Item Number: 111247
Title: De Amicitia : Friendship and Social Networks in Antiquity and the Middle Ages
Author: Mustakallio, Katarina ; Christian Krotzl (eds)
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Description: Roma: Institutum Romanum Finlandiae, 2010. 27cm., pbk., 265pp. illus. English text. Contents: J. Sihvola "Friendship and sociability in Aristotle," M. Harlow/R. Laurence " De Amicitia : The role of age," A. Harders " "Let us join our hearts !" : The role and meaning of constructing kinship and friendship in republican Rome," E. Hemelrijk "Women's participation in civic life : Patronage and "motherhood" of Roman associations," A. Griffith "Amicitia in the cult of Mithras : The setting and social functions of the mithraic cult meal," A. Samellas "Friendship and asceticism in the late antique east," V. Vuolanto "Early Christian communities as family networks : Fertile virgins and celibate fathers," C. Laes "Kinship and friendship in the >Apophthegmata Patrum," M. Bjornlie "Amicitia in the epistolary tradition : The case of Cassiodorus' Variae," E. Buzt "Eternal amicitia ? : Social and political relationships in the early medieval 'libri memoriales'," S. Winst "The infinity of love : Conceptions of joint death in medieval literature (Amicus and Amelius vs. Tristan and Isold)," J. Bradley "Fraternal rivalry and moral patronage," M. Tamminen "A test of friendship : 'Amicitia' in the crusade ideology of the thirteenth century," S. Katajala-Peltomaa "Gender, networks and collaboration : Pilgrimages in fourteenth-century canonization processes," J.Jara Fuente "Compulsory bonding - Systemic friends and clients : Objectifying inter-personal relationships in fifteenth-century urban Castile". (Acta Instituti Romani Finlandiae, 36)
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