The European Reformations (Second Edition)
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  • 472 Pages
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell Publishers
  • Publication Date: July 2009
  • ISBN: SLINDBCAEUROPEANREFORMATIONS9781405180672

The European Reformations (Second Edition)

Lindberg, Carter

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Publisher's Description

Combining seamless synthesis of original material with updated scholarship, The European Reformations 2nd edition, provides the most comprehensive and engaging textbook available on the origins and impacts of Europe's Reformations - and the consequences that continue to resonate today.

 

  • A fully revised and comprehensive edition of this popular introduction to the Reformations of the sixteenth century
  • Includes new sections on the Catholic Reformation, the Counter Reformation, the role of women, and the Reformation in Britain
  • Sets the origins of the movements in the context of late medieval social, economic and religious crises, carefully tracing its trajectories through the different religious groups
  • Succeeds in weaving together religion, politics, social forces, and the influential personalities of the time, in to one compelling story
  • Provides a variety of supplementary materials, including end-of-chapter suggestions for further reading, along with maps, illustrations, a glossary, and chronologies
  •  

    472 Pages
    Published July 2009

    About the Author

    Carter Lindberg is Professor Emeritus of Church History at Boston University School of Theology. Widely recognized as a leading authority on the Reformation, he is the author or editor of numerous books, including Love: A Brief History Through Western Christianity (2008), A Brief History of Christianity (2005), The Pietist Theologians (2004), The Reformation Theologians (2001), and The European Reformations Sourcebook (1999).

     

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    Publisher's Description

    Combining seamless synthesis of original material with updated scholarship, The European Reformations 2nd edition, provides the most comprehensive and engaging textbook available on the origins and impacts of Europe's Reformations - and the consequences that continue to resonate today.

     

  • A fully revised and comprehensive edition of this popular introduction to the Reformations of the sixteenth century
  • Includes new sections on the Catholic Reformation, the Counter Reformation, the role of women, and the Reformation in Britain
  • Sets the origins of the movements in the context of late medieval social, economic and religious crises, carefully tracing its trajectories through the different religious groups
  • Succeeds in weaving together religion, politics, social forces, and the influential personalities of the time, in to one compelling story
  • Provides a variety of supplementary materials, including end-of-chapter suggestions for further reading, along with maps, illustrations, a glossary, and chronologies
  •  

    472 Pages
    Published July 2009

    About the Author

    Carter Lindberg is Professor Emeritus of Church History at Boston University School of Theology. Widely recognized as a leading authority on the Reformation, he is the author or editor of numerous books, including Love: A Brief History Through Western Christianity (2008), A Brief History of Christianity (2005), The Pietist Theologians (2004), The Reformation Theologians (2001), and The European Reformations Sourcebook (1999).

     

    • Cover Type:
    • 472 Pages
    • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell Publishers
    • Publication Date: July 2009
    • ISBN: SLINDBCAEUROPEANREFORMATIONS9781405180672