A Companion to Job in the Middle Ages

Edited by Franklin T. Harkins and Aaron Canty

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€199,00
$258.00
ISBN13: 
9789004324435
E-ISBN: 
9789004329645
Publication Date: 
November 2016
Format: 
Hardback
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ISSN: 
1871-6377
Volume: 
73

Ronnie Po-chia Hsia (Penn State University)

A survey of the latest scholarship on Catholic missions between the 16th and 18th centuries, this collection of fourteen essays offers a global view of the organization, finances, personnel, and history of Catholic missions to the Americas, Africa, and Asia.
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Volume: 
80
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004349940
Expected: 
November 2017
€190,00
$219.00

Hugh Feiss (Monastery of the Ascension)
Juliet Mousseau (Aquinas Institute of Theology)

The authors trace the history of the abbey, but focuses on the canons’ life and ministry, theology, biblical exegesis during the twelfth century, concluding with an examination of reception of Victorine scholarship in the later Middle Ages.
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Volume: 
79
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004287747
Expected: 
October 2017
€238,00
$274.00

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...
Series: 
Volume: 
78
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004310131
E-ISBN: 
9789004340756
Publication date: 
March 2017
€219,00
$252.00

Edited by 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
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004226210
E-ISBN: 
9789004338562
Publication date: 
April 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).
Series: 
Volume: 
76
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004183551
E-ISBN: 
9789004337978
Publication date: 
February 2017
€179,00
$207.00

Matthias Riedl (Central European University)

This is an extensive introduction to Joachim of Fiore's life, works, and legacy of this medieval abbot and apocalyptic seer, who predicted the perfection of humankind in a future Third Age of the Holy Spirit.
Series: 
Volume: 
75
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004201637
Expected: 
November 2017
€199,00
$230.00

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
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004222649
E-ISBN: 
9789004331464
Publication date: 
November 2016
€204,00
$264.00

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.
Series: 
Volume: 
72
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004301023
E-ISBN: 
9789004316355
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
E-ISBN: 
9789004315396
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.
Series: 
Volume: 
70
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004299856
E-ISBN: 
9789004315280
Publication date: 
April 2016
€169,00
$202.00

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