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Aspects of fifteenth-century society in the German carnival comedies

Edelgard E. DuBruck

Aspects of fifteenth-century society in the German carnival comedies

speculum hominis

by Edelgard E. DuBruck

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nuremberg (Germany),
  • Germany,
  • Nuremberg
    • Subjects:
    • German drama -- To 1500 -- History and criticism.,
    • Carnival plays -- Germany -- Nuremberg -- History and criticism.,
    • Nuremberg (Germany) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [125]-143) and indexes.

      Other titlesAspects of 15th-century society in German carnival comedies.
      StatementEdelgard E. DuBruck.
      SeriesStudies in German language and literature ;, v. 13, Studies in Russian and German ;, no. 8
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPT697.C3 D83 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 164 p. ;
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1415253M
      ISBN 10077349328X
      LC Control Number93024706

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      The Historical Journal continues to publish papers on all aspects of British, European, and world history since the fifteenth century. The best contemporary scholarship is represented. Contributions come from all parts of the world. The journal aims to publish some thirty-five articles and communications each year and to review recent historical literature, mainly in the form of. The aristocratic elite set the standard of European Society. The Aristocracy possessed a wide variety of inherited legal privileges, established by the government. The Catholic and Protestant churches also heavily influenced society. The medieval sense of rank and degree was still persistent and became more rigid throughout the course of the century.

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13 (Hardback) Edelgard E. DuBruck £ Hardback. Book Description: Fifteenth-Century Studies offers essays on diverse aspects of the period, including liberal and fine arts, historiography, medicine, and religion.

The standard survey of drama research leads off the present volume. Ten essays follow, involving France, Spain, Germany, England, and Finland.

Edelgard E. DuBruck, Aspects of fifteenth-century society in the German carnival comedies: speculum hominis (Lewiston; Lampeter: Edwin Mellen Press, ) Gerald Gillespie and Martin Esslin (eds.). The fifteenth century defies consensus on fundamental issues; most scholars agree, however, that the period outgrew the Middle Ages, that it was a time of transition and a passage to modern times.

"Fifteenth-Century Studies" offers essays on diverse aspects of the period, including liberal and fine arts, historiography, medicine, and religion. Discussion of these interactions forms the theme of this book. Two essays consider the impact of the fall of Constantinople in on the conquering Ottomans and the conquered Byzantines.

The next group of essays reviews different aspects of the crusading response to the Turks, ranging from Emperor Sigismund to Papal legates. Many Graeco-Roman comedies rely on nonsensical legal processes to resolve their comic conflicts and the corrupt judge is a characteristic trope in Byzantine satire.

The late Middle Ages saw the emergence of the comic legal scholar, whether over- or under-trained or perhaps simply flawed by human nature. Aspects of Fifteenth-Century Society in the German Carnival Comedies by Edelgard E. DuBruck Call Number: PTC3 D83 Heroic Legends of the North: an introduction to the Nibelung and Dietrich cycles by Edward R.

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DuBruck, Edelgard E. X pages This study examines two fields of research: German society of the fifteenth century, and its carnival comedies. This is a detailed treatment of the four classes (peasants, urban middle class, clergy, and nobility), including such aspects as health, the self and its historicity, and general rules of conduct.

Among her publications are The Theme of Death in French Poetry of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, a critical edition of the Passion Isabeau () (Peter Lang, ), and Aspects of Fifteenth-Century Society in the German Carnival Comedies, as well as many articles and book Reviews: 1.

But if marriage is a mirror of society, the couples in the plays show something very dark and sinister about order. Many critiques of marriage in the comedies are devastating. Although the endings are happy and the man gets the woman, we see marriages without love and love affairs that are rebellious breaks with tradition.At the beginning of the fifteenth century, German artists, like those all across Europe, created delicate courtly art in what is now known as the International Style.

This was marked by long graceful figures, richly patterned surfaces, gold decoration, and a preference for abstract ornamentation over realism.