Wittenberg to Westphalia

A history podcast that aims to cover the birth of the European state system by examining the Early Modern Period of European history. Along the way, the podcast will delve into the geography, economy, politics, ideas, and culture of the Middle Ages and the Early Modern Period to give the listener a view into the lives of the people who lived the events.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 41m. Bisher sind 94 Folge(n) erschienen. .

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 17 hours 21 minutes

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episode 76: Episode 76: Slavery in the Middle Ages Part 3, The Economics of Slavery (Redux).


One would think that the economics of slavery would be simple, but then a person who thought that would clearly not be a fan of this show. https://www.egyptianhistorypodcast.com/


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episode 75: Episode 75: Slavery in the Middle Ages Part II, Teaching an Old Narrative Modern Tricks.


In this episode we spend a bit of quality time with our friend Marc Boch and discuss why he thought what he thought about slavery and serfdom, why some of it was wrong, and why some of it is still valid. This is a nice, calm episode. Some gentle laughs...


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 2021-06-15  51m
 
 

Escape! o Intelligent Speech!


Last year's sessions: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLuAmmbvyrD92VvbxWuktX5OnCt_qcibzH This year's conference, go to store to buy tickets: https://www.intelligentspeechconference.com/1690-2/


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 2021-04-23  2m
 
 

episode 74: Episode 74: Slavery Part 1: Theory


By popular demand, we begin a very detailed look at medieval slavery. This time out we tackle what relevance this conversation has to the modern world, and how we even begin to define slavery, anyway. Reconsider: https://reconsidermedia.com/ Intellig...


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 2021-04-03  1h2m
 
 

episode 73: Episode 73: Living the Life: Modern American Judaisms


To the horror of many, the "Living the Life" series has returned. This series of episodes aims to provide a very very basic primer into liturgical practices of many modern religions, to help the audience better understand how the stuff we dis...


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 2021-03-01  1h14m
 
 

episode 72: Episode 72, Women in the Middle Ages Part V: An Estate


After many months we wrap up our look at women in the middle ages with a discussion of what it all means. Spoilers: It isn't about the estate of women, it is about the frames of reference we explored along the way.


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 2021-02-03  40m
 
 

episode 71: Episode 71: Women in the Middle Ages, Women and the Law Part 2: Land and Marriage


In today's episode we look at the interaction between marriage, inheritance, and property. This may sound esoteric and boring. And it is. But it tells us an awful lot about how women interacted with this society so eat your acid polka broccoli. ...


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 2021-01-15  52m
 
 

episode 70: Episode 70b: More Agoraphobia


In this episode we address recent events in the podcasting community, and racism in a beloved sci fi franchise. Its not really that fun. But it gets better. The end is good. If you are into that kind of thing. 10 American Presidents: http://www.10usp...


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 2020-11-16  2h2m
 
 

episode 70: Episode 70a: Podiversiary 2020 Part 1


It's 2020. Inevitably, this year's podiversiary is a clip show. But hopefully a fun one? https://play.acast.com/s/theagorapodcastnetwork/weareagora https://cfrri.org/


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 2020-11-03  46m
 
 

episode 69: Episode 69: Women part VI, Women and the Law Part 1


In today's episode we look at how the law defined the role of women in society, and how it allowed women to interact with the law itself. In the process we will finally start to come to terms with sexual violence. Agora Podcast Network Feed: htt...


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 2020-10-27  53m