Traits of positive and negative discrimination of the Copts in medieval Egypt as described by the "History of the Patriarchs of Alexandria"

Anastasia M. Ivanova
2019 Scrinium  
AbstractIn the course of the Middle Ages, the Copts experienced a variety of drastic changes in the attitude of Muslim rulers towards them, from confidence to disgrace. The latter included not only the increasingly rigorous tax policies, but also social and domestic constraints.
doi:10.1163/18177565-00160a04 fatcat:yseuoxgt2ncsxlyr6zegfmf5ae