The video presents the lecture by historian Georges Duby on the relationship between Chartres cathedral and urban development in the 13th century, with a focus on the cultural dimension: chapters 8 to 10 are dedicated to the theme of education in the Middle Ages, the activities of the cathedral school, the didactic organisation and the teaching of the theologian and philosopher Peter Abelard, the father of scholasticism.
Project: 9. Travels and travelers: economic, social and cultural connections.
Scope: Secondary Education, Higher Education
Resource type: Oral sources
Owner: Manuela Ghizzoni (Modernalia)
Copyright: © Stand Alone Media 2014
Abstract: Historian Georges Duby's lecture on Chartres Cathedral and its influence on material, political, economic and cultural conditions in the 13th century