5 Works

Stabian Baths in Pompeii. New Research on the Archaic Defenses of the City

Mark Robinson, Monika Trümper, Clemens Brünenberg, Jens-Arne Dickmann, Domenico Esposito, Antonio F. Ferrandes, Giacomo Pardini, Alessandra Pegurri & Christoph Rummel
The plan of the Archaic city of Pompeii and the existence of a distinct walled Altstadt have been much debated in scholarship. The area of the Stabian Baths plays a key role in this debate. Based on a series of excavations in the palaestra of the baths, Heinrich Sulze (1940) and particularly Hans Eschebach (1970s) reconstructed a defensive wall and parallel ditch in this area. Eschebach also identified an Archaic street and city gate in...

Middle Ages in Renaissance

Maria Clotilde Camboni & Chiara Lastraioli

Boosting early years learning during COVID-19

Catherine N. Davies, Alexandra Hendry & Nayeli Gonzalez-Gomez
High-quality, centre-based Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) benefits toddlers’ development. New research investigated the effects of the COVID-19 disruptions on attendance and learning. It showed that ECEC boosted language and thinking skills throughout the pandemic, particularly in children from less advantaged backgrounds. This shows the importance of fully-funded ECEC for developing key skills and for levelling inequalities.

Credit Conditions and Consumption, House Prices and Debt: What Makes Canada Different?

John Muellbauer, Pierre St-Amant & David Williams
There is widespread agreement that, in the United States, higher house prices raise consumption via collateral or possibly wealth effects. The presence of similar channels in Canada would have important implications for monetary policy transmission. We trace the impact of shifts in non-price household credit conditions through joint estimation of a system of error-correction equations for Canadian aggregate consumption, house prices and mortgage debt. We find strong evidence that, after controlling for income and household...

Memory, Imagination, Identity: Pilgrimage and Portraiture in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

Helena Guzik

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  • 2021

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  • University of Oxford
  • Università degli Studi di Salerno
  • University of Leeds
  • Sapienza – Università di Roma
  • Universität Freiburg
  • Centre d'Etudes Supérieures de la Renaissance
  • Deutsches Archäologisches Institut
  • Freie Universität Berlin
  • University of Leicester
  • Oxford Brookes University