People and Power in Byzantium: An Introduction to Modern Byzantine Studies

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Dumbarton Oaks, 1982 - History - 218 pages
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Contents

Introduction
1
Chapter One Homo byzantinus in Society
19
Chapter Two The Material Environment of Homo byzantinus
37
Chapter Three Byzantine Life and Behavior
59
Chapter Four Homo byzantinus before God
76
Chapter Five Homo byzantinus in the History of Literature
96
Byzantium through
117
Chapter Seven The Ambivalence of Reality
140
Chapter Eight In Search of Indirect Information
162
Notes
179
Index
205
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Giles Constable is Medieval History Professor Emeritus in the School of Historical Studies, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton.

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