By Carol Lansing,Edward D. English
- Examines altering techniques to the learn of medieval Europe, its periodization, and principal themes
- Includes assurance of significant questions corresponding to id and the self, sexuality and gender, emotionality and ethnicity, in addition to extra conventional subject matters corresponding to monetary and demographic enlargement; kingship; and the increase of the West
- Explores Europe’s realizing of the broader global to put the examine of the medieval society in a world context
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A Companion to the Medieval World (Blackwell Companions to European History) by Carol Lansing,Edward D. English