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Pragmatic literacy, East and West, 1200-1300

Pragmatic literacy, East and West, 1200-1300

Author: Richard Britnell
Publisher: Woodbridge : Boydell Press, 1997
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

Studies of the uses of literacy for the exercise of political and economic power, in Latin Christendom and the wider world.


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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Britnell
ISBN: 0851156959 9780851156958
OCLC Number: 469778208
Description: viii, 264 s. ; 24 cm
Contents: `Sources in Local Town Archives for the Legal, Social and Economic History of Catalonia, c.1220-1330'. - `French Manuscript Sources, 1250-1330'. - `The Pattern of Non-Literary Manuscript Production and Survival in Scotland, 1250-1330'. - Pragmatic literacy in Latin Christendom - Richard H BritnellThe development of pragmatic literacy in the Lombard city communes - T BehrmannSources on local town archives for the legal, social and economic history of Catalonia, c.1220-1330 - Manuel RiuFrench manuscript sources, 1250-1330 - Oliver Guyot JeanninNon-literary sources in the B series of the archives of the department of Lille for the period 1250-1330 - G. SiveryCivic record keeping in Cologne 1250-1330 - M. GrotenThe records of Lubeck and Hamburg, c.1250-1330 - Michael NorthEnglish government records, 1250-1330 - English estate records, 1250-1330 - Paul D A HarveyEnglish town records, 1250-1330 - G MartinThe pattern of non-literary manuscript production and survival in Scotland, 1250-1330 - G W S BarrowUniversis Christi Fidelibus: the Church and its records - Robert N SwansonPragmatic literacy beyond Latin Christendom - Richard H BritnellByzantine archives of the Palaiologan period, 1258-1453 - Nicholas OikonomidesRecords of the Turkish Anatolian States, c.1250-1330 - E.A. ZachariadouRecords of the Sultanate of Delhi, 1206-1330 - I.H. SiddiquiRecords and record-keeping in Yuan China - Richard H BritnellNative identity under alien rule: local gazetteers of the Yuan dynasty - Tim BrookThe formalisation of testimonials of valour in medieval Japan - Yoshiyasu Kawane
Responsibility: ed. by Richard Britnell


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