Investire nella carità. Mercanti e ospedali a Messina nel Trecento

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[automatically translated] The article attempts to rebuild, despite many difficulties related to the fragmentary nature of the sources available and aware of the limitations of the presented cases, the story of the founding of two small hospitals - Sant'Angelo of Capperina and Syrians Angelo Grande - which before the late fifteenth restructuring constituted significant piece of Messina welfare history: fate hospitals at the initiative of men engaged in the mercantile, that at some point in their lives, at different times and in different ways scenarios, engaged in the creation, promotion and management of a concrete work of charity . Particular attention is given to the context in which they acted promoters of welfare initiatives, the way in which hospitals were founded, the economic practices to provide, improve,
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)1-22
Number of pages22
Volume17, 1 (2016)
Publication statusPublished - 2016

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