Self-representation of medieval religious communities : the British Isles in context / edited by Anne Müller and Karen Stöber.

Series
Published
  • Berlin Piscataway, NJ : LIT ; Distributed in North America by Transaction Publishers, Rutgers University [2009]
Physical description
xi, 412 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBN
  • 9783825817589
  • 382581758X
Notes
  • Papers from a bi-national interdisciplinary workshop held in April 2008 in Aberystwyth, Wales, organised by "Research Centre for the Comparative History of Medieval Religious Orders" (FOVOG), Catholic University of Eichstätt; the research project "Institutional Structures of Religious Orders in the Middle Ages," in Dresden; and Aberystwyth University.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Construction and deconstruction of religious symbols in the Middle Ages / Gert Melville -- Reality and symbolic meaning among the early Franciscans / Jens Röhrkasten -- Welcoming high guests to the paradise of the monks : social interactions and symbolic moments of monastic self-representation according to Lanfranc's constitutions / Jörg Sonntag -- Representing eternity : circular movement in the cloister, round dancing, winding-staircases and dancing angels / Annette Kehnel, Mirjam Mencej -- Mitres and arms : aspects of the self-representation of the monastic superior in late medieval England / Martin Heale -- The symbolic significance of hospitality / Julie Kerr -- Programme, pragmatism and symbolism in mendicant architecture / Margit Mersch -- Presenting identity in the cloister : remarks on Benedictine and mendicant concepts of space / Anne Müller -- Building (on) the church : craftsmanship and practical skills in the life of English abbots / Peter Dänhardt -- Cistercian identities on the northern peripheries of medieval Europe from the twelfth to the late fourteenth century / Emilia Jamroziak -- Self-representation in times of crisis : the case of the early Humiliati / Frances Andrews -- Identity and remembrance : interaction between Augustinian houses and their benefactors in an English context / Andrew Abram -- The self-image of the scholar monk in late medieval England / James G. Clark -- Texts and images of Carthusian foundation / Julian Luxford -- The power of time : looking at the past in medieval monasteries / Antonio Sennis -- Constructing a corporate identity : the Historia fundationis of the Cistercian abbeys of Byland and Jervaulx / Janet Burton -- The Franciscans in the custody of York : evidence drawn from chronicles and annals / Michael Robson -- Self-representation of medieval religious communities in their writing of history / Karen Stöber -- Conclusion / Martial Staub.
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Genre
  • Aufsatzsammlung.
  • Bibliography
  • Conference papers and proceedings.
  • Conference publication
  • History.
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

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