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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 201–226.
Published: 01 May 2018
... the Wallachian rulers can be reconstructed in the space between Eastern and Western religious and political realities. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 medieval Wallachia conversion political allegiance Greek Orthodoxy Roman Catholicism...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (3): 485–511.
Published: 01 September 2016
... soon after, when the Teachers of divers sorts of Philosophy became Christians, they endeavour’d to adorn it with the Rules and Doctrines of their several Sects [de regelen hunner leeringen]; to which the Jews, Greeks, and others added the Ceremonies of their...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (1): 163–186.
Published: 01 January 2014
... Michel de Montaigne and Pierre Charron, gener- ated by the sixteenth-­century revival of the Greek Pyrrhonian movement. Put simply, these “skeptics” challenged the certainty of knowledge and any kind of dogmatism — religious or scientific.32 The seventeenth-­century lib- ertins included figures...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (3): 493–515.
Published: 01 September 2003
... words of the ancient gods of the Greeks and the Romans, or by the Word of the Christian God? Fourth and Žnally , who could lay claim to the true, divinely created universality of Greekness within the Roman oikoumene? In other words, who was the true heir of Greekness within Rome, and who could...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (3): 471–492.
Published: 01 September 2003
..., but from that moment on it never looked back. 2 Theodoret of Cyrrhus, another neglected writer, this time of the Žfth century, 3 countered with works including a Compendium ofHereti- cal Fables and a “Remedy” for the Affectiones of the “Greeks, ” or pagans; for as I shall suggest...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 197–217.
Published: 01 January 2007
.... Anglicanism and Orthodoxy: 300 Years after the “Greek College” in Oxford. Oxford: Peter Lang, 2006. 565 pp.; 13 plates. $102.95. Cornett / New Books across the Disciplines  209 Fitzpatrick, Elizabeth, and Raymond Gillespie, eds. The Parish in Medieval and Early Modern...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (3): 469–491.
Published: 01 September 2007
... — accessible to its holy men such as hesychasts, and the city’s true illumination. It is as though Par- tonopeu’s torch, crusader discovery, quenches that greater light, unknown to 476  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 37.3 / 2007 them, and removes from Byzantium — to use the Greek word...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 7–35.
Published: 01 January 2010
... better forgotten, if the study of medieval drama still wants to oppose everything in Chambers that offends its own Victorian orthodoxies. It turned a blind eye long ago to Hardison’s blasphemy: some of what most chagrined him about The Mediaeval Stage was after all a “historical method” not...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (3): 559–592.
Published: 01 September 2010
... apparently encompasses the materialist philosophy of the Greek atomist Epicurus, a philosophy turned into powerful Latin poetry by Lucretius in De rerum natura. But in the Latin work of systematic theology that remained unpublished in his lifetime, De Doctrina Christiana (first published in 1825...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (1): 95–112.
Published: 01 January 2014
... scholastic con- ception of what understanding consists in — not least the models of system- atized Roman law and canon law, and systematic aspirations in classical Greek and Hellenistic philosophy — there is one consideration that stands out from all others in terms of importance: Christian doctrinal...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (1): 119–145.
Published: 01 January 2008
... her faith according to the Greek law.”33 This wedding may also have left its mark on the Treasury. Weddings were expensive affairs anyway, but the exorbitant cost of this wedding, if accurately reported in the inventory, must have put a pinch on finances for quite some time afterward. It is...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (2): 219–245.
Published: 01 May 2013
... facto endorsement of Lollard critiques of contem- porary piety. The lack of on-­going vernacular theological writing on the topic made these practices all the more important, since they demonstrated and reinforced orthodoxy through sight and touch.85 Their acceptance and continuation, even in the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (2): 347–371.
Published: 01 May 2010
...- poral continuum. This latter function is something of a medieval and early modern innovation; in classical discussions of Janus, he is very specifically a Roman god.36 In the Thre Bokes, the Judaeo-Christian tradition is connected through Janus to Greek history and mythology, the Greeks are...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (2): 269–305.
Published: 01 May 2012
... the specific historical meanings of a common human preoccupation — that is, the creation of chilling partnerships between death and virginity. Imaginings of “Death and the Maiden” have a long lineage in Western civilizations. Greeks spoke of the maiden Persephone, abducted by Hades and made...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 301–340.
Published: 01 May 2018
... reassert orthodoxy and determine truths of theology and moral teaching In both Pecock and the annotations of Batman, the discipline of discretio spirituum is understood predominantly as the innate capacity of rational judgment in all individuals that enables the distinction between sound and false...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (3): 455–483.
Published: 01 September 2016
... current struggles in theology, ecclesiology, and poli- tics. One can think of the role of Augustine (so massively prominent in Cal- vin’s Institutes) or of the Greek theologians who offered positions from the heart of Christian tradition with which a dominant Augustinianism could be challenged, over...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (1): 189–207.
Published: 01 January 2016
... Medieval Library, vol. 37. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2015. xxiv, 577 pp. $29.95. [First trans- lation into any language of the twelfth-­century paraphrase of the Iliad. Greek verse text with facing-­page English verse translation.] 2. Reference Adams, Reginald H., ed. and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 645–666.
Published: 01 September 2014
.... Corpus Fontium Historiae Byzantinae, vol. 94. Dumbarton Oaks Texts, vol. 12. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks, (2010) 2014. xxii, 592 pp. Paper $40.00. [Greek text with facing-­page English translation.] Luther, Martin. “On the Freedom of a Christian,” with Related Texts [Trac- tatus de libertate...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (3): 599–621.
Published: 01 September 2013
..., which invited constant discussion from the ancient Greeks to the Encyclopédie and beyond.80 Arguments over the relationship between poli- tics and related disciplines (such as civil science, practical philosophy, and law) and between the liberal and mechanical arts are especially relevant for...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (1): 113–133.
Published: 01 January 2014
... and Early Modern Studies / 44.1 / 2014 and burden of Observation.”38 In short, insufficient concerted effort had been devoted to the exercise, Greek philosophers not realizing that in the first age of the world the human mind had been disabled from establishing the true natures of things by...