Schedule

Week 1: pp. 1-35 in Rosenwein

        Aug 25 Introduction
        Aug 27 Late Roman Empire
        Aug 29 Transition of the Western Empire/Byzantium

Week 2: pp. 39-57 in Rosenwein

        Sep 1 Byzantine Empire
        Sep 3 Serve Day - No Class
        Sep 5 Islam and its impact

Week 3: pp. 58-75 in Rosenwein

        Sep 8 Merovingian Gaul; Discussion 1 - Conversion
        Sep 10 Anglo-Saxon England
        Sep 12 Other kingdoms

Week 4: pp. 79-112 in Rosenwein

        Sep 15 Charlemagne; Discussion 2 - To Build an Empire
        Sep 17 Carolingian Renaissance
        Sep 19 Stresses in the Empire;

Week 5: pp. 115-130 in Rosenwein; pp. 82-100 in sourcebook

        Sep 22 Vikings;
Discussion 3 - 'Thou shall not make thee any graven image'
    
    Sep 24 Viking Europe, Rise of Wessex
        Sep 26 Wessex

Week 6: pp. 131-149 in Rosenwein

        Sep 29 France and Holy Roman Empire;

    
    Oct 1  Europe at 1000
        Oct 3  Villages and Peasant Life; Discussion 4 - Peasant Life

Week 7: pp. 155-170 in Rosenwein

        Oct 6 Investiture Controversy

        Oct 8 Investiture Controversy; Exam DUE
        Oct 10 Mid Semester Holiday - No Class

Week 8: pp. 213-228 in Rosenwein

        Oct 13 Art/Architecture

        Oct 15 Town Life;  Discussion 5 - Town Life
    
    Oct 17 Town Life, Crusades
; Preliminary Biography Due

Week 9: pp. 171-178, 197-213 in Rosenwein

        Oct 20 Crusades; Discussion 6 - 'Blessed are the Peacemakers'
        Oct 22 Spain; Discussion 7 - 'For there is no greater Love'
        Oct 24 England

Week 10: pp.  in Rosenwein

        Oct 27 England/France;
        Oct 29 France
        Oct 31 Holy Roman Empire;
Second Bibliography Due

Week 11: pp. 178-194 in Rosenwein
  
        Nov 3 High Medieval Europe
        Nov 5 Monasticism
        Nov 7 Monasiticism Discussion 8 - 'To be in the world, but not of it

Week 12: pp. 228-33 in Rosenwein

        Nov 10 Church Reform
        Nov 12 Heresy
Discussion 9 - 'And the Son of God shall bring out the elect'
        Nov 14 Heresy

Week 13: pp. 233-37 in Rosenwein

        Nov 17 New movements
        Nov 19 Questions and Concerns
        Nov 22 Medieval Food;

Week 14: pp. 241-257 in Rosenwein; pp. 279-288 in Sourcebook

        Nov 24 Governmental Changes;
RESEARCH ASSIGNMENT DUE
        Nov 26 Medieval Universities; Intellectual Issues;

    
    Nov 28 Thanksgiving Break - No class

Week 15: pp. 257-279 in Rosenwein

        Dec 1 Late Medieval Europe
        Dec 3 Changing Ideas and Problems;
Discussion 10 - Monarchy and Government
        Dec 5 Summary

Final Exam DUE by _______________
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