BYZANTINE HISTORY (UNIT A)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The basic knowledge of the most important problems of the byzantine history and of the relationships between Byzantium and medieval Italy and Europe.
Course contents summary
Aspects of the byzantine monasticism. After some methodological introductions and reflections about the main questions of the byzantine history, the course will be about the beginning and the evolution of the oriental monasticism and especially about the byzantine spirituality.
The bibliography will be communicated during the lessons.