Parisian Scholars in the Early Fourteenth Century: A Social Portrait

Parisian Scholars in the Early Fourteenth Century: A Social Portrait

by William J. Courtenay
     
 

A detailed study of the University of Paris in the late 1320s, using newly reconstructed documentation.See more details below

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A detailed study of the University of Paris in the late 1320s, using newly reconstructed documentation.

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ISBN-13:
9780521642125
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2004
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought: Fourth Series, #41
Pages:
308
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.83(d)

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Table of Contents

List of maps and figures; Preface; Introduction: Paris in 1329; Part I. The Recovery and Context of a Document: 1. The computus of 1329–1330; 2. Collectae and university finance; 3. Precipitating event: the rape of Symonette; Part II. A window in a Lost World: 4. Academic space: the topography of the university community; 5. Lodging and residential patterns; 6. The sociology of the university community; 7. The geographical origins of the university community; Conclusion; Part III. Biographical Register: Appendices; Select bibliography; Indexes.

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