IMC 2005: Sessions

Session 116: Generations in the Cloister, I

Monday 11 July 2005, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:Sonderforschungsbereich 'Institutionalität und Geschichtlichkeit', Technische Universität Dresden
Organiser:Annette Kehnel, Abteilung Mittelalterliche Geschichte, Universität Mannheim
Moderator/Chair:Gert Melville, Forschungsstelle für Vergleichende Ordensgeschichte, Katholische Universität, Eichstätt / Institut für Geschichte, Technische Universität, Dresden
Paper 116-aDe novitiis instruendis
(Language: English)
Mirko Breitenstein, Sonderforschungsbereich 537, Technische Universität, Dresden
Index terms: Archives and Sources, Education, Monasticism, Religious Life
Paper 116-bFranciscans, Children, and the Cloister
(Language: English)
Michael Robson, St Edmund's College, University of Cambridge
Index terms: Anthropology, Education, Mentalities, Religious Life
Paper 116-cFathers and Sons in the Cloister
(Language: English)
Annette Kehnel, Abteilung Mittelalterliche Geschichte, Universität Mannheim
Index terms: Anthropology, Genealogy and Prosopography, Mentalities, Religious Life
Abstract

The session deals with age related aspects of the vita religiosa in general, with generation succession and the relation between the generations in religious communities in particular, that is with modells of recruitung new monks and nuns (in general members of the younger generations), with children in the the cloister, with their education and their tasks within the communities, finally with modes of succession in celtic monasticism.