Under the Influence: Questioning the Comparative in Medieval Castile

Under the Influence: Questioning the Comparative in Medieval Castile

by Cynthia Robinson
     
 

A volume of eleven innovative essays on cultural production in medieval Castile, blending original archival work with a rigorous consideration of comparative methodology for the study of religions and languages in contact.See more details below

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A volume of eleven innovative essays on cultural production in medieval Castile, blending original archival work with a rigorous consideration of comparative methodology for the study of religions and languages in contact.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004139992
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
12/03/2004
Series:
Medieval and Early Modern Iberian World Series, #22
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
6.38(w) x 9.54(h) x 1.13(d)

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Table of Contents

List of Contributors
List of Illustrations
Editor’s Introduction

WITHIN
A Fifteenth-Century Salamancan’s Pursuit of Islamic Studies - Leyla Rouhi
Mandate From the Top: The Emperor’s New Clothes. How to Administer a Conquered City in al-Andalus: Mosques, Parish Churches and Parishes - Heather Ecker
The Gothic Anamorphic Gaze: Regarding the Worth of Others - Francisco Prado-Vilar
Muslim Shrouds for Christian Kings? A Reassessment of Andalusi Textiles in Thirteenth-Century Castilian Life and Ritual - María Judith Feliciano
Eschatology or Biography? Alfonso X, Muhammad’s Ladder and a Jewish Go-Between - Ana Echevarría
Friend “of” Foe: The Divided Loyalty of Álvar Fáñez in the Poema de mio Cid - Gregory B. Kaplan
Voices From the Bottom: Undressing for Good Love. “Non Ha Mala Palabra Si Non Es A Mal Tenida:” The Perverted Proverb in the El libro de buen amor - Louise O. Vasvári
“Going Between: The Hadîth Bayâd wa Riyâd and the Contested Identity of the 'Ajouz in 13th-Century Iberia” - Cynthia Robinson
How the Go-Between cut Her Nose: Two Ibero-Medieval Translations of a Kalilah Wa Dimnah Story - Luis M. Girón-Negrón
Garoza’s Gaze: Female Sexual Agency in El libro de buen amor - Gregory S. Hutcheson

WITHOUT
The Mongol in the Text - Benjamin Liu

Index

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