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The Cambridge companion to medieval English culture /

"This "companion" is designed to introduce a range of materials deemed to constitute the culture (or, perhaps better, cultures) of medieval England, from approximately the Norman Conquest to roughly the Reformation. The fields presented here may offer a rather unusual fit with standar...

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Corporate Author: Cambridge collections online.
Other Authors: Galloway, Andrew, 1957-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011, ©2011.
Series:Cambridge companions to culture.
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Online Access:Online version
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: medieval English culture and its companions /
  • Andrew Galloway
  • Part One.
  • Theaters of Culture: Political, Legal, Material:
  • 1.
  • From court to nation /
  • Scott Waugh;
  • 2. dtThe legal revolution and the discourse of dispute in the twelfth century /
  • Paul Hyams;
  • 3.
  • Archaeology and post-Conquest England /
  • David Hinton
  • Part Two.
  • Cultural Ideals and Cultural Conflicts:
  • 4.
  • Social ideals and social disruption /
  • Richard Kaeuper;
  • 5. 'Celtic' visions of England /
  • David Dumville;
  • 6. The idea of sanctity and the uncanonized life of Margery Kempe /
  • Rebecca Krug
  • Part Three.
  • Literacies, Languages, and Literatures:
  • 7.
  • Visual texts in post-Conquest England /
  • Laura Kendrick;
  • 8.
  • Literacy, schooling, universities /
  • Ralph Hanna;
  • 9.
  • Anglo-Latin literature in the later Middle Ages /
  • David Carlson;
  • 10.
  • The vernaculars of medieval England, 1170-1350 /
  • Elaine Treharne;
  • 11. English literary voices, 1350-1500 /
  • David Lawton
  • Part Four.
  • Legacies and Re-creations:
  • 12.
  • Literary reformations of the Middle Ages /
  • Helen Cooper;
  • 13.
  • Re-creating the Middle Ages /
  • Clare Simmons.