Локальные исторические культуры и традиции историописания
This collection of articles, presenting results of a colloquim of the same title, is devoted to the study of history writing practices in multiple regions of Europe from Antiquity to the early Modern Times.
It is known that Old Rusian chronicles were not only extended, but also inetnsively edited by the newcoming generations of bookmen. Usually the reasons for editing of text are searched amongst the political circumstances of the time. However, changing approaches to actual theological questions could also be the cause of text evolution. One of such was the question of the nature of suffering, on which there existed at least two views — the one of the author of so-called Načalnyj Svod of the 1090ies, and the outher of the author of Pověst Vremennykh Lět.