Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

MDEM 210 001 (CRN: 23508)

MEDIEVAL VIOLENCE

Long Title: MEDIEVAL VIOLENCE
Department: Medieval/Early Modern Studies
Instructor: Irish, Maya S.
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR HUM 328 (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 4
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 19
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 16
Enrollment data as of: 23-OCT-2021 3:56PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
29-APR-2020  
9:00AM - 12:00PM W TBA TBA
 
Description: Discussion course looks at private and large-scale warfare during the European Middle Ages. It considers how violence was legitimized and carried out, and examines attitudes towards violence and its effects on society. Topics include theoretical approaches to violence, crusading, chivalry, Truce of God, rituals of violence, military technologies, and cinematic portrayals of medieval warfare. Cross-list: HIST 211.