IMC 2019: Sessions

Session 1012: Late Antique and Early Medieval Networks, I: Exploring a Quantitative Approach - Projects and Tools

Wednesday 3 July 2019, 09.00-10.30

Sponsor:ERC Project CONNEC 'Connected Clerics: Building a Universal Church in the Late Antique West' / Royal Holloway, University of London
Organisers:Victoria Leonard, Institute of Classical Studies, University of London
David Natal Villazala, Departamento de Prehistoria, Historia Antigua y Arqueología, Universidad de Salamanca
Moderator/Chair:David Zbíral, Department for the Study of Religions, Masarykova univerzita, Brno
Paper 1012-aConnected Clerics: Building a Universal Church in the Late Antique West, 380-604
(Language: English)
Victoria Leonard, Institute of Classical Studies, University of London
Victoria Leonard, Institute of Classical Studies, University of London
Victoria Leonard, Institute of Classical Studies, University of London
Index terms: Religious Life, Social History
Paper 1012-bOpenAtlas: An Open Source Application to Map Historical Data with CIDOC CRM
(Language: English)
Alexander Watzinger, Institut für Mittelalterforschung, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien
Alexander Watzinger, Institut für Mittelalterforschung, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien
Alexander Watzinger, Institut für Mittelalterforschung, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien
Index terms: Computing in Medieval Studies, Social History
Paper 1012-cClerical Networks after a State Collapse: The Case of 1204 and a New Project on the Nicaean Empire
(Language: English)
Ekaterini Mitsiou, Institut für Byzantinistik & Neogräzistik, Universität Wien
Ekaterini Mitsiou, Institut für Byzantinistik & Neogräzistik, Universität Wien
Ekaterini Mitsiou, Institut für Byzantinistik & Neogräzistik, Universität Wien
Index terms: Byzantine Studies, Social History
Abstract

Network theory is proving an increasingly valuable approach to analyse past societies. In this session, the first of the four proposed on the topic, we will discuss the application of quantitative analytical tools to the scant and scattered late antique and early medieval material.