Faculty of Arts
Medieval Mentalities, Western Europe c.1100-1500
An introduction to the social, cultural and economic history of the high and later Middle Ages, with a thematic emphasis on the history of mentalities. Topics include: social and economic structures and their change over time, power and authority, learning, religion, family, the Black Death and popular dissent. Recommended text: Judith M. Bennett and C. Warren Hollister, Medieval Europe: A Short History, 10th edn, New York, 2006.
Coordinator(s) Associate Professor Kim Phillips
Judith M. Bennett and C. Warren Hollister, Medieval Europe: A Short History, 10th edn, New York, 2006.
Coursework + exam
HISTORY 219: 15.0 points
30 points at Stage I in History, or 15 points at Stage I in History and 15 points from EUROPEAN 100, ASIAN 100, MĀORI 130, or 30 points from ANCHIST 100 or 102 or 103