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The Resource Death and dying in the Middle Ages, edited by Edelgard E. DuBruck and Barbara I. Gusick

Death and dying in the Middle Ages, edited by Edelgard E. DuBruck and Barbara I. Gusick

Label
Death and dying in the Middle Ages
Title
Death and dying in the Middle Ages
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edelgard E. DuBruck and Barbara I. Gusick
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Death and Dying in the Middle Ages examines medical facts and communal arrangements, as well as religious and popular beliefs and rituals concerning the end of life in Western societies. It studies literary and artistic imaging and the underlying philosophical and theological convictions that shaped medieval attitudes toward death
  • A collection of eighteen articles by contributors in the Western hemisphere, this new compendium on death and its implications will interest the specialist, the student and teacher of cultural history, religion, folklore, psychology, literature, and art, and also the general public."--Jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1073
LC item number
.D395 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • DuBruck, Edelgard E
  • Gusick, Barbara I
Series statement
Studies in the humanities
Series volume
v. 45
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Social history
  • Death in literature
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Death in art
  • Art, Medieval
  • Death
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Dodenbezorging
  • Dood
  • Middeleeuwen
  • Kunst
  • Religion
  • Sterben
  • Thanatologie
  • Tod
  • Tod
  • Kultur
  • Art, Medieval
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Death in art
  • Death in literature
  • Death
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Social history
Label
Death and dying in the Middle Ages, edited by Edelgard E. DuBruck and Barbara I. Gusick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Altar of the Holy Cross and the Ideal of Adam's Progeny: "ut paradysiace loca possideat regionis"
  • Kornelia Imesch
  • pt. 2.
  • Christian Eschatology and Thanatology.
  • What Happens to Us When We Die? Bernardino of Siena on 'The Four Last Things'
  • Franco Mormando.
  • Aquinas's Dilemma about Knowledge After Death
  • Patrick Quinn.
  • In the Face of Death: Jean Delumeau on Late-Medieval Fears and Hopes
  • Thomas Worcester.
  • Introduction
  • Between Life and Death: the Journey in the Otherworld
  • Peter M. De Wilde.
  • From the Bosom of Abraham to the Beatific Vision: On Some Medieval Images of the Soul's Journey to Heaven
  • Anca Bratu-Minott
  • pt. 3.
  • Miracles, Conversions, and Transmutations 'sub specie aeternitatis'
  • Edelgard E. DuBruck
  • pt. 1.
  • Facts, Testimony, and Ritual.
  • The Doctor and Death in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance
  • Yves Ferroul.
  • The Role of the Beguines in Caring for the Ill, the Dying, and the Dead
  • Christine Guidera.
Control code
39182251
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 515 pages
Isbn
9780820441276
Lccn
98020807
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)39182251
Label
Death and dying in the Middle Ages, edited by Edelgard E. DuBruck and Barbara I. Gusick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Altar of the Holy Cross and the Ideal of Adam's Progeny: "ut paradysiace loca possideat regionis"
  • Kornelia Imesch
  • pt. 2.
  • Christian Eschatology and Thanatology.
  • What Happens to Us When We Die? Bernardino of Siena on 'The Four Last Things'
  • Franco Mormando.
  • Aquinas's Dilemma about Knowledge After Death
  • Patrick Quinn.
  • In the Face of Death: Jean Delumeau on Late-Medieval Fears and Hopes
  • Thomas Worcester.
  • Introduction
  • Between Life and Death: the Journey in the Otherworld
  • Peter M. De Wilde.
  • From the Bosom of Abraham to the Beatific Vision: On Some Medieval Images of the Soul's Journey to Heaven
  • Anca Bratu-Minott
  • pt. 3.
  • Miracles, Conversions, and Transmutations 'sub specie aeternitatis'
  • Edelgard E. DuBruck
  • pt. 1.
  • Facts, Testimony, and Ritual.
  • The Doctor and Death in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance
  • Yves Ferroul.
  • The Role of the Beguines in Caring for the Ill, the Dying, and the Dead
  • Christine Guidera.
Control code
39182251
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 515 pages
Isbn
9780820441276
Lccn
98020807
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)39182251

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