• establishes
  • In what T. S. Eliot called a "magnificent" book, Ernst Robert Curtius establishes medieval Latin literature as the vital transition between the literature of antiquity and the vernacular literatures of later centuries. (jhu.edu)
  • Roman
  • Moreover, Hoffman notes that the three ecological zones of Europe - the Atlantic or maritime zone, the continental zone and the Mediterranean - did not experience the same ecological change during the Roman period or the early medieval period that followed. (wordpress.com)
  • This course discusses aspects of European history between the late Roman era and the eighteenth century. (umich.edu)
  • Picking up where we left off at the end of Part 2 of this study on the history of the classical nation and its fate after the fall of the Roman Empire, the barbarian invasions and the formation of the medieval states, it would not be a bad idea to enumerate those aspects of feudalism that militated against the historical reemergence of the nation. (libcom.org)
  • period
  • According to the historian Sen, Someshvara I's rule was a "brilliant period" in the history of the Western Chalukyas that would reach its zenith under Vikramaditya VI. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hoffmann opens the historical discussion with a valuable chapter demolishing all ideas of an European wilderness at the dawn of the medieval period. (wordpress.com)
  • From here he moves into my period of greatest interest, the early medieval or late antique period. (wordpress.com)
  • important
  • The Biblical aphorisms devoted to the advantages of diligence and determination in work were very important to medieval society. (questia.com)
  • With only 300 pages to cover everything from the origin of the universe to the present, one would think there are more important things to cover in a textbook than discredited screwey ideas. (blogspot.com)
  • times
  • Chander Pal Singh finds Jain's Parallel Pathways to be "path-breaking work" that questions the standard narrative of "amicable relations" between Hindus and Muslims during the medieval times broken only by the divide-and-rule policies of the British colonial government. (wikipedia.org)
  • During medieval times, charity was a duty and incumbent upon everybody of means. (questia.com)
  • In the introduction to Medieval and Early Modern Times , the writers set forth an additional goal: to provide a systematic account of the human experience, giving attention not only to political events and institutions but also to the social, cultural and intellectual dimensions of life. (textbookleague.org)
  • lessons
  • I just had a look at the month-long free trial and this looks like a great resource for lessons or student research on history and geography. (diigo.com)
  • work
  • As a biologist, the hybrid culture-nature model feels very instinctive and reminds me of Edmund Russell's evolutionary history work. (wordpress.com)
  • views
  • Here is the second case where incorrect and thoroughly discredited views are legitimized by this textbook. (blogspot.com)
  • documents
  • This is especially true of anthropogenic remodeling of the landscape that affects species contemporaries were either completely unconscious of or at least are absent from medieval documents. (wordpress.com)
  • factor
  • As a biologist, it is almost unimaginable to me for the natural world not to be a factor in history - not in a deterministic way - but as an integral component. (wordpress.com)
  • study
  • To study history as if nature mattered requires coming to an understanding of how culture and nature interact and the types of evidence available. (wordpress.com)
  • fall
  • We treat the fall of the Byzantine and Medieval Slavic states to the Turks and the position of the Orthodox under the Turks. (umich.edu)
  • natural
  • Medieval Christianity taught about the natural equality of man as opposed to older doctrines, which held that men are all different by nature. (questia.com)