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Michael F. Graham
This work examines the social impact of Reformed protestantism through a study of the workings of the network of disciplinary courts created in Scotland during the second half of the sixteenth century.
Willem van 't Spijker, translated by John Vriend and Lyle D. Bierma
Andrew Colin Gow
The German legend of the Red Jews, a medieval conflation of the Ten Lost Tribes of Israel with the biblical destroyers Gog and Magog, articulated throughout the Middle Ages and well into the sixteenth century a fundamentally antisemitic strain of popular apocalypticism. This undigested piece of ...
Edited by Peter A. Dykema and Heiko A. Oberman
In forty-one essays eminent historians of culture, religion, and social history redefine and redirect the debate regarding the scope and impact of European anticlericalism during the period 1300-1700. The meaning of reform and resentment is here clearly articulated.
Silvana Seidel Menchi
This innovative study makes a major contribution to our understanding of sixteenth-century Italian and European history in two important areas: the reception of Erasmus and the social dimensions of the Reformation.
This book conveys the life and thought of Hans Denck (1500-1527), the contemplative genius of the Anabaptist movement, and examines the inner dynamics of his spirituality: its medieval context, its mystic content, and its Jewish roots. The author translates into English Denck's theological ...
This book retraces the life and work of Julius Pflug (1499-1564). Its interest is twofold: first, it allows us to survey the progress of the Lutheran Reformation, which Catholic apologists such as Pflug, Gropper, Witzel were unable to stop; secondly, as Pflug became entangled in all the ...
Shlomo Berger, University of Amsterdam
Producing Redemption in Amsterdam offers an analysis of Yiddish early modern paratexts and subsequently a history of Yiddish printed books.
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