Images of the Medieval Peasant
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Description: Medieval peasants tended to be regarded by their contemporaries as dirty, foolish and dishonest. However, they could also be regarded as virtuous for their hard work, and because they were Christians. This book examines these conflict images.
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Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Publication date: 1/1/1999
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.25" tall
|List of Illustrations|
|A Note on Translations|
|Introduction: Marginality and Centrality of Peasants|
|Peasant Labor and the Limits of Mutuality|
|The Breakdown of Mutuality: Laments over the Mistreatment of Peasants|
|Equality and Freedom at Creation|
|The Curse of Noah|
|National Myths and the Origins of Serfdom|
|Representations of Contempt and Subjugation|
|Peasant Bodies, Male and Female|
|Peasant Warriors and Peasant Liberties|
|Pious and Exemplary Peasants|
|The Problem of Servitude: Arbitrary Mistreatment, Symbolic Degradation|
|Peasant Rebellions of the Late Middle Ages|
|Conclusion: Harmony and Dissonance|