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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2003) 33 (1): 23–45.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Andrew S. Jacobs © by Duke University Press 2003 The Remains of the Jew: Imperial Christian Identity in the Late Ancient Holy Land Andrew S. Jacobs...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2012) 42 (2): 461–486.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Sarah Hogan Edmund Spenser’s A View of the Present State of Ireland is one of the most notorious works in the imperial archive, yet its fantasy of annihilating reform, or what might now be called “creative destruction,” schemes a highly specific kind of colonial project driven by novel kinds of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2009) 39 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Marina Brownlee “Intricate Alliances” is a phrase that calls attention to the inevitability of contrastive referencing by which the two imperial powers of early modern Europe–Spain and England–have all too often been regarded. This special issue explores in a more nuanced manner, and from a variety...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2008) 38 (3): 523–557.
Published: 01 September 2008
... mercantile imperialism that marked the discovery of the natural beauties of the New World. Yet, within the historical moment in which it played, the halcyon cure that this aging conquistador desired serves as a miniature parable that can reconfigure what is by all means a trivial colonialist narrative into...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2014) 44 (3): 617–643.
Published: 01 September 2014
... stronghold of Acre, objects such as the gates of Janus in imperial Rome, the Tower of Babel, and the fortified city of Troy serve as potent emblems of turning points in the historical past and as potential springboards toward an imagined future. These monumental points of reference form a lattice of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2017) 47 (1): 167–192.
Published: 01 January 2017
... imperial expansion and Chinese overseas settlement. Applying the practices of microhistory to world history, the article uses a microscopic lens and focuses it on a microcosm, a locale (like early modern Manila) where people from different parts of the world came together, interacted, clashed, and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2009) 39 (1): 43–64.
Published: 01 January 2009
...? Spenser's thinking on this issue is conditioned by his participation in a way of figuring empire through the palus , or the wooden stake that marks the boundary of civil society in a colonial setting, often under English rule. The alternative way of figuring imperial power on the landscape during this...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2010) 40 (2): 299–323.
Published: 01 May 2010
... have been at once authoritative and recognizably inaccurate. This fresh account of scientific change, which emerges from the early modern record of institutional and imperial conflict, unsettles the contemporary scholarly use of cartographic history as an explanatory mechanism for reading Renaissance...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2019) 49 (2): 377–401.
Published: 01 May 2019
... claims— a far cry from modern audiences’ tendency to forsake the creative scholar in favor of the seductive bullshitter. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 John Dee Brytanici Imperii Limites English historiography historical credibility politics of imperial expansion ...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2002) 32 (2): 425–426.
Published: 01 May 2002
... medieval period features many examples of empire-building and is noticeably marked by both imperial acts and (post-) colonial fantasies. Yet these subjects barely register in contemporary analyses of national, colonial, or postcolonial formations. The aim of this special issue of JMEMS is not simply to...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2004) 34 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Anthony Pagden in The Idea of Europe and, within that trajectory of east to west, there is plenty of evidence for empires and for empire-building in the early medieval world.1 Within Europa, the imperial coronation of Charlemagne on Christmas Day in 800 is a well- known reference point for thinking...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2007) 37 (3): 645–646.
Published: 01 September 2007
... httpmedren.aas.duke.edu/jmems Invidious Comparisons: Spain and England Volume 39 / Number 1 / Winter 2009 Edited by Marina Brownlee “Invidious Comparisons” is a phrase that calls attention to the inevitability of contrastive referencing by which the two imperial powers of early mod- ern Europe — Spain and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2007) 37 (2): 445–446.
Published: 01 May 2007
... Invidious Comparisons: Spain and England Volume 39 / Number 1 / Winter 2009 Edited by Marina Brownlee “Invidious Comparisons” is a phrase that calls attention to the inevitability of contrastive referencing by which the two imperial powers of early mod- ern Europe — Spain and England — have all too...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2002) 32 (1): 41–58.
Published: 01 January 2002
... scholarship, I will remark on them briefly but only as they touch upon the Chronicle. In short, we can consider English identity functioning as both external and internal signifiers within thirteenth- and fourteenth-century England. The external signifier depended on imperial propaganda. For example, the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2011) 41 (1): 173–223.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., disadvantageously, into territorial structures that Europeans imposed. At two ends of this imperial/ colonial spectrum, embedded in different traditions and genealogies of thought, most likely not knowing each other, De Bry and Guaman Poma in their work illuminate respectively the imperial and decolonial...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2006) 36 (2): 379–395.
Published: 01 May 2006
... epic on the Spanish con- quista, obliquely comments on the Peninsular stakes of imperial ideology. Moreover, as the poem is received and reworked in colonial Old World con- texts, its ideological complexities multiply. Thus a text that has been consid- ered primarily for its depiction of New World...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2005) 35 (3): 489–508.
Published: 01 September 2005
... of searing and spectacular pain. Literary history takes shape here as the witness to recurrent subjections to an imperial, triumphal power. In order to generate this account, Petrarch must fi rst, so I argue, reshape his Ovidian inheritance. This redirection of Ovid is most urgently a...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2006) 36 (3): 517–537.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., Renaissance humanism and neoclassicism, and Christian apocalypti- cism. Its development was nourished by the conquest of Granada in 1492 and catalyzed by Charles V’s assumption of the imperial dignity. Spain, it seemed to some, had been chosen by Providence to rebuild the grandeur of Rome, but infused...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2000) 30 (3): 519–545.
Published: 01 September 2000
... Dellheim’s call for “comparative studies of the uses and abuses of medieval- ism in different times and places.”7 Current analyses of medievalism and imperialism, still largely Anglo- and Eurocentric in their orientation, will profit from being extended to include analyses...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2012) 42 (3): 749–751.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Hallett, Nicky “So short a space of time”: Early Modern Convent Chronology and Carmelite Spirituality  539 – 566 Herdt, Jennifer A. Virtue, Identity, and Agency  1 – 12 Hogan, Sarah Utopia, Ireland, and the Tudor Shock Doctrine: Spenser’s Vision of Capitalist Imperialism  461 – 486...