• 1995
  • A companion volume by the same authors, Medieval England: Towns, Commerce and Crafts, 1086-1348 appeared in 1995. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among his published books are Women, Work and Life Cycle in a Medieval Economy (1992), Women in England c. 1275-1525: Documentary Sources (1995) and Medieval England: A Social History 1250-1550 (2004). (wikipedia.org)
  • Appointed Professor of Vascular Medicine at Ninewells Hospital, Dundee (1995), she is currently Head of the Institute of Cardiovascular Research and the NHS Tayside/University of Dundee R&D Director. (mtcserver6.com)
  • 1500
  • Miller was co-editor of the second edition of volume 2 (1987) of the Cambridge Economic History of Europe, and editor of the third volume (1991) of the Agrarian History of England and Wales, covering the period from 1348 to 1500. (wikipedia.org)
  • scholar
  • Edward Frederick James (born 14 May 1947) is a British scholar of medieval history and science fiction. (wikipedia.org)
  • A scholar of Judaic history, he was also an activist in the Revisionist Zionism movement, who lobbied in the United States to support the creation of the Jewish state. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the same time, he pursued his PhD at Dropsie College of Hebrew and Cognate Learning in Philadelphia (now the Center for Advanced Judaic Studies at the University of Pennsylvania), writing his dissertation on Isaac Abrabanel (1437-1508), a Jewish scholar and statesman who opposed the banishment of Jews from Spain. (wikipedia.org)
  • module
  • This is a seminar-driven, student-led module, which encourages students to think about the way in which history is written. (dur.ac.uk)
  • In History, you may choose a triple-module Special Subject, taught entirely through seminars, which involves close study of primary sources. (dur.ac.uk)
  • In this way, the module will help students develop skills in source analysis and research that will provide a foundation for future historical work: particularly HIH2001 Doing History and the History dissertation. (exeter.ac.uk)
  • 1978
  • With John Hatcher, he wrote Medieval England: Rural Society and Economic Change, 1086-1348 (1978), which soon became a standard work for students. (wikipedia.org)
  • Economic and Social History
  • As well as various editorships and memberships of international committees, I acted as the head of the section Economic and Social History between 2011 and 2014. (uu.nl)
  • Modern Ph.D.s in economic and social history tend to offer an in-depth study of a single community, but Brown tackles a large geographical area over an unusually long timeframe. (eh.net)
  • Roman
  • In Ancient History, all students take two interdisciplinary modules that serve to give everyone a grounding in the central periods of Greek and Roman culture. (dur.ac.uk)
  • historian
  • The only substantial Islamic account of the battle is that found in the seventeenth-century historian al-Maqqari, based primarily on the medieval Spanish tradition. (wikipedia.org)
  • The priorities of medieval chroniclers and historians were not those of the modern historian, nor was the way that they gathered, arranged and presented evidence. (iberlibro.com)
  • postdoctoral
  • Alex Brown is an Addison Wheeler postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Durham, and this publication is based on his Ph.D. thesis. (eh.net)
  • England
  • A student completing this course should understand what it meant to be an unfree person (a serf) in medieval England between 1300 and 1450 and the variety of types of evidence used by historians to study serfdom and the challenges of interpreting these documents. (exeter.ac.uk)
  • academic
  • Bringing together the best researchers of the departments of history, sociology, economics, law and public administration, and together with my colleagues we have developed this research area into a thriving, interdisciplinary research community, which aims to combine academic quality with societal relevance. (uu.nl)
  • tend
  • Second-year History modules tend to focus more on particular periods and events, and there are fewer survey courses. (dur.ac.uk)
  • early
  • Nevertheless, throughout modern history there has always been a constant presence of Muslims in Spain, many of which were former slaves (known as 'moros cortados') freed in the early 18th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Barbara Yorke reveals intriguing details about the talents that made King Alfred - the Anglo-Saxon ruler who famously beat back the Vikings - a unique early medieval monarch. (historyextra.com)
  • editor
  • His field of expertise was the history of the Jews in Spain, and he served as an editor of the Hebrew Encyclopedia. (wikipedia.org)
  • He is also General Editor of the Blackwell History of the World series. (wiley.com)
  • sources
  • Sources and Source Criticism: interpretation and criticism of mediaeval sources. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • A range of primary sources (including contemporary accounts of the city and its inhabitants, architecture, poetry, music, manuscript illuminations and other artworks, medieval books) provides insights into the topography of the city, the different social orders that made up its population, cultural and artistic expression and everyday life. (exeter.ac.uk)