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Friendship and community : the monastic experience, 350-1250 / with a new introduction by Brian Patrick McGuire.

Author/Creator:
McGuire, Brian Patrick.
Publication:
Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
lxxi, 571 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Monastic and religious life -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Friendship -- History.
Contents:
The wisdom of the Eastern Fathers
The Western Fathers and the search for community
The monk and the wanderer : varieties of early medieval friendship
The eclipse of monastic friendship, c. 850-c.1120
Reform and renewal : new impulses towards friendship, c. 1050-c. 1120
The age of friendship : networks of friends, c. 1120-c. 1180
Aelred of Rievaulx and the limits of friendship
Continuity and change : the persistence of friendship, c. 1180-c. 1250.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Constance L. Rosenthal Book Fund.
Contributor:
Constance L. Rosenthal Book Fund.
ISBN:
9780801476723 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0801476720 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
610019384
Publisher Number:
99939178583
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