UADA035 Old Hungarians and Czech lands in terms of archaeology

Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava
Summer 2023
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Guaranteed by
doc. PhDr. Pavel Kouřil, CSc.
Institute of Archaeology - Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava
Basic knowledge of the course topics .
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Course objectives
Versatile introduction to the issues and the role of the Hungarian nomads at the time of minting coins and role in Central Europe.
  • 1 / Original seat of Hungarians and their transfer to the Carpathian Basin
    2 / The first contacts with Great Moravia and their reflection in the material culture
    3 / Marauding expeditions to Western Europe, archaeological evidence
    4 / Conquest and refute the core mojmírovské Moravia, archaeological evidence of the attack in the key conurbations and other fortified sites
    5 / Material culture of ancient Hungarians, with emphasis placed on a armor and weapons
    6 / Artefacts nomadic character in Bohemia, Moravia and Silesia
    7 / Problem staromaďarských interpretation of findings in Moravia and Silesia
    8 / Problem staromaďarských interpretation of findings in Bohemia
    9 / Perhaps a more permanent presence of armed nomadic groups in selected strategic locations
    10/ Intended Czech-Hungarian cooperation and subsequent conflicts
    11/ The Battle of Lech (955) and Hungarians gradual transition to a settled way of life
    recommended literature
  • Lutovský, M., Michálek, J. Archeologie násilného zániku: pád Hradce u Němětic. info
  • Schneider, R. (Hrsg.):. Ausgewählte Probleme europäischer Landnahmen des Früh- und Hochmittelalters 2. info
  • Daim, F.,. Das frühungarische Reitergrab von Gnadendorf (Niederösterreich), Mainz. info
  • Mesterházy, K.:. Die Landnahme der Ungarn aus archäologischer Sicht. info
  • Győrffy, G.:. Die Landnahme der Ungarn aus historischer Sicht. info
  • Lutovský, M.:. Jihočeská hradiště v 10. století. info
  • Třeštík, D. Kdy zanikla Morava? info
  • Profantová, N., Stolz, D.:. Kovové nálezy z hradiště v Tismicích a pokus o interpretaci významu hradiště v raném středověku. info
  • Nevizánsky, G.:. Magyar jellegű régészeti leletek Csech - és Morvaországban. info
  • Měřínský, Z.:. Morava v 10. století ve světle archeologických nálezů. info
  • Lutovský, M. Odraz mocenských změn 10. století ve struktuře jihočeských hradišť. info
  • Kouřil, P.:. Staří Maďaři a Morava z pohledu archeologie. info
  • Kouřil, P.:. Zu einigen Äußerungen der materiellen Nomadenkultur auf dem Mikulčicer Burgwall. info
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