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Matthew Parker and the Practice of Church History

Madeline McMahon

in Confessionalisation and Erudition in Early Modern Europe: An Episode in the History of the Humanities

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780197266601
eISBN:
9780191896057
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266601.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

The Elizabethan archbishop of Canterbury Matthew Parker is best known for his efforts to collect medieval manuscripts, which had changed hands or been repurposed after the Dissolution of the ... More


Suffering and Consolation in Late Medieval Mysticism

Ronald K. Rittgers

in The Reformation of Suffering: Pastoral Theology and Lay Piety in Late Medieval and Early Modern Germany

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199795086
eISBN:
9780199950171
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199795086.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter examines yet another body of consolation literature that was available to the late medieval clergy as they ministered to suffering Christians: works of mysticism. The chapter discusses ... More


Sexual Desire, Divine Desire; Or, Queering the Beguines

Amy Hollywood

in Toward a Theology of Eros: Transfiguring Passion at the Limits of Discipline

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823226351
eISBN:
9780823236718
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823226351.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Theology

A number of literary and cultural scholars have recently turned to texts by or about women to uncover possible homoeroticism within the metaphoric structures of women's ... More


King of the Romans

John B. Freed

in Frederick Barbarossa: The Prince and the Myth

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780300122763
eISBN:
9780300221169
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300122763.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter first discusses the crowning of Frederick Barbarossa as king of the Romans in Aachen on 9 March 1152. The most striking thing about Frederick's election and coronation is the rapidity ... More


Witchcraft Trials’ Processes and Extralegal Prosecution of Witchcraft: Complete Records

Valerie A. Kivelson and Christine D. Worobec (eds)

in Witchcraft in Russia and Ukraine, 1000-1900: A Sourcebook

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501750649
eISBN:
9781501750670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750649.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter investigates witchcraft trials' processes and extralegal prosecution of witchcraft in Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth and the Hetmanate, as well as in Muscovy and imperial Russia. ... More


Toward New Goals for Medical Education, 1830-1850

Thomas Neville Bonner

in Becoming a Physician: Medical Education in Great Britain, France, Germany, and the United States, 1750-1945

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062984
eISBN:
9780197560174
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062984.003.0011
Subject:
Education, History of Education

The years around 1830, as just described, were a turning point in the movement to create a more systematic and uniform approach to the training of doctors. For the next quarter-century, a battle ... More


The Clinical Impulse and the National Response, 1780-1830

Thomas Neville Bonner

in Becoming a Physician: Medical Education in Great Britain, France, Germany, and the United States, 1750-1945

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062984
eISBN:
9780197560174
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062984.003.0008
Subject:
Education, History of Education

As the previous chapters have suggested, striking changes in medical education had occurred by 1800 in nearly every Western country. In particular, the movement toward practical training in medical ... More


Science and Medical Study: Early Nineteenth Century

Thomas Neville Bonner

in Becoming a Physician: Medical Education in Great Britain, France, Germany, and the United States, 1750-1945

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062984
eISBN:
9780197560174
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062984.003.0009
Subject:
Education, History of Education

The strong utilitarian impulse to make medical training more practical— the subject of the last chapter—coincided in time with a growing understanding of the human body. Indeed, the remarkable ... More


Biblical Exegesis and Early Modern Legal History in Calvin’s Mosaic Harmony

Barbara Pitkin

in Calvin, the Bible, and History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190093273
eISBN:
9780190093303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190093273.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

The chapter examines John Calvin’s commentary on Exodus through Deuteronomy (1563) through the lens of sixteenth-century historical jurisprudence, exemplified in the works of Calvin’s contemporaries ... More


Epilogue

Stefan Bauer

in The Invention of Papal History: Onofrio Panvinio between Renaissance and Catholic Reform

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780198807001
eISBN:
9780191844799
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807001.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

The Epilogue provides thoughts on the development of ecclesiastical historiography after c.1580. Catholics published relatively few works on church history during this period; this was largely ... More


Lutheran Resistance Resources

Michael P. DeJonge

in Bonhoeffer’s Reception of Luther

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198797906
eISBN:
9780191839252
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198797906.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Theology

It has been common to assert that Martin Luther was, and theological ethics in the Lutheran tradition characteristically are, subservient to political authority, as assertion that has found ... More


The Origins of Quedlinburg

Sarah Greer

in Commemorating Power in Early Medieval Saxony: Writing and Rewriting the Past at Gandersheim and Quedlinburg

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780198850137
eISBN:
9780191884580
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198850137.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

The foundation of a new convent at Quedlinburg fundamentally altered the history of Saxon female monasticism. However, the early years of the convent, from its establishment in 936 down to the ... More


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