A Companion to Alexander Literature in the Middle Ages

Edited by Z. David Zuwiyya

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€163,00
$201.00
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ISBN13: 
9789004183452
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9789004211933
Publication Date: 
July 2011
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Hardback
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1871-6377
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29

Edited by Robert A. Maryks

In A Companion to Jesuit Mysticism, Robert A. Maryks provides thirteen unique essays discussing the Jesuit mystical tradition, a somewhat neglected aspect of Jesuit historiography that stretches as far back as the order’s co-founder, Ignatius of Loyola, his spiritual visions at Manresa, and...
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Volume: 
78
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004310131
Expected: 
March 2017
€219,00
$252.00

Wendy R. Terry and Robert Stauffer

There existed no English-language scholarly introduction to Marguerite Porete or The Mirror of Simple Souls until now. Current interest in both and the implications her book has on medieval scholarship make a collection such as this companion ideal.
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Volume: 
77
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004226210
Expected: 
March 2017
€220,00
$253.00

Edited by Marsha L. Dutton

The contributors explore the life, thought, and works of Aelred, 12th-century Cistercian abbot of Rievaulx Abbey, his sermons, spirituality, and histories and highlight their principal themes (e.g., friendship, community, lay spirituality, and saints’ lives).
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Volume: 
76
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004183551
Publication date: 
November 2016
€179,00
$207.00

Edited by Michiel Decaluwe, Thomas M. Izbicki and Gerald Christianson

The Council of Basel (1431-1449) tried defending the faith and reforming the Church. In conflict with Pope Eugenius IV over supreme ecclesiastical power, it attempted his deposition. The ensuing struggle only ended when Basel closed under pressure from the princes.
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Volume: 
74
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004222649
Publication date: 
November 2016
€204,00
$264.00

Franklin T. Harkins and Aaron Canty

A Companion to Job in the Middle Ages provides a thorough introduction to the wide range of interpretations of Job produced in the medieval Christian West, from those in exegetical and theological works to those in poetry and art.
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Volume: 
73
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004324435
Publication date: 
November 2016
€199,00
$258.00

Edited by Amy Nelson Burnett and Emidio Campi

A Companion to the Swiss Reformation presents the varied form taken by the Protestant Reformation in Switzerland over the course of the sixteenth century, highlighting regional differences as well as consequences for the Swiss Confederation as a whole.
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Volume: 
72
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004301023
Publication date: 
July 2016
€197,00
$255.00

Edited by Charles F. Briggs and Peter S. Eardley

In A Companion to Giles of Rome, Charles Briggs, Peter Eardley, and seven other leading specialists provide an indispensable guide to the thought, works, life, and legacy of one of the later Middle Ages most important scholastic philosophers and theologians.
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Volume: 
71
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315365
Publication date: 
August 2016
€154,00
$185.00

Edited by Keith Sisson and Atria A. Larson

A guide to key aspects of the development of the ideology of the papacy and papal institutions c.1050-1500.
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Volume: 
70
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004299856
Publication date: 
April 2016
€169,00
$202.00

Edited by John P. Bequette

A Companion to Medieval Christian Humanism explores Christian humanism in the writings of key medieval thinkers. It explores questions pertaining to human dignity, the human person’s place in the cosmos, and the educational ideals involved in shaping the human person.
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Volume: 
69
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004248458
Publication date: 
April 2016
€199,00
$258.00

Edited by Raymond A. Mentzer and Bertrand Van Ruymbeke

This volume offers an encompassing portrait of the Huguenots, among the best known of early modern religious minorities. It investigates the principal lines of historical development and suggests the interpretative frameworks that scholars have advanced for understanding the Huguenot experience.
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Volume: 
68
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004310353
E-ISBN: 
9789004310377
Publication date: 
February 2016
€229,00
$297.00

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