The Twelfth-Century Renaissance
This volume surveys the wide range of cultural and intellectual changes in western Europe in the period 1050-1250. The Twelfth-Century Renaissance first establishes the broader context for the changes and introduces the debate on the validity of the term "Renaissance" as a label for the period. Summarizing current scholarship, without imposing a particular interpretation of the issues, the book provides an accessible introduction to a vibrant and vital period in Europe’s cultural and intellectual history.
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Debates and contexts
legacies imports memories
Law politics and government
philosophy and theology humanism and individualism
The arts vernacular literature and music
A renaissance for women?
Towards a conclusion
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