Jesuit Studies

Modernity through the Prism of Jesuit History

Edited by Robert A. Maryks, Boston College

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2214-3289
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Edited by Kyle B. Roberts and Stephen R. Schloesser, S.J.

In Restored Jesuits, Women Religious, American Experience, 1814-2014, Kyle Roberts and Stephen Schloesser, S.J., bring together new scholarship that explores the work and experiences of Jesuits and their women religious collaborators in North America over two centuries.
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Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340282
Expected: 
August 2017
€192,00
$222.00

Víctor M. Fernández, Jorge de Torres, Andreu Martínez d’Alòs-Moner and Carlos Cañete

This book presents an archaeological and architectonic study of the 17th century Jesuit constructions in Ethiopia, which played an important role in the missionary activity. Its comprehensive study gathers and preserves the splendor of these endangered ruins for future generations.
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Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004282322
Expected: 
July 2017
€165,00
$190.00

Michael F. Lombardo

In Founding Father, Michael F. Lombardo provides the first critical biography of John J. Wynne, S.J. (1859-1948), founding editor of the Catholic Encyclopedia and America, and vice-postulator for the canonization causes of the Jesuit Martyrs of North America and Kateri Tekakwitha.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004301146
E-ISBN: 
9789004304529
Publication date: 
April 2017
€136,00
$157.00

Edited and translated by Spencer J. Weinreich

The sixteenth-century Spanish Jesuit Pedro de Ribadeneyra’s Ecclesiastical History of the Schism of the Kingdom of England is a lively, polemical Catholic account of the English Reformation, translated into English for the first time by Spencer J. Weinreich.
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Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004323957
E-ISBN: 
9789004323964
Publication date: 
March 2017
€220,00
$253.00

Kathleen M. Comerford

In Jesuit Foundations and Medici Power, 1532-1621 Kathleen M. Comerford traces the rise of the Medici Grand Dukes and three Jesuit colleges in Tuscany. The book focuses on church/state cooperation in an age in which both institutions underwent significant changes.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004284517
E-ISBN: 
9789004300576
Publication date: 
October 2016
€142,00
$170.00

Edited by Robert Aleksander Maryks

The volume theme is the distinctiveness of Jesuits and their ministries. It explores the quidditas Jesuitica, or the specifically Jesuit way(s) of proceeding in which Jesuits and their colleagues operated from historical, geographical, social, and cultural perspectives. Thanks to generous support...
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004313347
E-ISBN: 
9789004313354
Publication date: 
May 2016
€126,00
$163.00

Tang Kaijian

Drawing on Chinese and European sources, this book offers a unique insight into Macau’s role in the history of the Jesuit missions and the Catholic Church in China.
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004305519
E-ISBN: 
9789004305526
Publication date: 
November 2015
€140,00
$181.00

D. Scott Hendrickson, SJ

In Jesuit Polymath of Madrid D. Scott Hendrickson offers an account of the life and literary enterprise of Juan Eusebio Nieremberg (1595-1658), who drew from his formation in the Jesuit Order to engage the cultural currents of seventeenth-century Spain.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004293519
E-ISBN: 
9789004295445
Publication date: 
May 2015
€114,00
$145.00

Thierry Meynard, SJ

Thierry Meynard examines how the Jesuits in China came to understand the Confucian tradition, and how they offered the first complete translation of the Lunyu in the West, in the Confucius Sinarum Philosophus (Confucius, the Philosopher of China, 1687).
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289772
E-ISBN: 
9789004289789
Publication date: 
May 2015
€168,00
$214.00

Andreu Martínez d'Alòs-Moner

In Envoys of A Human God Andreu Martínez offers an insightful study of the Jesuit mission to Christian Ethiopia. The work combines different approaches –cultural-historical, political and sociological– and draws from a multiplicity of sources, from archival research to archaeology.
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Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289147
E-ISBN: 
9789004289154
Publication date: 
April 2015
€152,00
$207.00

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