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The Reformation in National Context

The Reformation in National Context

Bob Scribner, Kaspar von Greyerz, Mark Greengrass, Wiebe Bergsma, Patrick Collinson, Julian Goodare, Ole Peter Grell, Frantisek Kavka, Katalin Pete, Janusz Tazbir, Silvana Seidel Menchi, Henry Kamen
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  • Date Published: June 1994
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521409605

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  • This collection of essays by prominent historians of the Reformation explores the experience of religious reform in 'national context', discussing similarities and differences between the reform movements in a dozen different countries of sixteenth-century Europe. Each author provides an interpretative essay emphasising local peculiarities and national variants on the broader theme of the Reformation as a European phenomenon. The individual essays thus emphasise the local preconditions and limitations which encountered the Reformation as it spread from Germany into most of the countries of western and central Europe. Together they present a picture of the many-sided nature of the Reformation as it grew up in each 'national context', both in countries where the Reformation was strikingly successful and where it failed to make an impact.

    • A further volume in the sequence of pioneering studies edited by Porter and Teich, now joined by the noted Reformation scholar Bob Scribner
    • The first volume to discuss the Reformation by making comparisons between its progress or lack of it in various European countries
    • Contains essays written by some of the leading Reformation scholars of the day
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    • Date Published: June 1994
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521409605
    • length: 248 pages
    • dimensions: 229 x 152 x 14 mm
    • weight: 0.37kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Introduction Bob Scribner
    1. Germany Bob Scribner
    2. Switzerland Kaspar von Greyerz
    3. France Mark Greengrass
    4. The Low Countries Wiebe Bergsma
    5. England Patrick Collinson
    6. Scotland Julian Goodare
    7. Scandinavia Ole Peter Grell
    8. Bohemia Frantisek Kavka
    9. Hungary Katalin Peter
    10. Poland Janusz Tazbir
    11. Italy Silvana Seidel Menchi
    12. Spain Henry Kamen
    13. A comparative overview.

  • Editors

    Robert Scribner, University of Cambridge

    Roy Porter, Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, London

    Mikulas Teich, University of Cambridge

    Contributors

    Bob Scribner, Kaspar von Greyerz, Mark Greengrass, Wiebe Bergsma, Patrick Collinson, Julian Goodare, Ole Peter Grell, Frantisek Kavka, Katalin Pete, Janusz Tazbir, Silvana Seidel Menchi, Henry Kamen

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