Tracing the Jerusalem Code

The continued involvement in the crusades to Jerusalem in the twelfth century affected the conception of the city in both Europe and Scandinavia. During the eleventh century, the three symbols of the cross, Christ, and Jerusalem became ...

Tracing the Jerusalem Code

Tracing the Jerusalem Code

With the aim to write the history of Christianity in Scandinavia with Jerusalem as a lens, this book investigates the image – or rather the imagination – of Jerusalem in the religious, political, and artistic cultures of Scandinavia through most of the second millennium. Jerusalem is conceived as a code to Christian cultures in Scandinavia. The first volume is dealing with the different notions of Jerusalem in the Middle Ages. Tracing the Jerusalem Code in three volumes Volume 1: The Holy City Christian Cultures in Medieval Scandinavia (ca. 1100–1536) Volume 2: The Chosen People Christian Cultures in Early Modern Scandinavia (1536–ca. 1750) Volume 3: The Promised Land Christian Cultures in Modern Scandinavia (ca. 1750–ca. 1920)

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Tracing the Jerusalem Code
Language: en
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Authors: Kristin B. Aavitsland, Line M. Bonde
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-19 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

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Pages: 404
Authors: Mike M. Joseph
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Authors: Isaac Kalimi, Seth Richardson
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