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The Resource Humour, history and politics in late antiquity and the early Middle Ages, edited by Guy Halsall, (electronic resource)

Humour, history and politics in late antiquity and the early Middle Ages, edited by Guy Halsall, (electronic resource)

Label
Humour, history and politics in late antiquity and the early Middle Ages
Title
Humour, history and politics in late antiquity and the early Middle Ages
Statement of responsibility
edited by Guy Halsall
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Halsall, Guy
  • ebrary, Inc
  • International Medieval Congress
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  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Classical wit and humor
  • Laughter in literature
  • Europe
  • Europe
Label
Humour, history and politics in late antiquity and the early Middle Ages, edited by Guy Halsall, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Most of the papers were first presented in a series of sessions at the fifth International Medieval Congress at the University of Leeds, 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Funny foreigners, laughing with the barbarians in Late Antiquity
  • Guy Halsall
  • Liutprand of Cremona's sense of humour
  • Ross Balzaretti
  • "He never even allowed his white teeth to be bared in laughter" : the politics of humour in the Carolingian Renaissance
  • Matthew Innes
  • Alcuin's Disputatio Pippini and the early Medieval riddle tradition
  • Martha Bayless
  • Laughter after Babel's fall : misunderstandling and miscommunication in the ninth-century West
  • Paul Kershaw
  • "Don't worry, I've got the key"
  • Guy Halsall
  • Laughter and humour in the early Medieval Latin West
  • Danuta Shanzer
  • Humour and the everyday in Byzantium
  • John Haldon
  • The lexicon of abuse, drunkenness and political illegitimacy in the late Roman world
  • Mark Humphries
Control code
ebr10021340
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 208 p.
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Humour, history and politics in late antiquity and the early Middle Ages, edited by Guy Halsall, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Most of the papers were first presented in a series of sessions at the fifth International Medieval Congress at the University of Leeds, 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Funny foreigners, laughing with the barbarians in Late Antiquity
  • Guy Halsall
  • Liutprand of Cremona's sense of humour
  • Ross Balzaretti
  • "He never even allowed his white teeth to be bared in laughter" : the politics of humour in the Carolingian Renaissance
  • Matthew Innes
  • Alcuin's Disputatio Pippini and the early Medieval riddle tradition
  • Martha Bayless
  • Laughter after Babel's fall : misunderstandling and miscommunication in the ninth-century West
  • Paul Kershaw
  • "Don't worry, I've got the key"
  • Guy Halsall
  • Laughter and humour in the early Medieval Latin West
  • Danuta Shanzer
  • Humour and the everyday in Byzantium
  • John Haldon
  • The lexicon of abuse, drunkenness and political illegitimacy in the late Roman world
  • Mark Humphries
Control code
ebr10021340
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 208 p.
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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