Heresy in Transition: Transforming Ideas of Heresy in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

Heresy in Transition: Transforming Ideas of Heresy in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

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ISBN-13: 9781409479543
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Ltd
Publication date: 06/28/2013
Series: Catholic Christendom, 1300-1700
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 3 MB

About the Author

Ian Hunter is a professor at the Centre for the History of European Discourses, University of Queensland, Australia. John Christian Laursen is a professor in the Political Science Department, University of California, Riverside, USA. Cary J. Nederman is a professor in the Department of Political Science, Texas A&M University, USA.

Ian Hunter, John Christian Laursen, Cary J. Nederman, Paul Antony Hayward, Sabina Flanagan, Constant J. Mews, Takashi Shogimen, Thomas A. Fudge, Craig D'Alton, Conal Condren, Thomas Ahnert, Gisela Schlüter, Sandra Pott.


Table of Contents

Contents: Introduction, Ian Hunter, John Christian Laursen and Cary J. Nederman; Before the coming of popular heresy: the rhetoric of heresy in English historiography, c. 700–1154, Paul Antony Hayward; Heresy, madness and possession in the High Middle Ages, Sabina Flanagan; Accusation of heresy and error in the 12th-century schools: the witness of Gerhoh of Reichersberg and Otto of Freising, Constant J. Mews; William of Ockham and conceptions of heresy, c.1250–c.1350, Takashi Shogimen; A heretic hiding in plain sight: the secret history of Marsiglio of Padua's Defensor Pacis in the thought of Nicole Oresme, Cary J. Nederman; Seduced by the theologians: Aeneas Sylvius and the Hussite heretics, Thomas A. Fudge; Heresy hunting and clerical reform: William Warham, John Colet, and the Lollards of Kent, 1511–12, Craig D'Alton; Curtailing the office of the priest: two 17th-century views of the causes and functions of heresy, Conal Condren; Historicizing heresy in the early German enlightenment: 'orthodox' and 'enthusiast' variants, Thomas Ahnert; What is impartiality? Arnold on Spinoza, Mosheim on Servetus, John Christian Laursen; Thomasius on the toleration of heresy, Ian Hunter; Exporting heresiology: translations and revisions of Pluquet's Dictionnaire des hérésies, Gisela Schlüter; Radical heretics, martyrs, or witnesses of truth? The Albigenses in ecclesiastical history and literature (1550–1850), Sandra Pott; Index of names.


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