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The Resource In light of another's word : European ethnography in the Middle Ages, Shirin A. Khanmohamadi

In light of another's word : European ethnography in the Middle Ages, Shirin A. Khanmohamadi

Label
In light of another's word : European ethnography in the Middle Ages
Title
In light of another's word
Title remainder
European ethnography in the Middle Ages
Statement of responsibility
Shirin A. Khanmohamadi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Challenging the traditional conception of medieval Europe as insular and xenophobic, Shirin A. Khanmohamadi's In Light of Another's Word looks to early ethnographic writers who were surprisingly aware of their own otherness, especially when faced with the far-flung peoples and cultures they meant to describe
Member of
Cataloging source
TR7RH
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Khanmohamadi, Shirin A
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Middle Ages series
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  • Authors, Medieval
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • East and West
  • Ethnology
  • Travel, Medieval
  • Travelers' writings, European
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • East and West
  • Ethnology
  • Travel, Medieval
  • Travelers' writings, European
  • Europe
Label
In light of another's word : European ethnography in the Middle Ages, Shirin A. Khanmohamadi
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Introduction
  • 1. Conquest, Conversion, Crusade, Salvation: The Discourse of Anthropology and Its Uses in the Medieval Period
  • 2. Subjective Beginnings: Autoethnography and the Partial Gazes of Gerald of Wales
  • 3. Writing Ethnography "In the Eyes of the Other": William of Rubruck's Mission to Mongolia
  • 4. Casting a "Sideways Glance" at the Crusades: The Voice of the Other in Joinville's Vie de Saint Louis
  • 5. Dis-Orienting the Self: The Uncanny Travels of John Mandeville
Control code
ocn899045460
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (211 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812208979
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812208979
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jkpj3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)899045460
Label
In light of another's word : European ethnography in the Middle Ages, Shirin A. Khanmohamadi
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Introduction
  • 1. Conquest, Conversion, Crusade, Salvation: The Discourse of Anthropology and Its Uses in the Medieval Period
  • 2. Subjective Beginnings: Autoethnography and the Partial Gazes of Gerald of Wales
  • 3. Writing Ethnography "In the Eyes of the Other": William of Rubruck's Mission to Mongolia
  • 4. Casting a "Sideways Glance" at the Crusades: The Voice of the Other in Joinville's Vie de Saint Louis
  • 5. Dis-Orienting the Self: The Uncanny Travels of John Mandeville
Control code
ocn899045460
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (211 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812208979
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812208979
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jkpj3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)899045460

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