IMC 2007: Sessions

Session 108: The Third Crusade, I: The Third Crusade and Ideals of Power

Monday 9 July 2007, 11.15-12.45

Organisers:Deborah Gerish, Department of Social Sciences, Emporia State University, Kansas
Janus Møller Jensen, Department of History & Civilisation, University of Southern Denmark, Odense
Moderator/Chair:Kurt Villads Jensen, Institute of History & Civilization, University of Southern Denmark, Odense
Paper 108-aThe Politics of Holy War: Frederick Barbarossa and the Third Crusade
(Language: English)
Daniel Franke, Department of History, University of Rochester, New York
Index terms: Crusades, Politics and Diplomacy
Paper 108-bHungary and the Third Crusade: A Turning Point in the Attitude towards Crusading
(Language: English)
Zsolt Hunyadi, Department of Medieval & Early Modern Hungarian History, University of Szeged
Index terms: Crusades, Political Thought
Paper 108-cCum divina patentia: Evidence of a Second Crusading Bull by Gregory VIII to the Danes?
(Language: English)
Ane L. Bysted, Institut for Kultur og Samfund, Aarhus Universitet
Index terms: Crusades, Theology

This session focuses on the Third Crusade as part of the political and ideological program of rulers and its role in shaping images of oneself and the other towards the end of the 12th century.