Collaborative Research Unit

Henri Pirenne Institute for Medieval Studies - Department of History

Acronym
HPIMSDH
Other information
Research disciplines
  • Humanities
    • Historiography
    • History of historical culture
    • Cultural history
    • European history
    • Medieval history
    • Regional and urban history
    • Socio-economic history
    • History of religions, churches and theology
    • Study of Christianity
Description
Henri Pirenne Institute for Medieval Studies - Department of History (HPIMSDH) is the group name for the researchers of the Department of History involved in the study of medieval society and culture. Their research covers a broad range of interests, including diplomatics and palaeography, socio-economic processes and the study of medieval landscapes, religious culture and society, gender, ritual, institutional history and state formation, political ideology and discourse, and the development of Digital Humanities-applications.