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Title:
The German Reformation : the essential readings
Author:
Dixon, C. Scott.
Publication Information:
Oxford, UK ; Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Publishers, 1999.
Physical Description:
288 pages ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780631208105

9780631208112
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Book

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Summary

Summary

This book provides key essays on the most recent interpretations of the German Reformation movement.


Author Notes

C. Scott Dixon studied history at St Andrews University, Scotland, and Cambridge University, England, where he completed a Ph.D. on Reformation history under the supervision of R.W. Scribner. His publications include The Reformation and Rural Society (1996). He lectures in European History at the Queen's University of Belfast.


Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
1 Introduction: Narratives of the German ReformationC. Scott Dixon
2 What was Preached in German Towns in the Early Reformation?Bernd Moeller
3 What was the Reformation Doctrine of Justification?Berndt Hamm
4 The Reformation of the Common Man, 1521-1542Thomas A. Brady Jr.
5 Reformation and the Communal SpiritPeter Blickle
6 The Reformation and the Modern Age, an attemptRichard Van Dulman
7 Forced Confessionalization? Prolegomena for a Theory of the Confessional AgeWolfgang Reinhard
8 Success and Failure in the German ReformationGerald Strauss
9 The Reformation, Popular Magic and the Disenchantment of the WorldRobert W. Scribner
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