Álvaro de Luna as Tyrant. Public Opinion and Political Conflict in 15th century Castile
Nieto, José Manuel
MetadataShow full item record
The continued portrayal of Juan II of Castile’s privado and royal favourite, Álvaro de Luna, as a tyrant, the record of the social expansion of this portrayal throughout his time in office and the fact that the main reason for his execution refers precisely to this argument are historic circumstances that offer the chance to explore the shaping of public opinion, its chronological development, social scope and political usefulness, within the possibilities and limitations of the resources available.
Is part ofImago temporis: medium Aevum, 2017, núm. 11, p. 273-297
European research projects
- Any: 2017 Núm.: 11 
The following license files are associated with this item:
Except where otherwise noted, this item's license is described as cc-by-nc-nd, (c) Edicions de la Universitat de Lleida, 2017
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Estepa, Carlos (Edicions de la Universitat de Lleida, 2015)This paper examines the issue of the soldadas (salaries or stipends) from the kingdom of Alfonso VIII onwards, focusing on the testimonies from chronicles, mainly the Crónica Latina de los Reyes de Castilla and De rebus ...
García Fitz, Francisco (Edicions de la Universitat de Lleida, 2016)Since the 19th century, the analysis of planning and execution of battles, tactics and strategies in Castile-Leon during the High Middle Ages had been in the hands of professional militia and was strongly influenced by ...
Seigneurial Pressure: external Constrictions and Stimuli in the Construction of urban collective Identities in 15th century Castile Jara, José Antonio (Edicions de la Universitat de Lleida, 2016)Seigneurial pressure, exerted on cities and towns and their municipal jurisdictions by the nobility, constituted one of the dominant traits of Castilian politics in the 15th century. Notwithstanding the extent and intensity ...