The Resource Youth and age in the medieval north, edited by Shannon Lewis-Simpson

Youth and age in the medieval north, edited by Shannon Lewis-Simpson

Label
Youth and age in the medieval north
Title
Youth and age in the medieval north
Statement of responsibility
edited by Shannon Lewis-Simpson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Following from themes explored during the 2005 International Medieval Congress on 'Youth and Age', this volume focuses upon social, cultural and biological aspects of being young and old in the medieval north. It showcases the diverse issues that surround interdisciplinary studies of youth and age
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.2350948
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ799.E853
LC item number
Y68 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Northern world,
Series volume
v. 42
Label
Youth and age in the medieval north, edited by Shannon Lewis-Simpson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The challenges of quantifying youth and age in the medieval North / Shannon Lewis-Simpson -- Forever young : child burial in Anglo-Saxon England / Christina Lee -- Constructions of early childhood at the syncretic cemetery of Fjälkinge : a case study / Lotta Mejsholm -- Child burials and children's status in medieval Norway / Berit J. Sellevold -- Fosterage and dependency in medieval Iceland and its significance in Gísla Saga / Anna Hansen -- The birth, childhood and adolescence of the early Icelandic bishops / Bernadine McCreesh -- 'Sveinn einn ungr fell i syruker' : medieval Icelandic children in vernacular miracle stories / Joanna A. Skórzewska -- Teenage angst : the structures and boundaries of adolescence in twelfth- and thirteenth-century Iceland / Nic Percivall -- Awkward adolescents : male maturation in old Norse literature / Carolyne Larrington -- 'Spoiling them rotten?' : grandmothers and familial identity in twelfth- and thirteenth-century Iceland / Philadelphia Ricketts -- Age matters in Old English literature / Jordi Sánchez-Martí -- Becoming 'old', ageism and taking care of the elderly in Iceland c. 900-1300 / Jon Viðar Sigurðsson -- Old age in Viking-age Britain / Shannon Lewis-Simpson -- The patriarch : myth and reality / Armann Jakobsson -- Egill Skalla-Grímsson : a Viking poet as a child and an old man / Yelena Sesselja Helgadóttir Yershova
Control code
ocn567444483
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 308 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047424048
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004170735.i-310
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35984430
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)567444483
  • brill9047424042

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