University Press, 2018

Book chapter

...This study has shown that the traditional models for studies of disability – the social and the medical – are not sufficient in an exploration of disability in Pre-Modern literature. A cultural model that takes into account the historical...

Medieval Crusade Decrees and Ignatius’s Meditation on the Kingdom

The Ages of Faith : Popular Religion in Late Medieval England and Western Europe

I.B.Tauris, 2009

Book chapter

...This chapter was first published in The Heythrop Journal, xxxi (1990), pp. 505–15. The copyright for the original article is hereby acknowledged.In recent years a number of writers have noted the influence of medieval crusades upon...

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

Book chapter

...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,...