Reform before the Reformation: Vincenzo Querini and the Religious Renaissance in Italy

Reform before the Reformation: Vincenzo Querini and the Religious Renaissance in Italy

by Stephen David Bowd, S. D. Bowd

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789004123793
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 12/20/2001
Series: Studies in Medieval and Reformation Traditions Series , #87
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 6.48(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.93(d)

About the Author

Stephen D. Bowd Ph.D. (1998) in History, University of Edinburgh, is Lecturer in History at Manchester Metropolitan University. He has published on humanism, prophecy, and church reform in Italy during the Renaissance.

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgements
List of Abbreviations

Introduction

1. The Contemplative in Action
2. Personal Reform: How to Be a Renaissance Hermit
3. Monastic Reform
4. Reform by Council
5. Reform by the Word and by the Sword
6. Prophecy and Reform
7. Catholicism and Reform

Conclusion

Appendix

Bibliography
Index

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