Medieval Practices Of Space

Medieval Practices Of Space

by Barbara A. Hanawalt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816635447

ISBN-13: 9780816635443

Pub. Date: 05/26/2000

Publisher: University of Minnesota Press

Based on a conference held in 1997 by the Centre for Medieval Studies, these ten essays explore the ordering, manipulation, function and meaning of space in the medieval period. These studies focus on different approaches to dividing space by cartographers, artists, architects, writers and historians, and in terms of function and practicalities, by gender and social…  See more details below

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Based on a conference held in 1997 by the Centre for Medieval Studies, these ten essays explore the ordering, manipulation, function and meaning of space in the medieval period. These studies focus on different approaches to dividing space by cartographers, artists, architects, writers and historians, and in terms of function and practicalities, by gender and social status or class. Includes essays on Paris, Marseille, Italian cities, monasticism and the use of space in performance and staging.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816635443
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
Publication date:
05/26/2000
Series:
Medieval Cultures Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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