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Civility and society in western Europe, 1300-1600

by Marvin B. Becker

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Tuscany (Italy),
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Renaissance.,
    • Civilization, Medieval.,
    • England -- Civilization -- 16th century.,
    • England -- Civilization -- 1066-1485.,
    • Tuscany (Italy) -- Civilization.,
    • Europe -- Civilization -- 16th century.,
    • Europe -- Social conditions -- 16th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMarvin B. Becker.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA320 .B4 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 214 p. ;
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2408820M
      ISBN 100253311187
      LC Control Number87046252

      Civility is a social norm and a standard “of behavior based on widely shared beliefs [about] how individual group members ought to behave in a given situation” (Fehr and Fischbacher, , ).Put differently, “A norm of civility defines the kinds of behavior that persons can rightfully expect from others” (Sinopoli, , ).Like other injunctive norms, civility “specif[ies Cited by: 7. An internationally respected authority on Medieval and Renaissance history, especially the history of Italy, Marvin B. Becker authored many influential articles and monographs during his decades-long career, among them the two-volume study Florence in Transition (Johns Hopkins UP, ) and Medieval Italy: Constraints and Creativity (), Civility and Society in Western Europe, –

      reflecting on the ways in which these two books, so influential both in their content and approach, have advanced our understanding of why a great cosmological shift occurred in western Europe in the early modern period. The argument in Religion and the Decline of Magic, somewhat simplified, can be summarized as Size: 45KB. "Keeping the Muslims Out: Concepts of Civilization, Civility, and Civil Society in India, China, and Western Europe", The Value of Comparison, Peter van der Veer Download citation file: Zotero.

      The Political Uses and Abuses of Civility and Incivility Kathleen Hall Jamieson University of Pennsylvania, The Political Uses and Abuses of Civility and Incivility Abstract Civility and society in Western Europe, – Bloomington: Indi­Cited by: 7. Renaissance - A.D. What was it? A cultural movement beginning in Florence, Italy and spreading to the rest of Europe. It was a time known for intellectual and artistic advances. It is commonly viewed as a bridge between the Middle Ages and the Modern era.


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