Learning and Persuasion in the German Middle Ages

Learning and Persuasion in the German Middle Ages : The Call to Judgment

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First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 138 x 216mm | 408g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • ROUTLEDGE
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 1138979570
  • 9781138979574

Review quote

"This book is an outstanding study of the influence of Augustinian pedagogical precepts on selected vernacular German religious poetry from the late ninth through the end of the twelfth century.."-"Speculum-A Journal of Medieval Studies, October 2000 "Scholars who work in Old High German and Early Middle High German literature will learn much from reading his monograph."-H-Net Reviewsshow more

Table of contents

Concepts f Learning and Teaching fom Augustine to Hrabanus Maurus * The Lesson of the Muspilli * Christian Education in the Memento: The Call to Judgement in the Late Eleventh Century * Persuasion and Pedagogy in the Works of Frau Ava * The Call of Judgement in Von den Letzten Dingen (Der Linzer Antichrist) * Conclusion * Bibliography * Indexshow more