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Conor Kostick

 

Dr. Conor Kostick
Research Associate in Medieval History

 

Research Interests

My main area of research concerns the first three crusades. I am currently undertaking an examination of the Latin sources for second crusade with a view to producing a social analysis of its participants.

 

Select Publications

Books

  • The Crusades and the Near East: Cultural Histories (Ed.) (London: Routledge, 2011), pp. 275.
  • Medieval Italy, Medieval and Early Modern Women: Essays in Honour of Christine Meek (Ed.) (Dublin: Four Courts, 2010), pp. 280.
  • The Siege of Jerusalem: Crusade and Conquest in 1099 (London: Continuum, 2009), pp. 1-212.
  • The Social Structure of the First Crusade (Leiden: Brill, 2008), pp. 314.

Articles

  • God’s bounty: providing for crusaders, 1096–1148’, Studies in Church History, 46 (2010), pp. 66-77.
  • ‘Social unrest and the failure of Conrad III's march through Anatolia’, German History, 28(2) (2010), pp 1-14.
  • ‘Eleanor of Aquitaine and the women of the Second Crusade’ in Conor Kostick, ed., Medieval Italy, Medieval and Early Modern Women: Essays in Honour of Christine Meek (Dublin: Four Courts, 2010), pp. 195-205.
  • 'Iuvenes and the First Crusade, 1096-99: knights in search of glory?’, Journal of Military History, 73(2) (2009), pp. 369-92.
  • ‘The afterlife of Bishop Adhemar of Le Puy’, Studies in Church History, 45 (2009), pp. 1-15.
  • ‘The terms milites, equites and equestres in the early crusading histories’, Nottingham Medieval Studies, 50 (2006), pp. 1-21.

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