Middle Ages: politics and institutions

Course Code :1040FLWGES
Study domain:History
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:45
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Jeroen Puttevils
Yannick De Meulder

3. Course contents *

This course offers an in-depth exploration of the Political History of the Middle Ages. It does so through two components: 1) an overview of the political history of the Middle Ages based on capita selecta and particular discussions 2) a specialized theme: Emotions in the political history of the Middle Ages in 2017-2018.  

Through the readings and debates over the scholarly literature and the analysis of original and primary materials, students will be introduced to the fascinating history of power and administration in all its depth and intricacies.