Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

Augustiner-Chorherren, Holstein und Dänemark: Die Passio Olavi in Norddeutschland (Quellen im Kontext 4)

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this chapter

+ Tax (if applicable)

Chapter Summary

Textual similarities between the individual records of the Passio Olavi and other sources provide important information about the relationships between different intellectual and cultural centers in medieval Europe. This chapter presents an overview on the Augustinian canons in Holstein. The Holstein presents a contact zone between the North, i.e. the Baltic region and power field of the Danish kings, and the South, i.e. power field of the Saxons kings, as well as between the German tribes in the west and the Slav in the east. The chapter discusses the Passio Olavi between northern Germany, Denmark, Norway and Sweden. Holstein since 811 belonged to the Frankish Empire, and Schleswig was a part of Denmark. The chapter concludes that the investigation of the Passio Olavi from Bordesholm shows new cult and cultural transfer pathways. The original text of the chapter is in German.

Keywords: Augustinian canons; Frankish Empire; medieval Europe; Passio Olavi; Saxons kings

10.1163/9789004266247_010
/content/books/b9789004266247_010
dcterms_subject,pub_keyword
10
5
Loading

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Der heilige Wikingerkönig Olav Haraldsson und sein hagiographisches Dossier (2 vols.) — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation