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Schmidt, Hans-Joachim

Neue Gesetze für ein besseres Leben?

Überlegungen zu Praktiken und Theorien der Gesetzgebung im Mittelalter

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 304 p., cloth
89,00 €

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Das Buch behandelt Praktiken und Berechtigungen von Gesetzgebungen im Mittelalter. Gesetze legten Normen fest,...

Series: Scrinium Friburgense Volume: 58
Editor: Herberichs, Cornelia; Rohde, Martin; Bizzarri, Hugo Oscar; Borsa, Paolo; Dutton, Elisabeth; Uhlig, Marion

Paradigmen und Perspektiven einer Mediävistischen Komparatistik

Freiburger Colloquium 2021

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 272 p., cloth
98,00 €

The publication presents the results of the interdisciplinary Freiburg Colloquium 2021 (Université de Fribourg, Switzerland) "Paradigms and Perspectives of Comparative Medieval...

Series: Scrinium Friburgense Volume: 57

Writing as Re-enchantment: The Arabic and Turkish Novel’s Neo-Sufi Response to Secular Modernity

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 248 p., hardback
79,00 €

This study examines the revival of Sufism in the Arabic and Turkish novel during the second half of the 20th century. A picture is drawn where Sufism forms a main source of...

Meier, Rahel

„Mio corpo venga sepolto in terra sancta“ - Genese und Verbreitung eines Wunderberichts des 13. Jahrhunderts

Die Blutacker in Jerusalem, der Heilige Acker in Akkon und der Camposanto zu Pisa

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 256 p., cloth
79,00 €

The book is about the emergence and spread of the miracle report about a supernaturally rapid decomposition of corpses at specific burial sites, so-called holy fields (Campus...

Series: Scrinium Friburgense Volume: 56
Editor: Wetzel, René; Wuidar, Laurence; Gedigk, Katharina
In cooperation with: Brusa, Julia; Gisselbaek, Robert; Pinieri, Mirko

Mystique, langage, image : Montrer l’invisible Mystik, Sprache, Bild: Die Visualisierung des Unsichtbaren

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 364 p., cloth
129,00 €

The experience of transcendence, especially when it concerns the direct encounter with God, exceeds every human possibility of expression. Only pictorial expression is able to...

Series: Scrinium Friburgense Volume: 55
Sadovskyy, Anton

The manuscript transmission of Platos laws (books I and V)

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 260 p., cloth
98,00 €

The study is dedicated to a detailed evaluation of the existing manuscript evidence of Plato's Nomoi as well as to the explanation of the textual tradition of this work. The...

Series: Serta Graeca Volume: 35
Orfali, Bilal; Pomerantz, Maurice Alex

The Maqāmāt of Badīʿ al-Zamān al-Hamadhānī

Authorship, Texts, and Contexts

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 208 p., hardback
59,00 €

Through investigations of manuscripts, this book explores important aspects of the life of Badîʿ al-Zamân al-Hamadhânî’s Maqâmât. The broad concerns of the book are divided into...

Pardey, Charlotte

Oscillating Bodies

Understanding Tunisian Society through its Novels (1956-2011)

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 256 p., hardback
69,00 €

Oscillating Bodies reads together the depiction of human bodies in arabophone and francophone Tunisian novels. This produces an understanding of Tunisian society from the...

Gatt, Kurstin

Decoding DA’ISH

An Analysis of Poetic Exemplars and Discursive Strategies of Domination in the Jihadist Milieu

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 344 p., hardback
79,00 €

Why do Jihadists compose poetry and what role does poetry play in the transmission of the jihadist ideology? Decoding DĀʿISH is located at the intersections of the literary, the...

Bayard, Marc

Das dynamische Sein bei Nicolaus Cusanus

Ein Beitrag zur Begriffsgeschichte der dynamischen Ontologie

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 344 p., cloth
89,00 €

Esse est movere - to be is to move. Contrary to our static notions of medieval philosophy, Nicolaus Cusanus in the 15th century sketches a dynamic view of the world in which...

Series: Scrinium Friburgense Volume: 42
Snir, Reuven

Palestinian Theatre

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 256 p., hardback
59,00 €

The book outlines the development of Palestinian theatre from the first theatrical attempts before 1948, to the heavy blow, which these attempts suffered as a result of the Nakba,...