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Disability in Medieval Europe: Thinking about Physical Impairment in the High Middle Ages, C.1100 - C.1400

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This impressive volume presents a thorough examination of all aspects of physical impairment and disability in medieval Europe. Examining a popular era that is of great interest to many historians and researchers, Irene Metzler presents a theoretical framework of disability and explores key areas such as:


medieval theoretical concepts theology and natural philosophy notions
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Hardcover, 355 pages
Published January 13th 2006 by Routledge (first published December 6th 2005)
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Dr Metzler is a Research Fellow in the Department of History and Classics at the University of Swanswa, Wales.

Metzler studied at Reading University for all three academic qualifications, from BA via MA to a PhD thesis on disability in the Middle Ages (kindly supported by a bursary from the Department of History at Reading). After that she was honorary research fellow at the university of Bristol,
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