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Forgiveness and Christianity

Jeffrie G. Murphy

in Getting Even: Forgiveness and Its Limits

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195178555
eISBN:
9780199850129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195178555.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter provides an exploration on the manners by which a Christian perspective can affect one's thinking and own judgment on forgiveness positively or negatively. First, it examines a number of ... More


The Variety of Therapeutics

Paul U. Unschuld

in What Is Medicine?: Western and Eastern Approaches to Healing

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520257658
eISBN:
9780520944701
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520257658.003.0052
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

This chapter provides detailed information on the variety of therapeutics available over the years. The influence of the Christian worldview had already been encouraging a religious healing for ... More


Just after Breakfast on Sunday, October 23, 4004 b.c.: Fundamentalist Literalism and Creation “Science”

J. David Pleins

in When the Great Abyss Opened: Classic and Contemporary Readings of Noah's Flood

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199733637
eISBN:
9780199852505
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199733637.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

Although taking the Genesis story literally may bring about certain problems, there are some facts about evolution and nature that may serve as instruments in coming up with an altogether different ... More


Turning-Point (1570–1600)

JONATHAN I. ISRAEL

in European Jewry in the Age of Mercantilism 1550–1750

Published in print:
1985
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198219286
eISBN:
9780191678332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198219286.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

When the Jews were allowed to return to central and western Europe, the trends which were prevalent across the west of Poland from the 1570s were to experience a crucial shift. Such represented a ... More


Didacticism and the Christian Community: The Teachers and the Taught

Clare A. Lees (ed.)

in Old English Literature: Critical Essays

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300091397
eISBN:
9780300129113
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300091397.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, Anglo-Saxon / Old English Literature

This chapter examines how constructions of the Anglo-Saxon self were promoted through the teaching of Christian doctrine in homilies and letters, mainly in the work of Aelfric. It suggests that ... More


Recalled to Life: From the ‘Protestant Ethic’ to ‘Economy and Society’ and the World Religions

Peter Ghosh

in Max Weber and The Protestant Ethic: Twin Histories

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780198702528
eISBN:
9780191772214
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198702528.003.0012
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Ideas

This chapter examines the connections between the PE and ‘Economy and Society’. It considers how Ernst Troeltsch's publication of his great work on the Social Teachings of the Christian Churches in ... More


Illegitimacy and the Making of Medieval Dynasties c.900–c.1050

Sara McDougall

in Royal Bastards: The Birth of Illegitimacy, 800-1230

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198785828
eISBN:
9780191827631
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785828.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the succession in the Ottonian, Capetian, and Anglo-Saxon dynasties of the tenth and eleventh centuries. As it demonstrates, mothers and maternal lineage would play if anything ... More


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