The Oxford Handbook of the Protestant Reformations

Hardcover | January 14, 2017

EditorUlinka Rublack

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This is the first Handbook of the Reformations to include global Protestantism, and the most comprehensive Handbook on the development of Protestant practices which has been published so far. The volume brings together international scholars in the fields of theology, intellectual thought, andsocial and cultural history. Contributions focus on key themes, such as Martin Luther or the Swiss reformations, offering an up-to-date perspective on current scholarly debates, but they also address many new themes at the cutting edge of scholarship, with particularly emphasis on the history ofemotions, the history of knowledge, and global history.This new approach opens up fresh perspectives onto important questions: how did Protestant ways of conceiving the divine shape everyday life, ideas of the feminine or masculine, commercial practices, politics, notions of temporality, or violence? The aim of this Handbook is to bring to life thevitality of Reformation ideas. In these ways, the Handbook stresses that the Protestant Reformations in all their variety, and with their important "radical " wings, must be understood as one of the lasting long-term historical transformations which changed Europe and, subsequently, significantparts of the world.

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This is the first Handbook of the Reformations to include global Protestantism, and the most comprehensive Handbook on the development of Protestant practices which has been published so far. The volume brings together international scholars in the fields of theology, intellectual thought, andsocial and cultural history. Contributions ...

Ulinka Rublack is a Professor at the University of Cambridge and has published widely on early modern European history as well as approaches to history. She has edited, most recently, The Oxford Concise Companion to History (2011). Her monographs include The Astronomer and the Witch: Johannes Kepler's Fight for his Mother (2015); Refor...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:832 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0 inPublished:January 14, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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1. Ulinka Rublack: IntroductionPart I: The New Theology2. Christopher Ocker: Explaining Evil and Grace3. Alec Ryrie: The Nature of Spiritual Experience4. Robin Barnes: Reforming Time5. Glenn Burgess: Political ObediencePart II: Geographies and Varieties of the Reformations6. Graeme Murdoch: Geographies of the Protestant Reformation7. Howard Louthan: The Bohemian Reformations8. Thomas Kaufmann: Luther and Lutheranism9. Randolph Head: The Swiss Reformations: Movements, Settlements, and Re-Imagination, 1520-172010. C. Scott Dixon: The Radicals11. Mack P. Holt: Calvin and Reformed Protestantism12. Felicity Heal: The English, Scottish and Irish Reformations13. Philip Soergel: Protestantism in the Age of Catholic Renewal14. Andrew Gow and Jeremy Fradkin: Protestantism and non-Christian Religions15. Howard Hotson: Outsiders, Dissenters and Competing Visions of Reform16. Ulrike Gleixner: Pietism17. Mark Haberlein: Protestantism Outside EuropePart III: Communicating the Reformations18. Andrew Pettegree: Print Workshops and Markets19. Helmut Puff: The Word20. Susan Karant Nunn: The Reformation of Liturgy21. Mark Greengrass: An "Epistolary Reformation ": The Role and Significance of Letters in the First Century of the Protestant ReformationPart IV: Sites, Institutions, and Society22. Michael Heyd: University Scholars of the Reformation23. Charlotte Methuen: Education and Understandings of Social Hierarchy24. Joel Harrington: Legal Courts25. Beat Kumin: Rural Society26. Guido Marnef: Civic Religions27. Ronald Asch: The European Nobilities and the ReformationPart V: Identities and Cultural Meanings of the Reformations28. Craig Koslofsky: Explaining Change29. Bridget Heal: Visual and Material Culture30. Christopher Boyd-Brown: Music31. Herman Roodenburg: The Body in the Reformations32. Kathleen M. Crowther: Sexual Difference33. Ute Lotz-Heumann: The Natural and Supernatural34. Christine R. Johnson: Commerce and Consumption35. Alisha Rankin: Natural PhilosophyPart VI: Assessing the Reformations36. Merry Wiesner-Hanks: Comparisons and Consequences in Global Perspective, 1500-175037. Bruce Gordon: History and Memory