Scottish Abbeys and Social Life

Scottish Abbeys and Social Life

by G. G. Coulton

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781108010627
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 08/26/2010
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Medieval History Series
Pages: 322
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Celtic monachism; 2. The monastic rules; 3. Monastic revenues; 4. How endowments came (1); 5. How endowments came (2); 6. Monks and parishes (1); 7. Monks and parishes (2); 8. Charity (1); 9. Charity (2); 10. Monk and peasant (1); 11. Monk and peasant (2); 12. Monastic housekeeping; 13. Church and scriptorium; 14. The monastic chronicler; 15. Schools; 16. Art and learning; 17. Professions and business; 18. Visitation (1); 19. Visitation (2); 20. A voice from the cloister; 21. Conclusion; Appendices; List of authorities; Index.

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