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Forms of Organization
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The most dominant formation of the Middle Ages in terms of organizational history was the Church. It was a child of antiquity – both in its spiritual and dogmatic foundations (→the Christianization of Latin Europe; →the Bible) and in it…

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Gert Melville, “Forms of Organization”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages. Consulted online on 20 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_bema_SIM_033686>
First published online: 2016



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