By Karen Louise Jolly
This article is designed to function a first-rate resource reader. It addresses medieval Christendom within the context of global historical past. It combines the conventional technique (the medieval Christian culture present in the church hierarchy and theological improvement) with the more moderen method of cultural range - variety inside eu Christianity (women mystics, heretics, and well known religion), and variety with out, in an international context (non-European Christianity and relatives with Islam, Judaism, and Buddhism).
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