|aThe Byzantine world /|cedited by Paul Stephenson.
|axxx, 606 p. :|bill., maps ;|c26 cm.
|aThe Routledge worlds
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|gPart I : |t The Byzantines in their world -- |t The Byzantine political process at crisis point / |r Michael Angold -- |t The rise of the middle Byzantine aristocracy and the decline of the imperial state / |r Paul Stephenson -- |t Money, coins and the economy / |r Ce?cile Morrisson -- |t The army and military logistics / |r John Haldon -- |t The study of women and children : methodological challenges and new directions / |r Anthony Kaldellis -- |t Strong women and their husbands in Byzantine historiography / |r Lenora Neville -- |t Cherches l'homme! Byzantine men : a eunuch perspective / |r Shaun Tougher -- |t On slaves and slavery / |r Gu?nter Prinzing -- |t Monotheists, dualists and pagans / |r Christopher Livanos -- |t The virtues and faults of the Latin Christians / |r Tia Kolbaba.
|gPart II : |tThe written world -- |t Political literacy / |r Catherine Holmes -- |t Byzantine military manuals : prescriptions, practice and pedagogy / |r Denis F. Sullivan -- |t De cerimoniis and the Great Palace / |r J.M. Featherstone -- |t Rhetoric and performance / |r Emmanuuel C. Bourbouhakis -- |t Letter-writing / |r Stratis Papaioannou -- |t Trends and developments in the Byzantine poetic tradition / |r Christopher Livanos -- |t The corpus of Byzantine historiography : an interpretive essay / |r Anthony Kaldellis -- |t Christians, Jews and Muslims in Byzantine Italy : medieval conflicts in local perspective / |r Youval Rotman -- |t The miracles of Gregory Palamas by Philotheos Kokkinos / |r Alice-Mary Talbot -- |t Writing for the heart : the spiritual literature of Byzantium / |r Joseph Munitiz .
|gPart III : |tHeaven on earth : Byzantine art and architecture -- |t What is a Byzantine icon? Constantinople versus Sinai / |r Bissera V. Pentcheva -- |t Defining liturgical space / |r Vasileios Marinis -- |t Celestial hierarchies and earthly hierarchies in the art of the Byzantine Church / |r Warren T. Woodfin -- |t Unofficial art and the resistance to Orthodoxy / |r Henry Maguire -- |t Constantinople and the construction of a medieval urban identity / |r Robert Ousterhout -- |t The practice, perception and experience of Byzantine fortification / |r Nikolas Bakirtzis -- |t Imperial outliers : building and decorative works in the borderlands and beyond / |r Jonathan Shepard -- |t The medieval progeny of he Holy Apostles : trails of architectural imitation across the Mediterranean / |r Tassos Papacostas -- |t Sacred space from Constantinople to Venice / |r Thomas E.A. Dale.
|gPart IV : |tThe world of Byzantine studies -- |t The history of editing Byzantine historiographical texts / |r Diether roderich Reinsch -- |t Byzantium in nineteenth-century Greek historiography / |r Despina Christodoulou -- |t Pioneers of popular Byzantine history : Freeman, Gregorovius, Schlumberger / |r Paul Stephenson -- |t A case study in the emergence of Byzantine studies : Serbia in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries / |r Sr?an Privatric? -- |t Byzantium and historical sociology / |r Johann P. Arnason -- |t Byzantium's European future / |r Paul Stephenson.