Lady Margaret Beaufort and her Professors of Divinity at Cambridge: 1502 to 1649

Lady Margaret Beaufort and her Professors of Divinity at Cambridge: 1502 to 1649

by Patrick Collinson, Richard Rex, Graham Stanton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521533104

ISBN-13: 9780521533102

Pub. Date: 03/01/2003

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Three leading scholars examine one of the oldest professorships, the Lady Margaret's Chair of Divinity at the University of Cambridge. Graham Stanton, current holder, writes an introduction considering theology at Cambridge before 1502 and after 1649. In two subsequent chapters (delivered as lectures at an event in March 2002 to celebrate the five-hundredth…  See more details below

Overview

Three leading scholars examine one of the oldest professorships, the Lady Margaret's Chair of Divinity at the University of Cambridge. Graham Stanton, current holder, writes an introduction considering theology at Cambridge before 1502 and after 1649. In two subsequent chapters (delivered as lectures at an event in March 2002 to celebrate the five-hundredth anniversary of the Chair), Richard Rex offers an account of the establishment of the Professorship in 1502 and Patrick Collinson addresses the extent to which early incumbents were involved in the religious and political turmoil of the era.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521533102
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/01/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
104
Product dimensions:
4.84(w) x 7.32(h) x 0.35(d)

Table of Contents

Frontispiece; 1. Introduction Graham Stanton; 2. Lady Margaret Beaufort and her Professorship: 1502 to 1559 Richard Rex; 3. Some Lady Margaret's Professors from 1559 to 1649 Patrick Collinson; 4. Appendix.

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