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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2008) 38 (1): 79–101.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Anthony Cutler Duke University Press 2008 a Significant Gifts: Patterns of Exchange in Late Antique, Byzantine, and Early Islamic Diplomacy...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2010) 40 (2): 223–247.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Paroma Chatterjee This study offers a close reading of the processes involved in crafting a Byzantine holy portrait by focusing on certain episodes in the Life of Nikon and the Life of Irene of Chrysobalanton , hagiographies dated to the eleventh century. The article argues that the anxieties of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2003) 33 (3): 471–492.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Cinderella of Byzantine studies, then heresiology is still the Cinderella of late antique and Byzantine litera- ture.1 Whether writings against heresy can be considered literature at all is of course a wider question; this essay starts from a lower level of inquiry and sets more basic questions. Our...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2007) 37 (3): 469–491.
Published: 01 September 2007
.... For the Byzantines stretched a great chain across the Golden Horn to prevent naval invasion (it was breached by the Turks). I see that chain as a potent symbol of 1453 itself, a date promoted into history’s premier league by Gibbon and developed into a definitive marker by nineteenth-century...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2018) 48 (2): 201–226.
Published: 01 May 2018
... sought legitimation elsewhere and embraced the Byzantine tradition and the authority of the patriarchate in Constantinople. As such, the status of Romanian Orthodoxy has been considered “more a political and juridical order than of a properly religious nature However, the subject of conversion...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2015) 45 (3): 615–634.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Pennsylvania Press, (2008) 2014. ix, 433 pp.; 19 illus. Paper $29.95. 6. Byzantium Bazzaz, Sahar, Yota Batsaki, and Dimiter Angelov, eds. Imperial Geogra- phies in Byzantine and Ottoman Space. Hellenic Studies, vol. 56. Washing- ton, D.C.: Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University, 2013. viii...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2012) 42 (3): 725–744.
Published: 01 September 2012
... and Jews under Early Islam. Divinations: Rereading Late Ancient Religion. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011. ix, 306 pp. $79.95. 8. Byzantium Ćurčić, Slobodan, and Evangelia Hadjitryphonos. Architecture as Icon: Perception and Representation of Architecture in Byzantine...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2010) 40 (2): 401–420.
Published: 01 May 2010
.... Church and Society in Late Byzantium. Studies in Medieval Culture, vol. 49. Kalamazoo, Mich.: Medieval Institute Publica- tions, 2009. xi, 242 pp. Paper $20.00. Bouras, Laskarina, and Maria Parani. Lighting in Early Byzantium. Dumar- ton Oaks Byzantine Collection Publications, vol. 11. Washington...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2005) 35 (2): 429–452.
Published: 01 May 2005
..., John N., ed. Voices of the English Reformation: A Sourcebook. Philadel- phia: University of Pennsylvania Press, xvi, pp.;  maps,  fi gs. paper Lawler, Jennifer. Encyclopedia of the Byzantine Empire. Jeff erson, N.C.: McFarland and Co., ix, pp.;  photos,  fi gs.,  maps,  gene...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2007) 37 (1): 163–195.
Published: 01 January 2007
... the Decameron to a contentious historical world in which commerce and piracy were often two sides of the same coin, in which the Byzantine emperor was the father-in-law of a future Ottoman sultan, and in which the Mamluk ruler of Egypt reimbursed Christian merchants for the fees they expended...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2004) 34 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 January 2004
... to the holy cities of Mecca and Medina, as well as to Jerusalem and Damascus which their forefathers had won from the Byzantines. It is this concept of ideological imperialism, based on authority, lineage, and race, that will be examined here. History books on Islamic Iberia (al-Andalus...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2018) 48 (2): 413–430.
Published: 01 May 2018
... modern English translation.] Psellos, Michael. Michael Psellos on Literature and Art: A Byzantine Per- spective on Aesthetics. Edited by Charles Barber and Stratis Papaioannou. Michael Psellos in Translation. Notre Dame, Ind.: University of Notre Cornett / New...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 643–662.
Published: 01 September 2009
.... $99.00. Constantine VII Porphyrogenitus. De Administrando Imperio. Edited by Gy. Moravcsik. Translated by R. J. H. Jenkins. Revised edition. Corpus Fontium Historiae Byzantinae, vol. 1. Dumbarton Oaks Texts, vol. 1. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks Center for Byzantine Studies, (1966) 2008. xii...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2008) 38 (1): 119–145.
Published: 01 January 2008
... suggestion for a bride show appears to have come from Iurii Trakhaniotov, a Greek who had come to Muscovy in the entourage of Ivan III’s second wife, the Byzantine princess Sofiia Paleologa, and had risen to become Ivan III’s Treasurer (kaznachei) and Keeper of the Seal (pechatnik).39 Trakhaniotov...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2003) 33 (1): 23–45.
Published: 01 January 2003
.... Judas in the story of the True Cross or Gamaliel in the visions of the local priest Lucianus represented to the Byzantine Christian a new object of authority exercised by Christians in the fourth and fifth centuries. Jerusalem, with its shining new martyria and churches erected in the face of the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2008) 38 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 January 2008
... court ritual and the imagined “real substance” of negotiations. Particularly in the interface between the Byzantine Christian and Islamic worlds that is the focus of Cutler’s study, such distinctions did not apply. As Cutler notes, gifts exchanged between Islamic rulers were impor- tant...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2003) 33 (3): 419–435.
Published: 01 September 2003
..., “W omen in Early Byzantine Hagiography: Reversing the Story,” in That Gentle Strength: Historical Perspectives on Women in Christianity , ed. Lynda L. Coon, Katherine J. Haldane, and Elisabeth W. Sommer (Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1990), 46. 21 Ward, Harlots of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2011) 41 (3): 635–657.
Published: 01 September 2011
... traduzione, vol. 25. Firenze: SISMEL: Edizioni del Galluzzo, 2010. vi, 392 pp. Paper eur 51.00. [Latin text with facing-­page Italian translation.] Dalby, Andrew, trans. and ed. Geoponika: Farm Work; A Modern Transla- tion of the Roman and Byzantine Farming Handbook. Totnes, Devon: Pros- pect Books...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2006) 36 (3): 539–560.
Published: 01 September 2006
... chansons de geste and romances of the twelfth century reflect this juxtaposition and transposition of the new and old, foreign and familiar, secular and sacred. The literary descriptions of the Saracens, of the Turks, of Jerusalem, and especially of the Byzantine Empire took shape in the rhetoric...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2008) 38 (3): 589–610.
Published: 01 September 2008
... medieval educators between the twelfth and fifteenth centuries would find at Duke two early printed versions of the educational canon known as the Articella or “little art” of medicine. Based upon a selection of texts by Hip- pocrates, Galen, and two medieval Byzantine authorities, the early Arti...