Albertanus of Brescia : the pursuit of happiness in the early thirteenth century /

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Author / Creator:Powell, James M.
Imprint:Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c1992.
Description:xii, 147 p. : facsim. ; 24 cm.
Series:Middle Ages series
Format: Print Book
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. [131]-141) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. The Structure of Violence in Albertanus's Brescia
  • 2. Forma Vitae: The Transformation of the Senecan Tradition
  • 3. Language and Power: The Role of Professionalism in Social Change
  • 4. The Attack on the Vendetta
  • 5. Congregatio Nostra: The Role of the Confraternity in the Formation of the Professional
  • 6. The Causes of Violence
  • 7. Afterlife: The Varied Influences of Albertanus's Writings.