HIST 7210X The Civilization of Medieval Europe
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as HIST 721.
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30 hours plus conference; 3 credits
Society, culture, and the economy of western Europe from late antiquity to the early fourteenth century. Classical, Jewish, Christian, and Islamic interactions. Political ideas and institutions. The Germanic kingdoms. Varieties of lordship and community. Papal monarchy. The Crusades. Revival of urban culture. Medieval intellectual life, art, and architecture.