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The “Waning” of Reformed Monasticism

Steven Vanderputten

in Monastic Reform as Process: Realities and Representations in Medieval Flanders, 900-1100

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451713
eISBN:
9780801468117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451713.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter discusses the challenges facing the reformed communities in the latter decades of the eleventh century. Partly as a result of its own success, and partly because of shifting patronage, ... More


Setting the scene

Denise Tanner

in Managing the ageing experience: Learning from older people

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861348869
eISBN:
9781447302773
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861348869.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

This chapter focuses on the relevant policy context and the research methods and processes employed in the study. Specifically, it centers on social care policy by providing an outline of community ... More


Diverse Ways of Making a Difference

in Between Movement and Establishment: Organizations Advocating for Youth

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762106
eISBN:
9780804776295
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762106.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter looks across the three organizations of the Coleman Advocates for Children and Youth, the San Francisco Organizing Project, and the Oakland Community Organizations to understand how ... More


Quietness of conscience and contentment of heart

Jane Dawson

in John Knox

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780300114737
eISBN:
9780300214185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300114737.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter discusses how the revolutionary tracts penned by Knox and Goodman drove their congregation to utilize to the full their time in exile. The great missionary endeavour of Calvin and his ... More


Education behind Bars?: The Promise of the Maya Angelou Academy

James Forman

in Choosing the Future for American Juvenile Justice

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479816873
eISBN:
9781479863402
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479816873.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter provides three reasons for the failure to put education at the center of juvenile justice reform. First, much juvenile justice reform has been driven by lawyers. Second, juvenile justice ... More


Book Reviews

Joseph Perl

in Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 13: Focusing on the Holocaust and its Aftermath

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774600
eISBN:
9781800340701
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774600.003.0037
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter looks at ten book reviews. The first three reviews discuss books on the first Hebrew novel, the Kraków reformed Jewish community, and the politics of Polish Jewry. The next three reviews ... More


Scottish Masters in Huguenot Academies

Marie-Claude Tucker

in History of Universities: Volume XXIX / 2

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198803621
eISBN:
9780191842023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198803621.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Cultural History

This chapter discusses the role that Scottish philosophers played in France’s ten Huguenot academies. Modelled on the Geneva Academy, the academies' main purpose was the formation of pastors for the ... More


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