Revisiting al-Andalus

Perspectives on the Material Culture of Islamic Iberia and Beyond

Edited by Glaire D. Anderson and Mariam Rosser-Owen

Status: 
€104,00
$138.00
ISBN13: 
9789004162273
E-ISBN: 
9789047422068
Publication Year: 
2007
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xxxvi, 304 pp 24 pp
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Language: 
ISSN: 
1569-1934
Volume: 
34

Alberto Ferreiro, Seattle Pacific University

This bibliography is a supplement to the four volumes previously published by Brill. This one covers material from 2010 to 2012. The chronology covers from the fourth to the eighth century. All of the Iberian Church Fathers are represented as in the previous ones. The book contains author and...
Series: 
Volume: 
55
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004275683
Expected: 
July 2014

François Soyer, University of Southampton and University of Adelaide

This book charts the history of the most vitriolic and successful anti-Semitic polemic printed in the early modern Hispanic world, offering the first analysis, edition and translation of the text: the Centinela contra judíos of the Franciscan Francisco de Torrejoncillo.
Series: 
Volume: 
54
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004250475
Publication date: 
March 2014

Edited by Harald E. Braun, University of Liverpool and Lisa Vollendorf, San José State University

Theorising the Ibero-American Atlantic offers fresh and challenging perspectives on the Atlantic turn in Hispanic and Latin American studies. Contributors, while mindful of its limits, explore and establish the viability and value of the Ibero-American Atlantic as a framework of enquiry.
Series: 
Volume: 
53
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004216105
Publication date: 
October 2013

Luis Salas Almela, University of Córdoba

Treason, double agents, danger, and doubts combined to thwart an international conspiracy led by the Duke of Medina Sidonia aimed at stirring the region of Andalusia to rise up against the king of Spain, Philip IV.
Series: 
Volume: 
52
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004255265
Publication date: 
October 2013

Dalia-Ruth Halperin

In Illuminating in Micrography, Dalia-Ruth Halperin analyzes the Catalan Micrography Maḥzor, a fourteenth-century Barcelonan manuscript, in depth revealing the close association between the micrography full-page panel images and the texts used to create them, which reflect a Jewish...
Series: 
Volume: 
51
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004244436
Publication date: 
June 2013

Katja Vehlow, University of South Carolina

Dorot ‘Olam (Generations of the Ages), written by Abraham ibn Daud of Toledo (c. 1110-1180) is one of the most influential historical works of medieval Hebrew literature. This edition shows how the work asserts the superiority of rabbinic Judaism and the central role of Iberia for the...
Series: 
Volume: 
50
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004227903
Publication date: 
June 2013

Stacey Schlau, West Chester University of Pennsylvania

In Gendered Crime and Punishment, Stacey Schlau examines the trial records of several women accused before the Hispanic Inquisitions, in order to shed light not only on their words and actions, but also on the ideological underpinnings and mechanisms of the societies in which they lived.
Series: 
Volume: 
49
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004235878
Publication date: 
November 2012

Yonsoo Kim

Teresa de Cartagena's distinctive writing locates her place in a line of European women intellectuals, presenting an indispensible dialogue among her peers of the early modern age. Tracing her predecessors’ achievements, we can appreciate the multifaceted characteristics of Teresa's...
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Volume: 
48
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004212510
Publication date: 
September 2012

François Soyer

Using new inquisitorial sources, this study examines the complexities revolving around transgenderism and the construction of gender identity in the early modern Iberian World and the self-perception of individuals whose behaviour, whether consciously or unconsciously, flouted social and sexual...
Series: 
Volume: 
47
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004225299
Publication date: 
August 2012

Edited by Amy Aronson-Friedman and Gregory B. Kaplan

This collection of essays reveals the diversity of the impact on late medieval and Golden Age Spanish literature of the socio-religious dichotomy that came to exist between conversos (New Christians), who were perceived as inferior because of their Jewish descent, and Old Christians, who asserted...
Series: 
Volume: 
46
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004214408
Publication date: 
February 2012

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