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Conclusion

A. M. C. Casiday

in Tradition and Theology in St John Cassian

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780199297184
eISBN:
9780191711381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199297184.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This concluding chapter begins with a discussion of John Cassian's writings. It is argued that Cassian's works are relevant to the study of monasticism, in both the East and West, and to the host of ... More


Monastic theology in fifth‐century southern Gaul

A. M. C. Casiday

in Tradition and Theology in St John Cassian

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780199297184
eISBN:
9780191711381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199297184.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This chapter revisits the classic (and enormously influential) argument for Cassian's incompetence — Prosper's Against the Conferencer — and finds it seriously and irredeemably defective. It advances ... More


Terror and Pity: The Springs of Tragedy

Ronald Schechter

in A Genealogy of Terror in Eighteenth-Century France

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226499574
eISBN:
9780226499604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226499604.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

The positive emotional connotations of the word “terror” were enhanced by eighteenth-century theater criticism, which used the standard of terror when judging tragedies. Drawing (often loosely) on ... More


Led by the Spirit: Augustinian Responses to Pelagianism and Predestination

Thomas L. Humphries

in Ascetic Pneumatology from John Cassian to Gregory the Great

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199685035
eISBN:
9780191765537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199685035.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies, Theology

This chapter is the first of several which detail one pattern of the reception of Augustine which marks the 5th century. It argues that Pelagius offers something of an ascetic pneumatology, but that ... More


Raised in Our Care

in Apostles of Modernity: Saint-Simonians and the Civilizing Mission in Algeria

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804769099
eISBN:
9780804774727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804769099.003.0006
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter discusses the development of new cultural initiatives for pacifying the native populations. These initiatives included the creation of an urban zone of controlled cultural and economic ... More


Chronicle and Theology: Prosper of Aquitaine

R.A. Markus

in The Inheritance of Historiography 350–900

Published in print:
1986
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859892728
eISBN:
9781781380796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859892728.003.0004
Subject:
History, Historiography

This chapter explores the relationship between Prosper of Aquitaine and Pope Leo I. It explains that Prosper's influential historical text Chronicle was used by several writers such as Victorious of ... More


The Religion of the Engineers: Enfantin and the Saint-Simonians

Bruce Caldwell (ed.)

in Studies on the Abuse and Decline of Reason: Text and Documents

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226321097
eISBN:
9780226321127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226321127.003.0016
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

Less than a month after Saint-Simon's death, his friends and disciples constituted themselves into a formal association in order to realize the project of another journal that he had already ... More


Saint-Simonian Influence1

Bruce Caldwell (ed.)

in Studies on the Abuse and Decline of Reason: Text and Documents

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226321097
eISBN:
9780226321127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226321127.003.0017
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

It is not easy today to appreciate the immense stir that the Saint-Simonian movement caused for a couple of years, not only in France, but throughout Europe, or to gauge the extent of the influence ... More


The Spains of Paris, Mérimée, and Bizet’s Carmen

Michael Christoforidis

in Carmen and the Staging of Spain: Recasting Bizet's Opera in the Belle Epoque

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780195384567
eISBN:
9780190883508
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195384567.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Opera, Ethnomusicology, World Music

The Prelude briefly situates the creation of Carmen within a long tradition of Spanish entertainment in Paris, from its incarnation as a novella by Prosper Mérimée (in the 1840s) to the opera by ... More


A Historiographical Interlude

Jonathan D. Teubner

in Prayer after Augustine: A study in the development of the Latin tradition

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198767176
eISBN:
9780191821356
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198767176.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

The ‘Historiographical Interlude’ presents a brief overview of the cultural, social, and political changes that occur between Augustine’s death in 430 CE and Boethius’ earliest theological writings ... More


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