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Misconceptions about the Middle Ages

Author: Stephen J Harris; Bryon Lee Grigsby
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2008.
Series: Routledge studies in medieval religion and culture, 7.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Brought together by an impressive, international array of contributors this book presents a representative study of some of the many misinterpretations that have evolved concerning the medieval period.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen J Harris; Bryon Lee Grigsby
ISBN: 9780415770538 041577053X 9780203932421 0203932420
OCLC Number: 163593082
Description: viii, 298 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Was the medieval church corrupt? / Frans van Liere --
Papal infallibility / Elaine M. Beretz --
"The age of faith" : everyone in the Middle Ages believed in God / Peter Dendle --
Everyone was an orthodox, educated Roman Catholic / Michael D.C. Drout --
Myth of the virgin nun / Mary Dockray-Miller --
Medieval Popess / Vincent DiMarco --
Medieval monks : funnier than you thought / Liam Ethan Felsen --
Medieval attitudes toward Muslims and Jews / Michael Frassetto --
Crusades : eschatological lemmings, younger sons, papal hegemony, and colonialism / Jessalynn Bird --
Myth of the mounted knight / James G. Patterson --
Myth of the flat earth / Louise M. Bishop --
Medieval sense of self / Ronald J. Ganze --
Middles Ages were a superstitious time / Peter Dendle --
Age before reason / Richard Raiswell --
Rehabilitating medieval medicine / Anne Van Arsdall --
Medieval misconceptions / Bryon Grigsby --
Medieval cuisine : hog's swill or culinary art? / Jean-Franc̦ois Kosta-Théfaine --
What did medieval people eat? / Christopher Roman --
Medieval drama / Carolyn Coulson-Grigsby --
Shakespeare did not write in Old English / Marijane Osborn --
Austere age without laughter / Michael W. George --
King Arthur : the once and future misconception / S. Elizabeth Passmore --
"Peasants revolt"? / Paul Strohm --
Medieval sense of history / Richard H. Godden --
Medieval peasant / Dinah Hazell --
Witches and the myth of the medieval Burning Times / Anita Obermeier --
Medieval child : an unknown phenomenon? / Sophie Oosterwijk --
Were women able to read and write in the Middle Ages? / Helen Conrad-O'Briain --
Teaching Chaucer in Middle English / C. David Benson --
Medieval chastity belt unbuckled / Linda Migl Keyser.
Series Title: Routledge studies in medieval religion and culture, 7.
Responsibility: edited by Stephen J. Harris and Bryon L. Grigsby.
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