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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 405–432.
Published: 01 May 2016
... scrutinizing the capabilities and costs of an intercessory ethic. William Shakespeare Measure for Measure logic of substitution intercessory speech and action justice and mercy • Bent Speech and Borrowed Selves...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 119–147.
Published: 01 January 2010
... hermeneutics, the literalism of the new approach, combined with the more complete merger of secular and divine power, often lent itself para- doxically to a form of substitution and even allegory, where one thing stands for another, as when Tyndale argues concerning the commandment to obey father...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (3): 479–504.
Published: 01 September 2000
... of descent. According to this theory, whole orders of characteristics (social and cultural as well as biological) could be explained in terms of primor- dial and intrinsic racial types suited to particular geographical zones or zoo- logical provinces and inherited biologically...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (1): 141–159.
Published: 01 January 2021
... of the restriction of the nuns physical mobility that was an aspect of enclosure; their use of mental means to violate the rule of physical immobility could, logically, qualify as a case of resistance. Ehrenschwendtner s resistance argument appears in her excellent 2009 article on the late medieval reformed...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (1): 91–123.
Published: 01 January 2003
... into sequential order. The few scholarly treatments of Foxe’s and Cranmer’s calendars have focused exclusively on their Protestant contents and ignored their shared sequentiality.2 Both calendars substitute new Protestant history and ritual for traditional observances. Foxe’s calendar omits the names...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (1): 173–196.
Published: 01 January 2004
... in which incest continues to haunt the story’s narrative logic well after Antiochus and his violated daughter have disappeared from view.1 Clare A. Lees takes up the Old English version as part of her consideration of desire and knowledge in Anglo-Saxon England. “What the Apollonius offers Anglo-Saxon...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 315–337.
Published: 01 May 2016
... and a miracle taking place in the present, and thus the play, too, participates in that folding, even as the conversion narrative seems to hold up a linear logic.14 The pastness of Christ’s death and resurrection literally and figuratively erupts into the Jews’ present, undercutting their own seemingly...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (3): 445–482.
Published: 01 September 2022
... of Christian Divinitie . 15 Once again we meet the Calvinist assumption that the only acceptable form of satisfaction is one in which the Father inflicts “innumerable sufferings” on the Son in a classic model of penal substitution (I.18, 100). Like Calvin, Wollebius emphasizes how the Father inflicts...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (3): 533–551.
Published: 01 September 2021
... as a witch and magician and the charges against him as a rapist? In part, this question arises because of the oddity of the pamphlet itself, which moves tacitly from the first kind of offense to the second kind as if offering a logical and natural progression. What associations might make such a progression...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (3): 585–606.
Published: 01 September 2001
... conception of social processes. Finally, I will conclude with some brief comments on alternative Christian conceptions of sacrifice which do not succumb to the modern logic of gift and exchange. Receiving the sacrifice No other sin, according to Luther, not even “manslaughter, theft, murder or adultery...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 37–63.
Published: 01 January 2010
... to the coexistence of both modes rather than their categorical difference or progressive substitution, and in the case of Shakespeare’s earliest histories, the Henry VI plays, which conspicuously avoid organizing events around a central protagonist. It is very hard to see how Everyman becomes Henry VI...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2024) 54 (1): 33–56.
Published: 01 January 2024
... on their own personal arbitrium (discretion) in deciding whether to remand defendants to torture or sentence them to the gallows. Drawing not only on Aristotelian logic and classical rhetorical theory but also on the works of contemporary philosophers, Casoni used his dialogue to lay out a rigorous...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (2): 305–330.
Published: 01 May 2009
... of the familiar images from the parish church. He now sits in church and hears sermons about texts.24 He has to agree to the authority of the text and fol- low the logic of the preacher who is asking him to follow his inferences from 312  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 39.2 / 2009...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (3): 477–486.
Published: 01 September 2021
... conclusions about early modern English performance in light of new research and theory. The article deploys new thinking about performance historiography, arguing that such perspectives unsettle the easy placement of an event in historical chronology, disrupt archival logic, and insist on a degree...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (3): 387–395.
Published: 01 September 2021
... helped make the Ricardian deposition scene legible as such. The essays in this volume take this principle to its logical conclusion: to do away with the primacy of the dramatic text altogether and train a critical eye entirely on nondramatic performances. This is not to advocate for a simple model...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (1): 125–141.
Published: 01 January 2003
... for their works in chrono- logical “gaps” in the histories of Arthur and of America. By inserting their works in the absences in the historical, they reveal their dependency on the lack of distinction between historical and fictional narrative. This practice of “filling the gaps” in history is described...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 213–231.
Published: 01 May 2016
... here by facultas instead of potestas). Following Galen closely, Lina- cre makes it clear that an activity entails kinesis [motus] and that a faculty is a kind of aitia [causa]. With all of this Linacre appears satisfied, except with facultas alone as a substitute for dunamis. In a passage...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (1): 161–181.
Published: 01 January 2009
... to a cosmopolitan perspective that substitutes the vitiated courtesan for the virgin queen. This essay considers Behn's play–as well as its antecedent, Thomas Killigrew's Thomaso –as part of a trajectory of dramatic, poetic, and prose works, including Robert Greene's Friar Bacon and Friay Bungay , Sir Walter...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (2): 269–291.
Published: 01 May 2020
... is shuttled to-and-fro between parties as various antagonists attempt to reduce the saint to the status of an object. While superficially victorious, the saints finally fall prey to the binary logic of hagiography: to triumph over interrogation, torture, and death, the saint ultimately sacrifices her own...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (3): 533–565.
Published: 01 September 2022
... skepticism, not of spontaneous emotional response. According to this logic, Edgar's adoption of the disguise of Poor Tom is deeply troubling. As Harman describes, a Bedlam beggar is “much pittied, and getteth greatly,” profiting off his targets’ sense of Christian duty. Should a target resist the Bedlam's...