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articulation

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

1. In oral communication, control of the voice so as to produce clear and distinct sounds in speech.

2. (semiotics) Structural levels within semiotic...

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Punctuation

Jean-François Genest.

in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 154 words.

Separation between words did not start to become general until the Carolingian period. As for articulations of speech, the ancient

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Pope Leo I (440–61)

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 255 words.

One of two popes called ‘the Great’. Leo’s historical significance rests on his articulation of the Petrine office and

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Introduction

Nancy Mandeville Caciola.

in Afterlives

April 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 8312 words.

This introductory chapter situates death and the afterlife as a springboard for an inquiry into how cultural attitudes shifted, diverged, and overlapped through varying contexts and social...

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The Shift in Historical Genres

in Authoring the Past

April 2012; p ublished online March 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 6975 words.

This chapter, which explores the contrast between the schematic and chronological annals and the genealogical Gesta Comitum Barcinonensium, investigates how Gesta Comitum functions as the...

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“That the Perversity of Heretics Might Be Confounded”

Donald S. Prudlo.

in Certain Sainthood

December 2015; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 14105 words.

This chapter examines how subtle opposition to saints within the church forced clearer articulation of the nature and value of papal canonization, beginning with the glorification of St....

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“By the Authority of Blessed Peter”

Donald S. Prudlo.

in Certain Sainthood

December 2015; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 13862 words.

This chapter traces the deployment of the legal language and liturgical practices surrounding canonization that would later be marshaled for a comprehensive papal infallibility claim. The...

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Urban Aristocracies

Chris Wickham.

in Medieval Rome

November 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500); Political History. 45639 words.

Rome had a large and complex aristocracy. This chapter discusses its membership, self-presentation, and articulation, and how it changed, with an ‘old’ aristocracy replaced by a ‘new’ one...

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Medieval Rome

Chris Wickham.

November 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500); Political History. 536 pages.

This book analyses the history of the city of Rome between 900 and 1150, a period of major changes in the city. It takes the urban economy, the social history of the different strata of...

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Slave Raiding and Slave Trading

Alice Rio.

in Slavery After Rome, 500-1100

April 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500); Social and Cultural History. 13151 words.

This chapter deals with the slave trade, its sources and its destinations, during the early middle ages. After a period of apparently low demand, the slave trade reached a new and sudden...

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Perceptions of the Prehistoric in Anglo-Saxon England

Sarah Semple.

October 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500); Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE). 352 pages.

This book examines how Anglo-Saxon communities perceived and used prehistoric monuments across the period AD 400–1100. Using a range of sources including archaeological, historical, art...

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