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Title: Aleksander z Malonne – persona mixta : wojowniczy biskup na krańcach chrześcijańskiego świata i jego kronikarski portret

Creator:

Kotecki, Radosław

Date issued/created:

2017

Resource Type:

Article : original article

Subtitle:

Studia Źródłoznawcze = Commentationes T. 55 (2017)

Contributor:

Institute of History of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Publisher:

Institute of History of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Place of publishing:

Warszawa

Description:

p. 51-78 ; Summary in English. ; Projects co-financed by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education

Abstract:

The author discusses a section of late 12th–early 13th-century Master Vincentius’s Chronica Polonorum, bk. III, chaps. 8–9, dedicated to the bishop of Plock, Alexander of Malonne (1129–1156) and this bishop’s involvement in the military defence of Mazovian Church against attacks from pagan Prussians. The comparative analysis of this portrait shows Vincentius’s good orientation in contemporary discourse about clerical warfare, and in particular chronicler’s familiarity with arguments justifying bishop’s martial activity. The passage reveals some acquaintance with Bernard of Clairvaux’s writings, particularly chronicler’s inspiration taken from Liber ad Milites Templi de laude novae militiae, where Vincentius found an additional argument upon his vision of double bishop’s nature – the knight and the priest.

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Relation:

Studia Źródłoznawcze

Volume:

55

Start page:

51

End page:

78

Format:

application/pdf

Resource Identifier:

oai:rcin.org.pl:64723 ; p-ISSN 0081–7147 ; e-ISSN 2451–1331 ; 10.12775/SZ.2017.03

Source:

IH PAN, sygn. B.88/55 Podr. ; IH PAN, sygn. B.89/55 ; click here to follow the link

Language:

pol

Language of abstract:

eng

Rights:

Creative Commons Attribution BY-ND 4.0 license

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Institute of History of the Polish Academy of Sciences

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Library of the Institute of History PAS

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