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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (1): 55–85.
Published: 01 January 2023
... of the church in the 1570s. Elizabethan ecclesiastical controversy in turn helped “invent” central features of avant-garde conformity by prompting Richard Hooker's use of Jewish precedent to stabilize the church from the 1580s onward. Mutual claims to the Hebrew doctors exposed disagreement over how...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (1): 149–178.
Published: 01 January 2023
...Thomas Roebuck The vocalized edition of the Mishnah (the ancient compilation of Jewish oral teachings) published in Amsterdam in 1646 has long been an object of fascination to scholars. The story of its creation at the confluence of Jewish publishing and Christian millenarian enthusiasm is well...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (3): 559–587.
Published: 01 September 2008
... impure women and Jewish men, and believed to be a carrier of the disease. The perceived threat of leprous blood to Christian bodily integrity was played out in atropaic social rituals and in widespread defamations against lepers, women, and Jews as devourers or cannibals. This study claims...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (1): 201–221.
Published: 01 January 2009
... two years. Many will be presented here before they are ordered and shelved by libraries. The topics for this issue include: Editions and translations Reference Biographical studies Mapping space Contact cultures Jewish studies Christian saints and professions Family and the everyday The marvelous...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (1): 87–116.
Published: 01 January 2023
... together by arguing that there are extensive connections between Lightfoot's contributions in the Westminster Assembly and his conclusions in the Horae . In doing so, it argues not only for the vitality and centrality of Jewish texts and learning to the history of the long Reformation, but also...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (3): 507–560.
Published: 01 September 2001
... “martyrdom,” in fact, emerged almost 150 years earlier, in a mid-thirteenth-century England that still had a Jewish community.2 Far from irrelevant, this histor- ical layering is central to the meaning of the tale that is now retold. For the dynamic that controls the Prioress’s Tale is created...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (1): 23–45.
Published: 01 January 2003
..., lin- gered in the imperial Christian imagination. Günter Stemberger, in his sur- vey of archaeological and literary remains of the late ancient holy land, has pointed out the predominance of Old Testament and Jewish figures in Chris- tian relic inventiones, and suggests that “a number of questions...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (3): 577–599.
Published: 01 September 2011
... in the Venetian parish of Santa Maria Formosa, seemed like a good Catholic to most of his neighbors. Gaspare — who celebrated Passover with Jewish friends in the Ghetto — not only attended Mass and occasionally made his confession but even served as a warden of his parish’s Confraternity of the Holy...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (1): 7–30.
Published: 01 January 2009
... especially, they have retained their force over the intervening centuries.1 For this reason, the comparison I am about to make may come as a surprise. Blood libel propaganda —  accusations of Jewish host desecration and ritual murder — is much less fre- quent in Iberia and surfaces much later than...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (1): 117–147.
Published: 01 January 2023
... how far the Orientall versions do agree with or disagree from the Originall.” 75 Moshe H. Goshen-Gottstein, “Foundations of Biblical Philology in the Seventeenth Century: Christian and Jewish Dimensions,” in Jewish Thought in the Seventeenth Century , ed. Isadore Twersky and Bernard Septimus...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 183–197.
Published: 01 January 2018
.... Crusades 7. Jewish studies 8. Saints and religious professions Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 48:1, January 2018 DOI 10.1215/10829636-4280900  © 2018 by Duke University Press 1. Editions and translations Bèze, Théodore de. Correspondance de...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (1): 175–188.
Published: 01 January 2022
.... Thanks go to David Aers and Sarah Beckwith for their collegial editorial contribution. The topics for this issue include: Editions and translations Catastrophe Narrative structures, lyric effects Architectural space Mapping geographical space Law and justice Jewish studies...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 January 2023
..., 1976), 231–38; Alastair Hamilton, “The English Interest in the Arabic-Speaking Christians,” in The “Arabick” Interest of the Natural Philosophers in Seventeenth-Century England , ed. G. A. Russel (Leiden: Brill, 1994), 30–53. 55 Achsah Guibbory, “The Church of England, Judaism, and the Jewish...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (2): 281–309.
Published: 01 May 2003
... to sound like kings. In fact, they sound like a particular king, Herod: their speech, allit- eration and all, is closely modeled on Herod’s in the cycle plays. It prefaces a Jewish theme in the play. After Aristorius and his clerk (Clericus) have spo- ken with the local priest (Presbiter...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (1): 189–207.
Published: 01 January 2016
... for their collegial editorial contribution. The topics for this issue include: 1. Editions and translations 2. Reference 3. Biographical studies 4. Medicine and science 5. Race and otherness 6. Jewish studies 7. Crusading 8. Theological...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (3): 621–644.
Published: 01 September 2007
... of difference 7. Jewish studies 8. Ritual 9. Courting and romance 10. Narrative structures, lyric effects 11. Experiencing nature and landscape 12. Visual culture Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 37:3, Fall 2007...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (2): 375–399.
Published: 01 May 2000
..., it accords with a whole Saunders / Circumcising Donne 381 set of medieval and early modern stereotypes with emasculatory and/or effeminizing overtones, including the notions that Jewish men menstruated, were capable of breast feeding, and liked to dress up as women...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (1): 165–174.
Published: 01 January 2001
... Jewishness as a religious marker of the convert and largely negated it in terms of social relations.3 Converts did not remain essentially Jews, a fact that differentiates medieval antijudaism or antisemitism from its modern variety.4 Many scholars, however, regard...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 609–615.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., and sentences. They helped the translators deter- mine which version of the text to follow, or even to devise their own conjec- tural emendations; to resolve internal contradictions, especially in narrative or prophetic sections; to understand the text’s relationship to its Jewish, early Christian...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (2): 435–455.
Published: 01 May 2011
... for their collegial editorial contribution. The topics for this issue include: 1. Editions and translations 2. Reference 3. Biographical studies 4. Church and reform 5. Mystics and monasteries 6. The body 7. Jewish studies 8. Cities and urban...