Picture of wind turbine against blue sky

Open Access research with a real impact...

The Strathprints institutional repository is a digital archive of University of Strathclyde research outputs.

The Energy Systems Research Unit (ESRU) within Strathclyde's Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering is producing Open Access research that can help society deploy and optimise renewable energy systems, such as wind turbine technology.

Explore wind turbine research in Strathprints

Explore all of Strathclyde's Open Access research content

The legacy of monastic hospitality: 1 The rule of Benedict and rise of western monastic hospitality

O'Gorman, Kevin D. (2006) The legacy of monastic hospitality: 1 The rule of Benedict and rise of western monastic hospitality. Hospitality Review, 8 (3). pp. 35-44. ISSN 1464-9101

[img]
Preview
PDF (strathprints004975.pdf)
strathprints004975.pdf

Download (477kB) | Preview

Abstract

In the first of two articles about the founding father of hospitality, Kevin O'Gorman looks at St Benedict's rule and its context of in the monastic orders. Contemporary hospitality operators will find themselves in a very familiar world.