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The Resource Late antiquity : crisis and transformation, The Teaching Company, (videorecording)

Late antiquity : crisis and transformation, The Teaching Company, (videorecording)

Label
Late antiquity : crisis and transformation
Title
Late antiquity
Title remainder
crisis and transformation
Statement of responsibility
The Teaching Company
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 36 half-hour lectures, this educational film explores the five momentous centuries that link the classical and modern worlds and shows how the fall of the Roman Empire gave rise to three great civilizations: Medieval Europe, the Byzantine Empire, and the Islamic Caliphate. Examines the history of the period between A.D. 253 and A.D. 750
Member of
Cataloging source
IBI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Lacks personal production credits
PerformerNote
Instructor: Thomas F.X. Noble, Univ. of Notre Dame
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Noble, Thomas F. X
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
0
Series statement
Great courses
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History, Ancient
  • Rome
  • Middle East
  • Byzantine Empire
  • Europe
Technique
live action
Label
Late antiquity : crisis and transformation, The Teaching Company, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Course guidebooks contain lecture outlines, timeline, glossary, biographical notes, and bibliography
  • Features: chapter selection, instructor profile
Accompanying material
3 course guidebooks (22 cm.).
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Volume 1. Disc 1. Lectures 1-12: The world of late antiquity -- The crisis of the 3rd century -- The new empire of Diocletian -- Constantine's Roman revolution -- The house of Constantine, 337-363 -- The end of a Unified Empire -- disc. 2. Lectures 7-12: Ruling the Roman Empire, the imperial center -- Ruling the Roman Empire, the provinces -- The barbarians, ethnicity and identity -- Rome and the barbarians -- Barbarian kingdoms, Gaul -- Barbarian kingdoms, Spain and North Africa
  • Volume 2. Disc 3. Lectures 13-18: Barbarian kingdoms, Italy -- The Eastern Empire in the 5th century -- The end of the Western Empire -- The age of Justinian, 527-565 -- The Christianization of the Roman world -- Christianity and the Roman state -- disc 4. Lectures 19-24: The rise of the Roman Church -- The call of the desert, monasticism -- Monasticism, solitaries and communities -- The church fathers, talking about God -- Patristic portraits -- "What has Athens to do with Jerusalem?"
  • Volume 3. Disc 5. Lectures 25-30: Graven images, Christianity's visual arts -- The universal in the local, cities -- Rome and Constantinople -- Visigothic Spain and Merovingian Gaul -- Celt and Saxon in the British Isles -- The birth of Byzantium -- Disc 6. Lectures 31-36: Byzantium, crisis and recovery -- Muhammad and the rise of Islam -- The rise of Caliphate -- Material life in late antiquity -- The social world of late antiquity -- What happened, and why does it matter?
Control code
ocn297118451
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 1080 min.)
Isbn
9781598034912
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
3480
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781598034912
System details
DVD, standard format
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Late antiquity : crisis and transformation, The Teaching Company, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Course guidebooks contain lecture outlines, timeline, glossary, biographical notes, and bibliography
  • Features: chapter selection, instructor profile
Accompanying material
3 course guidebooks (22 cm.).
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Volume 1. Disc 1. Lectures 1-12: The world of late antiquity -- The crisis of the 3rd century -- The new empire of Diocletian -- Constantine's Roman revolution -- The house of Constantine, 337-363 -- The end of a Unified Empire -- disc. 2. Lectures 7-12: Ruling the Roman Empire, the imperial center -- Ruling the Roman Empire, the provinces -- The barbarians, ethnicity and identity -- Rome and the barbarians -- Barbarian kingdoms, Gaul -- Barbarian kingdoms, Spain and North Africa
  • Volume 2. Disc 3. Lectures 13-18: Barbarian kingdoms, Italy -- The Eastern Empire in the 5th century -- The end of the Western Empire -- The age of Justinian, 527-565 -- The Christianization of the Roman world -- Christianity and the Roman state -- disc 4. Lectures 19-24: The rise of the Roman Church -- The call of the desert, monasticism -- Monasticism, solitaries and communities -- The church fathers, talking about God -- Patristic portraits -- "What has Athens to do with Jerusalem?"
  • Volume 3. Disc 5. Lectures 25-30: Graven images, Christianity's visual arts -- The universal in the local, cities -- Rome and Constantinople -- Visigothic Spain and Merovingian Gaul -- Celt and Saxon in the British Isles -- The birth of Byzantium -- Disc 6. Lectures 31-36: Byzantium, crisis and recovery -- Muhammad and the rise of Islam -- The rise of Caliphate -- Material life in late antiquity -- The social world of late antiquity -- What happened, and why does it matter?
Control code
ocn297118451
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 1080 min.)
Isbn
9781598034912
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
3480
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781598034912
System details
DVD, standard format
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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