Medieval Theology of Work: Peter Damian and the Medieval Religious Renewal Movement / Edition 1

Medieval Theology of Work: Peter Damian and the Medieval Religious Renewal Movement / Edition 1

by P. Ranft
     
 

ISBN-10: 1403968470

ISBN-13: 9781403968470

Pub. Date: 04/01/2006

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US

This study addresses the need to learn what medieval thinkers had to say about the concept of work by examining the thought of Peter Damian and numerous other religious leaders and groups of the High Middle Ages for evidence of their contributions, deepening our understanding of this concept.

Overview

This study addresses the need to learn what medieval thinkers had to say about the concept of work by examining the thought of Peter Damian and numerous other religious leaders and groups of the High Middle Ages for evidence of their contributions, deepening our understanding of this concept.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403968470
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date:
04/01/2006
Series:
The New Middle Ages Series
Edition description:
2006
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction PART ONE: THE FOUNDATION: EARLY CHRISTIAN THEOLOGIES OF WORK Early Christian Attitudes toward Work PART TWO: THE FRAMEWORK: PETER DAMIAN'S CONTRIBUTIONS The Eleventh-Century World of Peter Damian Damian's Social Theology Damian's Apostolate: Theology of Work in Action PART THREE: THE COMPLETED EDIFICE: MEDIEVAL MONASTIC MOVEMENT Regular Canons The Cistercians Women and Other Reformers The Mendicants The Epilogue

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