The Expansion of Medieval Europe

HISTORY254

The Expansion of Medieval Europe. Lecture course follows the transformation of medieval politics, society and culture from the First Crusade to the Reformation. The evolution of secular monarchies and the flourishing of vernacular literature and devotion. The growth of commerce and an urban middle class. New forms of feminine religiosity and fascination with Christ's humanity. Intensified alienation and persecution of marginal groups such as the Jews. Field trip to the local museum. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers

MEDREN254

Curriculum Codes: 

CCI, CZ

Theme (Concentration)

Law and Governance, War, Military and Society

Region

Europe and Russia