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Justice and the Social Context of Early Middle High German Literature

By Robert G. Sullivan

Routledge – 2001 – 176 pages

Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture

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    978-0-415-93685-9
    August 31st 2001

Description

This book argues that far from preaching traditional, otherworldly ideals, the authors or these religious works were deeply engaged in the social, political, and spiritual issues that characterized the Holy Roman Empire at a time of radical transformation.

Reviews

"A welcome addition to a relatively new, broadly conceived series of medieval "monographs by scholars in the early stages of their careers"." -- Ipeculum April 2003

Author Bio

Robert G. Sullivan teaches at the University of Massachusettes at Amherst.

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