This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Twelfth Century France - The setting of "The Art of Courtly Love".
Countess Marie's Court - Capellanus was the chaplain for this venue.
Courtly Love - The practice of developing a deeply romantic, but non-sexual bond between a man and a woman.
Marriage - Most of these were arranged at the time of the book's greatest popularity and this may have given rise to the practice of courtly love.
Social Class - A determining factor that was carefully negotiated as part of the practice of courtly love.
The Rules of Love...
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