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The Resource East meets West in the Middle Ages and early modern times : transcultural experiences in the premodern world, edited by Albrecht Classen

East meets West in the Middle Ages and early modern times : transcultural experiences in the premodern world, edited by Albrecht Classen

Label
East meets West in the Middle Ages and early modern times : transcultural experiences in the premodern world
Title
East meets West in the Middle Ages and early modern times
Title remainder
transcultural experiences in the premodern world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Albrecht Classen
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909.07
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CB251
LC item number
.E196 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Fundamentals of Medieval and Early Modern Culture
Series volume
14
Label
East meets West in the Middle Ages and early modern times : transcultural experiences in the premodern world, edited by Albrecht Classen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Literary reflections on the foreign in medieval literature
  • Arab writers, geographers, and travelers
  • St. Francis of Assisi's attempt to reach out to The saracens : the first peaceful missionizing in the thirteenth century
  • The christian perspective : pilgrimage to the holy land : a first step into a vast field
  • The diplomat pilgrim bertrandon de la broquière
  • The helpful saracen in margery kempe's book : a mystical woman's perception of the foreign world
  • Locations of contacts between east and west
  • Travel as a medium of cultural contacts
  • Curiosity among muslim travelers?
  • Jewish travelers in the middle ages
  • Introduction
  • A parallel christian travel account and literary narrative : fortunatus
  • Jewish communities in the diaspora
  • Historical contacts between east and west
  • Rabbi petachia of ratisbona
  • Additional jewish perspectives
  • Christian pilgrim narratives in the late middle ages
  • The most astute observer and reporter : felix fabri
  • A brief comparison with giovanni boccaccio : decameron
  • Trouble and conflicts : Christian pilgrims and Muslim population
  • Bernhard von breydenbach's peregrinatio
  • Albrecht Classen
  • Other contacts and contact zones
  • Europeans and the ottoman world
  • Anton von pforr's german adaptation of indian literature : cross-cultural experiences in the late middle ages
  • Origin and framework of this volume
  • Summaries of the contributions and critical reflections
  • Conclusion and outlook
  • Acknowledgments
  • Mirrors for princes in europe and the middle east : a case of historiographical incommensurability
  • Linda T. Darling
  • Reframing the monstrous : visions of desire and a unified christendom in the anglo-saxon wonders of the east
  • Encounters between east and west in the middle ages and early modern age : many untold stories about connections and contacts, understanding and misunderstanding
  • Courtney Catherine Barajas
  • Also an introduction
  • New voices reflecting contacts between latin-europa and the muslim world
  • Xenology and intercultural research
  • Orientalism, postcolonial studies, and the premodern world
  • Economic, political, and cultural connections : ignored but significant features under the radar screen
  • Walther von der vogelweide and the middle east : "Holy Land" and the heathen
  • Christopher R. Clason
  • Wolfram's islam : the beliefs of the muslim pagans in parzival and willehalm
  • Heiko Hartmann
  • Crusading against barbarians : Muslims as Barbarians in crusades era sources
  • Andrew Holt
  • The encounter with the foreign in medieval and early modern german literature : fictionality as a Springboard for non-xenophobic approaches in the middle ages : Herzog Ernst, Wolfram von Eschenbach, Konrad von Würzburg, die Heidin, and Fortunatus
  • Albrecht classen
  • Rumi's Mathnawi and the Roman de la Rose : the space of narrative
  • Patricia E. Black
  • Byzantium between east and west : competing hellenisms in the alexiad of anna komnene and her contemporaries
  • The Moors in thirteenth-century spain : "they are us!"
  • Connie L. Scarborough
  • The reorientation of Roger Bacon : Muslims, Mongols, and the man who knew everything
  • Mark T. Abate
  • The exotic and fabulous east in the travels Of Sir John Mandeville : understated authenticity
  • Jean E. Jost
  • Merveilles du Monde : Marco Millioni, Mirabilia, and the Medieval imagination, or the impact of genre on European Curiositas
  • Scott L. Taylor
  • Embalming and dissecting the corpse between east and west : from Ar-Razi to Henry de Mondeville
  • Romedio Schmitz-Esser
  • Glen M. Cooper
  • West-östliche dialoge in der Mörin Hermanns von Sachsenheim (1453)
  • Stefanie Helmschrott
  • La représentation de l'Orient dans les Essais de Montaigne
  • Denis Bjaï
  • The strange journey of Christian Rosencreutz
  • Thomas Willard
  • Producing Yeni Dünya for an Ottoman readership : the travels of ilyas bin hanna al-mawsuli in Colonial Latin America, 1675-1683
  • Ramön E. Duarte
  • Orientalism in early modern Europe?
  • Allison P. Coudert
  • Franks and indigenous communities in palestine and syria (1099-1187) : a hierarchical model of social interaction in the principalities of outremer
  • A seventeenth-century french merchant in the orient : the portrait of Jean-Baptiste Tavernier in les six voyages
  • Pascale Barthe
  • List of illustrations
  • Contributors
  • Index
  • Alan V. Murray
  • A century of communication and acclimatization : interpreters and intermediaries in the kingdom of Jerusalem
  • K.A. Tuley
  • East meets west and the problem with those pictures
  • Jens T. Wollesen
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 818 pages
Isbn
9783110328783
Lccn
2013023803
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)849822608
Label
East meets West in the Middle Ages and early modern times : transcultural experiences in the premodern world, edited by Albrecht Classen
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Literary reflections on the foreign in medieval literature
  • Arab writers, geographers, and travelers
  • St. Francis of Assisi's attempt to reach out to The saracens : the first peaceful missionizing in the thirteenth century
  • The christian perspective : pilgrimage to the holy land : a first step into a vast field
  • The diplomat pilgrim bertrandon de la broquière
  • The helpful saracen in margery kempe's book : a mystical woman's perception of the foreign world
  • Locations of contacts between east and west
  • Travel as a medium of cultural contacts
  • Curiosity among muslim travelers?
  • Jewish travelers in the middle ages
  • Introduction
  • A parallel christian travel account and literary narrative : fortunatus
  • Jewish communities in the diaspora
  • Historical contacts between east and west
  • Rabbi petachia of ratisbona
  • Additional jewish perspectives
  • Christian pilgrim narratives in the late middle ages
  • The most astute observer and reporter : felix fabri
  • A brief comparison with giovanni boccaccio : decameron
  • Trouble and conflicts : Christian pilgrims and Muslim population
  • Bernhard von breydenbach's peregrinatio
  • Albrecht Classen
  • Other contacts and contact zones
  • Europeans and the ottoman world
  • Anton von pforr's german adaptation of indian literature : cross-cultural experiences in the late middle ages
  • Origin and framework of this volume
  • Summaries of the contributions and critical reflections
  • Conclusion and outlook
  • Acknowledgments
  • Mirrors for princes in europe and the middle east : a case of historiographical incommensurability
  • Linda T. Darling
  • Reframing the monstrous : visions of desire and a unified christendom in the anglo-saxon wonders of the east
  • Encounters between east and west in the middle ages and early modern age : many untold stories about connections and contacts, understanding and misunderstanding
  • Courtney Catherine Barajas
  • Also an introduction
  • New voices reflecting contacts between latin-europa and the muslim world
  • Xenology and intercultural research
  • Orientalism, postcolonial studies, and the premodern world
  • Economic, political, and cultural connections : ignored but significant features under the radar screen
  • Walther von der vogelweide and the middle east : "Holy Land" and the heathen
  • Christopher R. Clason
  • Wolfram's islam : the beliefs of the muslim pagans in parzival and willehalm
  • Heiko Hartmann
  • Crusading against barbarians : Muslims as Barbarians in crusades era sources
  • Andrew Holt
  • The encounter with the foreign in medieval and early modern german literature : fictionality as a Springboard for non-xenophobic approaches in the middle ages : Herzog Ernst, Wolfram von Eschenbach, Konrad von Würzburg, die Heidin, and Fortunatus
  • Albrecht classen
  • Rumi's Mathnawi and the Roman de la Rose : the space of narrative
  • Patricia E. Black
  • Byzantium between east and west : competing hellenisms in the alexiad of anna komnene and her contemporaries
  • The Moors in thirteenth-century spain : "they are us!"
  • Connie L. Scarborough
  • The reorientation of Roger Bacon : Muslims, Mongols, and the man who knew everything
  • Mark T. Abate
  • The exotic and fabulous east in the travels Of Sir John Mandeville : understated authenticity
  • Jean E. Jost
  • Merveilles du Monde : Marco Millioni, Mirabilia, and the Medieval imagination, or the impact of genre on European Curiositas
  • Scott L. Taylor
  • Embalming and dissecting the corpse between east and west : from Ar-Razi to Henry de Mondeville
  • Romedio Schmitz-Esser
  • Glen M. Cooper
  • West-östliche dialoge in der Mörin Hermanns von Sachsenheim (1453)
  • Stefanie Helmschrott
  • La représentation de l'Orient dans les Essais de Montaigne
  • Denis Bjaï
  • The strange journey of Christian Rosencreutz
  • Thomas Willard
  • Producing Yeni Dünya for an Ottoman readership : the travels of ilyas bin hanna al-mawsuli in Colonial Latin America, 1675-1683
  • Ramön E. Duarte
  • Orientalism in early modern Europe?
  • Allison P. Coudert
  • Franks and indigenous communities in palestine and syria (1099-1187) : a hierarchical model of social interaction in the principalities of outremer
  • A seventeenth-century french merchant in the orient : the portrait of Jean-Baptiste Tavernier in les six voyages
  • Pascale Barthe
  • List of illustrations
  • Contributors
  • Index
  • Alan V. Murray
  • A century of communication and acclimatization : interpreters and intermediaries in the kingdom of Jerusalem
  • K.A. Tuley
  • East meets west and the problem with those pictures
  • Jens T. Wollesen
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 818 pages
Isbn
9783110328783
Lccn
2013023803
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)849822608

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