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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2018) 48 (3): 433–434.
Published: 01 September 2018
... and philosophical or religious vision; and the links between conversion and authority, between conversion and violence. conversion transformation revolution religious and philosophical vision church and politics Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 This content is made freely...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2012) 42 (2): 461–486.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Utopia, Ireland, and the Tudor Shock Doctrine: Spenser’s Vision of Capitalist Imperialism Sarah Hogan Drake University Des Moines, Iowa Imaginary...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2014) 44 (2): 241–280.
Published: 01 May 2014
...,” he uncovers a tradition of religious relativism that challenges claims that tolerance was the product of practical necessity, political stale- mate, and the philosophical conviction of elites.43 Approaching the problem from the other direction, medievalists led by John Laursen and Cary...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2007) 37 (3): 531–547.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Theresa Coletti Duke University Press 2007 a The Chester Cycle in Sixteenth- Century Religious Culture Theresa Coletti University of Maryland...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2007) 37 (1): 9–55.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Palmira Brummett Duke University Press 2007 a Visions of the Mediterranean: A Classification Palmira Brummett University of Tennessee...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2011) 41 (2): 317–343.
Published: 01 May 2011
....” Dailey / Children of Promise  319 The formal transition in her visions from this external narrative frame (the sign of the outer) to the vision itself (the domain of the inner) and back again also provides a reference for how one dwells with other human beings, like those in her religious...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2014) 44 (1): 113–133.
Published: 01 January 2014
... moral and religious formation of the natural philosopher. In this essay, I consider some of the religious justifications for natu- ral philosophy in seventeenth-­century England, examining those arguments that link experiment with religious practice. A particular focus will be those...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2014) 44 (2): 373–405.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Adam Herring This article examines vision and cultural authority among the leadership of the Inca Empire of Andean South America. In Inca political society, seeing was cultural being. The essay addresses the spaces in which Inca acts of perception took place, as well as the architectural frameworks...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2015) 45 (1): 53–77.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Sharon T. Strocchia This essay examines suicidal behaviors in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Catholic convents in light of the new attitudes toward voluntary death emerging across Europe between 1500 and 1700. Focusing on Italy, which housed the greatest number of enclosed religious women on...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2014) 44 (2): 345–371.
Published: 01 May 2014
... mista , a mixed life that valued both public acts of charity and vernacular religious writing. Probing the intersection between religious and secular vocabularies in Renaissance humanism, the article argues that lay piety had a significant influence on fifteenth-century thought. Women in the early...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2011) 41 (3): 601–633.
Published: 01 September 2011
...E. Natalie Rothman This study explores how Venetian and Ottoman elites rearticulated religious and linguistic boundaries in a process that spanned both metropoles and their Dalmatian borderlands. It focuses on the case of a teenage daughter of an Ottoman-Bosnian governor, who in 1622 left her...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2016) 46 (3): 485–511.
Published: 01 September 2016
... the magisterial Reformation, too irenic for confessional history, too philosophical for religious history, and too religious for the histories of Enlightenment. At least one thing is certain: Brandt’s History of the Reformation and other Ecclesiastical Transactions in and about the Low...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2018) 48 (2): 261–300.
Published: 01 May 2018
... help parse the nuances of the distinctive narratives on which Juana rested her authority. In turn, contemporary terminology can aid in identifying certain subcategories within the celestial gender performances in Juana’s visions, such that analysis of trans, bigender, or genderqueer representations of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2015) 45 (2): 395–418.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Lady’s Platonic vision of the virtues is central to the formation of her temperate judgment. However, by foregrounding Plato’s account of motivation, Milton bypasses the central role that habituation plays in Aristotle’s understanding of education in the virtues. Milton’s suppression of the importance of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2014) 44 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 January 2014
... terms. Simone Weil's famous assertion that every school exercise is like a sacrament challenges us to reconsider the limited vocabulary we employ to describe the nature of the mind's work in both “religious” and “secular” contexts. To this end, essays explore intersections between devotional practice...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2016) 46 (1): 117–139.
Published: 01 January 2016
... of religious libertarians who flourished for a few years after the regicide in January 1649. The Ranters were highly prone to dreams and prophetic visions, which, they maintained, shaped their beliefs and actions. Abiezer Coppe’s rantings are replete with spirit, light, and alchemical...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2010) 40 (3): 559–592.
Published: 01 September 2010
... later-sixteenth-century English Protestantism. It was amid the intellectual turbulence of the mid-seventeenth century that mortalist ideas first became common currency in England, and they were not necessarily held only by religious and political radicals. But they nonetheless had radical potential in...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2016) 46 (2): 405–432.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Devin Byker This essay explores how Shakespeare's Measure for Measure investigates the possibilities of intercessory speech and action. Intercession was a crucial and diversely realized component to many forms of late medieval religious expression, in which a person would seek the aid of another to...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2016) 46 (3): 455–483.
Published: 01 September 2016
... moralist or philosopher. As he writes in his response to the “Forum Essay” in Catholic Historical Review, “To be clear: The Unintended Reformation is a history book . . . the book’s approach presupposes no substantive religious commitments, Catholic or otherwise. An atheist careful not to impose...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2016) 46 (3): 555–582.
Published: 01 September 2016
... corresponding issue of power struggle within church and state; (2) the discovery of the “racial and religious” other and the resultant issues endemic to Spanish colonialism, which had the unintended effect of vitiating the fabric of Catholicism's credibility; (3) the significance of immigration and refugee...