Animals and Hunters in the Late Middle Ages

Animals and Hunters in the Late Middle Ages

Author: Hannele Klemettilä

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317551904

Category: History

Page: 292

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This book explores views of the natural world in the late Middle Ages, especially as expressed in Livre de chasse (Book of the Hunt), the most influential hunting book of the era. It shows that killing and maiming, suffering and the death of animals were not insignificant topics to late medieval men, but constituted a complex set of issues, and could provoke very contradictory thoughts and feelings that varied according social and cultural milieus and particular cases and circumstances.
Animals and Hunters in the Late Middle Ages
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Hannele Klemettilä
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-02 - Publisher: Routledge

This book explores views of the natural world in the late Middle Ages, especially as expressed in Livre de chasse (Book of the Hunt), the most influential hunting book of the era. It shows that killing and maiming, suffering and the death of animals were not insignificant topics to late
Animals and Hunters in the Late Middle Ages
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: Hannele Klemettilä
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-02 - Publisher: Routledge

This book explores views of the natural world in the late Middle Ages, especially as expressed in Livre de chasse (Book of the Hunt), the most influential hunting book of the era. It shows that killing and maiming, suffering and the death of animals were not insignificant topics to late
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Pages: 930
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Older research on the premodern world limited its focus on the Church, the court, and, more recently, on urban space. The present volume invites readers to consider the meaning of rural space, both in light of ecocritical readings and social-historical approaches. While previous scholars examined the figure of the peasant
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Language: en
Pages: 346
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Categories: History
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