The Historiography of Medieval Italy

History 280B.001

Fall 2005
Instructor: 
Miller
Location: 
3104 Dwinelle
Day & Time: 
M 2-5
CCN: 
39484
Units: 
Units

This seminar will give an overview of the key themes and debates in the history of Italy from 300 to 1400. Topics include the end of antiquity in Italy, the impact of the Lombards and the ethnic composition of early medieval Italy, the phenomenon of incastellamento, the origins of the communes, the rise of the Popolo, and the Norman & Angevin kingdoms in the south. Readings will be in English, Italian, and French.

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